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Watch Live: The White House Hosts Conference on ‘Opportunity Zones’ in Local Communities

President Donald Trump will join a White House conference on Opportunity Zones on Wednesday, as the White House plans to host community leaders to discuss the project. The conference begins at 1:00 p.m. EST and the President is scheduled to speak at 2:00 p.m. EST. The named locations direct large tax incentives and government investment to help underserved communities. The president met with his Opportunity and Revitalization Council earlier this month together with Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson. “We will work to streamline regulations, improve education, promote affordable…

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Donald Trump to Democrats: Change the Laws or We’re Putting More Illegals in Sanctuary Cities

President Donald Trump threatened Friday to send more illegal immigrants to Democrat-run sanctuary cities if they failed to change the existing immigration and asylum laws. He told a group of reporters that he was “strongly looking at” the idea after visiting Texas and California and the border, where his administration was constructing new physical barriers. “If they don’t agree, we might as well do what they always say they want. We’ll bring in the illegals … we’ll bring them to sanctuary city areas, and let that particular area take care…

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Man Attempts to Light Jacket on Fire Outside the White House

The U.S. Secret Service on Friday afternoon apprehended a man attempting to light his jacket on fire outside the White House, according to several reports. CNN reporter Jeremy Diamond said the unidentified man was being treated for injuries following the incident and posed no threat to President Donald Trump. NBC 4 reports that agents evacuated the North Lawn of the White House, along with Lafayette Square and sidewalks near the area. Members of the media were ordered to remain in the West Wing. Agents also found a suspicious package near the man, who…

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