Friday, 28 July 2017
News with tag Washington  RSS
Trump urged Washington to stop bank mergers in 2004 letter

Added: 28.07.2017 11:01 | 8 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump warned the administration of George W. Bush in 2004 that big U.S. bank mergers were "totally out of control" and should be stopped as they were forcing businesses to borrow money from foreigners, according to a letter seen by Reuters.


Obamacare repeal Bill voted down by US Senate in stinging blow to Donald Trump

Added: 28.07.2017 7:19 | 14 views | 0 comments

July 28, 2017 8:24 AM
WASHINGTON (REUTERS, BLOOMBERG) - US Senate Republicans failed to overturn the healthcare law known as Obamacare early on Friday (July 28), in a stinging blow to President Donald Trump that effectively ended the Republican Party’s seven-year quest to repeal the 2010 Affordable Care Act.  


US Senate blocks Republican healthcare Bill, jeopardising Obamacare repeal

Added: 28.07.2017 7:00 | 14 views | 0 comments

July 28, 2017 8:24 AM
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) - Republican Senator John McCain joined with two of his GOP colleagues to block a stripped-down Obamacare repeal Bill early Friday (July 28), throwing into doubt the party’s months-long effort to pass a healthcare Bill.


Senate Moves Toward Vote on ‘Skinny Repeal’ of Obamacare

Added: 28.07.2017 5:54 | 14 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON - The Senate is considering a slimmed-down repeal of Obamacare late on Thursday, even though a number of senators who plan to vote for it actually expressed their hope that it doesn't actually become law. The bill repeals the individual and employer mandate, and defund Planned Parenthood for a year. It also rolls back...


Singapore tech firm CSE Global fined US$12 million for apparent violation of Iran sanctions

Added: 28.07.2017 4:49 | 13 views | 0 comments

July 28, 2017 11:49 AM
WASHINGTON - Singapore-based technology company CSE Global has agreed to pay more than US$12 million (S$16 million) to settle 104 apparent violations of Iran sanctions by its subsidiary.


Jeff Sessions vows more leak prosecutions in wake of Trump criticism; says recusing himself was 'right decision'

Added: 28.07.2017 4:21 | 14 views | 0 comments

July 28, 2017 11:21 AM
WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG, WASHINGTON POST) - US Attorney General Jeff Sessions vowed to ramp up criminal investigations into leaks of sensitive information, his first comments on the issue since a series of tweets from President Donald Trump taunting him for being too weak.


Bills' Washington: Learned from gun incident

Added: 28.07.2017 4:04 | 4 views | 0 comments

Bills' Washington: Learned from gun incident


The Quest to Prove Collusion Is Crumbling

Added: 28.07.2017 3:59 | 18 views | 0 comments

, Washington Post
While everyone is fixated on President Trump’s unbecoming and inexplicable assault on Attorney General Jeff Sessions, the media has been trying to sneak away from the "Russian collusion" story. That’s right. For all the breathless hype, the on-air furrowed brows and the not-so-veiled hopes that this could be Watergate, Jared Kushner’s statement and testimony before Congress have made Democrats and many in the media come to the realization that the collusion they were counting on just isn’t there.

John Dickerson on White House infighting

Added: 28.07.2017 3:00 | 16 views | 0 comments

CBS News chief Washington correspondent and "Face the Nation" anchor John Dickerson weighs in on the ongoing feud between chief of staff Reince Priebus and communications director Anthony Scaramucci.


Older articles »

Copyright © 2008-2017 USweekly  - all rights reserved