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Donald Trump Announces State of Emergency at the Border

President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency Friday to address the border crisis, allowing him to move outside of Congress to build border barriers. “We’re going to confront the national security crisis on our border,” Trump announced in the Rose Garden. Trump previewed the legal fight to declare the emergency, citing previous presidents using the designation. “So I’m going to be signing a national emergency, and it’s been signed many times before. … It’s rarely a problem,” he said. “They sign it, and nobody cares.” He said that the…

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Donald Trump to Announce State of Emergency Before Weekend Trip to Florida

President Donald Trump will speak Friday on the ongoing fight for border security and his decision to declare a State of Emergency. The White House scheduled a press event in the Rose Garden where Trump is expected to deliver remarks on the national security and humanitarian crisis at the Southern border. The event is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. EST. The president is expected to declare a state of emergency to redirect more than $8 billion to construct physical barriers on the Southern border, according to reports citing White House officials.…

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Donald Trump Watching for ‘Landmines’ in Compromise Funding Bill

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he was not ready to commit to signing the congressional compromise funding bill for border security until he read the final text. “We haven’t gotten it yet,” he confirmed. “We’ll be getting it and we’ll be looking for landmines because you could have that, it’s been known to happen before to people.”The president commented on the pending legislation as he met with the president and first lady of Columbia in the Oval Office. Earlier Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said that the…

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White House Ridicules Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ‘Rainbows and Unicorns’ Green Deal

White House director of strategic communications Mercedes Schlapp on Friday dismissed the New Green Deal offered by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as a socialist fantasy. “I think when you look at this proposal it’s like the idea of rainbows and unicorns, okay? We have to be realistic here,” Schlapp said in an interview with Breitbart News Daily host Alex Marlow on Sirius XM Patriot Channel 125. The “New Green Deal” plan, announced Thursday, calls for the United States to eliminate planes and internal combustion engines in ten years. “‘No Planes, Trains,…

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Maxine Waters Urges Americans Not to Watch Trump’s SOTU Address

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) said that she hopes Americans switch off their televisions during President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday evening. “I don’t even know why he wants to come and give the State of the Union,” Waters said in an interview with ESSENCE on Monday. “The state of the union under him has not been good and he has been divisive, and I think he’s putting us all in harm’s way. And so he is not worthy of being listened to.” #AClassyClapback served the way only Auntie…

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Klein: Trump Respects Independence of Intel Agencies While Obama Politicized Them

NEW YORK — Amid the flurry of news media coverage surrounding President Donald Trump’s criticism of the U.S. intelligence community, it may be instructive to recall the Obama administration was repeatedly accused of politicizing the country’s intelligence agencies to advance its own foreign policy agenda. This while Trump has said that while he may disagree with some of the Intel community’s assessments, he respects the independence of those same agencies. The uproar began last week, when Trump pushed back after U.S. agencies issued an annual report on global threats claiming…

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Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Escapes Deep Freeze in Monochromatic Camel Look, Red ‘Birkin’ Bag

First Lady Melania Trump escaped the freezing temperatures in Washington, D.C. this weekend in a monochromatic camel ensemble with rich red accents following a weeks-long photo hiatus while the federal government was shut down. Friday evening, Melania Trump stepped out alongside President Donald Trump and their son, Barron, in a camel and red two-tone wool and cashmere blend overcoat by Roksanda which retails for about $1,282. The coat — sort of a nod to her husband’s winter uniform — features subtle red stitching and a red stripe across the back…

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White House: State of the Union Address ‘Definitely Not Tomorrow’

The White House confirmed Monday that President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address will not take place Tuesday as originally scheduled. “We know it’s definitely not tomorrow,” Mercedes Schlapp, White House director of strategic communications, said in an interview on Fox News on Monday when asked about the canceled speech. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has not released a new invitation to the president after informing him last week that the address was officially canceled because of the government shutdown. Trump signed a bill temporarily ending the shutdown on Friday for three…

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Exclusive– Jim Acosta Peddled Slime: ‘Team of Vipers’ Reveals CNN Printed Unsubstantiated Dirt on Sarah Sanders to Settle Ex-Trump Aide’s Score

An excerpt from former West Wing official Cliff Sims’ new book — provided exclusively to Breitbart News ahead of the book’s public release on Monday — shows how CNN’s Jim Acosta peddled unsubstantiated misinformation from a disgruntled ex-Trump campaign aide about White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders as part of the network’s effort to push the Stormy Daniels scandal story. In other words, Sims’ book reveals that CNN pushed out an attack on a current Trump aide by an ex-Trump aide — providing the ex-Trump aide with anonymity to…

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Donald Trump Signs Bill Ending Longest Government Shutdown in History

President Donald Trump signed a bill to reopen the government for three weeks, ending the partial government shutdown late Friday night. The White House sent a statement notifying reporters that the bill had been signed by the president. No press was present for the bill signing, which ended the 35-day partial government shutdown – the longest in history. Earlier in the evening, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signed the bill with eight pens in a public ceremony and gave the pens as souvenirs to her House Democratic colleagues. The hastily passed bill will…

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