Senate passes stopgap funding bill to avert shutdown
Congress passed a one-week stopgap funding bill Friday to prevent a government shutdown on the 100th day of the Trump administration. Senators cleared the continuing resolution by voice vote shortly after the House voted 382-30 on the legislation.
Trump signs order that could open California coastal waters to new drilling
Congress averts shutdown hours before deadline, vote for weeklong extension
Congress passes short-term funding bill to avoid government shutdown
What Weve Learned 100 Days In: The Trust Deficit Is the Core Problem
The narcissism and paranoia are issues, but the biggest concern is that Donald Trump trusts no one. This will be his downfall—or maybe ours. Gail Sheehy. 04.28.17 10:10 AM ET. In a world spinning radically out of control, can we trust President Trump ...
Trump's report card: His best, his worst and what he should do next
Trump's report card is in: Your guide to commentary on his first 100 days
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100 days of jokes: Late-night comedy's best material during the Trump presidency
This was supposed to be a really weird time for late-night comedians. In the run-up to Inauguration Day, there was plenty of hand-wringing and anticipation about how the hosts would tackle the news of the day after such a political upset, with Donald ...
Trump's first 100 days could have been different
Trump's first 100 days destroyed the myth that government should be run like a business
President Trump at 100 days: No honeymoon but no regrets (POLL)
The Trump administration just signaled it may take the only action that could actually stop North Korea
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signaled on Friday that the Trump administration may have finally accepted the one course of action that could stop North Korea's nuclear threat to the world: direct talks. After months of US military posturing and ...
Tillerson calls for 'painful' measures to punish North Korea
Don't let North Korea's nukes overshadow human rights abuses
US says failure to act on North Korea could be catastrophic
Fatter Paychecks Set to Perk Up U.S. Growth as Consumer Rebounds
Weak consumer spending slowed the U.S. expansion to a crawl in the first quarter, a setback economists view as temporary as wage gains buttress household confidence. Americans spent at the slowest pace since 2009, while a pickup in inflation ate into ...
US economy grew at sluggish 0.7 percent in first quarter of 2017
The Latest: NRA crowd erupts in boos at images of Clinton
WASHINGTON — The Latest on the NRA's annual convention (all times local):. 12:35 p.m.. People advocating for stricter gun control measures are gathering in downtown Atlanta ahead of President Donald Trump's appearance at the National Rifle ...
NRA event: Inside the acres and acres of guns on display
NRA Annual Meetings | NRA-ILA Leadership Forum
Arkansas executes Kenneth Williams, 4th inmate in 8 days
(CNN) Arkansas executed its fourth inmate in eight days, ending a frantic schedule as the state's supply of a sedative it uses in lethal injections expires at the end of April. Kenneth Williams, 38, initially was sentenced to life in prison for the ...
Arkansas carries out country's first back-to-back executions in almost two decades
Obama The Hamiltonian
Taking money from an investment bank in the form of a speaking fee is not immoral, it is eminently reasonable. 04/28/2017 10:57 am ET. When former President Barack Obama decided to take $400,000 from a Wall Street investment bank for the first paid ...
Sanders: Obama's $400K Wall Street speech 'unfortunate'
Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she is "troubled" by Obama's speaking fees
Obama scores another $400K speaking fee amid criticism
The Obamas face the paid-speaking circuit — and all the questions that come with it
ORLANDO — When Barack and Michelle Obama left the White House, they both spoke longingly of a break from life in the public eye. But following a months-long vacation, they have started to tap into the lucrative paid-speaking circuit that has enriched ...
Michelle Obama: 'I won't run for office' for my children
In Orlando, Michelle Obama talks about goals, avoids Trump
Michelle Obama says she won't run for office
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Trump Orders Easing Safety Rules Implemented After Gulf Oil Spill
New York Times
A Royal Dutch Shell drilling rig Kulluk aground off a small island near Kodiak Island in 2013. The Obama administration banned offshore drilling off some portions of the Atlantic and Alaskan coasts. Credit Sara Francis/U.S. Coast Guard, via Associated ...
Trump signs order aimed at opening Arctic drilling
Trump Signs Executive Order On Offshore Drilling And Marine Sanctuaries
Trump signs order to roll back Obama's offshore drilling limits