News > U.S.

Graham urging Trump to reopen government for a few weeks

2 monthes ago   |   By

WASHINGTON - A Republican lawmaker advising President Donald Trump said he is encouraging the president to reopen the government for several weeks to continue negotiating with Democrats over funding for a U.S.-Mexico border wall before the president takes the more drastic step of declaring a national emergency.
But that may be wishful thinking, given that Sen. Lindsey Graham also says Trump still wants to reach a deal for the wall before agreeing to reopen shuttered government departments. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a leading Democratic negotiator, insists that Trump reopen the government...
Read more ...

 

Graham urges Trump to reopen government for 3 weeks; endorses national emergency consideration

Graham urges Trump to reopen government for 3 weeks; endorses national emergency consideration

2 monthes ago   |   By

Sen. Lindsey Graham also says President Trump wants to reach a deal for the wall before agreeing to reopen shuttered government departments.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   U.S.      Republicans      Donald Trump      Democrats      News  


UK officials approve measure taking greater control of sluggish Brexit process

UK officials approve measure taking greater control of sluggish Brexit process

Elected representatives voted to take more control of Brexit to have the country leave the European Union. Read more ...

Iowa State's Sweet 16 dreams dashed with loss to Missouri State

Iowa State's Sweet 16 dreams dashed with loss to Missouri State

Eleven seed Missouri State beat 3 seed Iowa State Read more ...

'Be proud of being Hispanic': Student advocates head to DC to meet with...

'Be proud of being Hispanic': Student advocates head to DC to meet with lawmakers

Students from Raleigh's Hispanic community headed to Washington, D.C., on Monday to meet with lawmakers for the next two days. Read more ...

'Egg Boy' explains what his mom thinks of incident, says money will benefit...

'Egg Boy' explains what his mom thinks of incident, says money will benefit mosque shooting victims

Teen gives his first TV interview since becoming an online hero for cracking an egg on politician's head. Read more ...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at...

Officials: Father of Sandy Hook victim found dead of apparent suicide at town hall

So sad... He was the father of Avielle Richman, a first-grader who was among the 20 children and six adults killed in the 2012 shooting. Read more ...

20 years in prison for man who stabbed his girlfriend 22 times

20 years in prison for man who stabbed his girlfriend 22 times

On Monday, the district attorney's office reported that Agustin Serrano, 30, was sentenced for the attempted murder of the woman he dated. Read more ...

Owner of lost military doll identified after viral Facebook post

Owner of lost military doll identified after viral Facebook post

Less than an hour after a post went viral, the owner of a missing military doll found at an airport recently has been identified. Read more ...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to...

Trump's attorney doesn't want Trump's 'confidential' written responses to Mueller released

Jay Sekulow, an attorney for President Donald Trump, said Monday he does not want the written answers the president submitted to special counsel Robert Mueller to be released... Read more ...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's...

Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, other celebs help introduce Apple's streaming TV service

Apple announced a new streaming service, Apple TV Plus, which will house its original shows and movies and could compete with Netflix, Amazon and cable TV itself. Read more ...

For the second time in a week, a Parkland shooting survivor has died in an...

For the second time in a week, a Parkland shooting survivor has died in an apparent suicide

"Unfortunately, what we've learned is that the survivors of a traumatic event like a school shooting carry with them a lot of guilt, anxiety, pressures, depression even," one... Read more ...