President Trump

Pres. Trump Signs Stop-Gap Spending Bill, Temporarily Funds Gov’t Until December 22

The government will remain open after a short-term spending bill was pushed through Congress. A short-term spending bill was passed through the House with an overwhelming majority on Thursday, and moved on to the Senate where Democrat votes were needed to reach the 60 vote threshold. Meanwhile, President Trump met with congressional leaders from both parties to negotiate a long-term spending deal.

Pres. Trump Weighs Plans to Establish Private Intel Agency

President Trump is reportedly weighing a proposal to establish a private intelligence agency to counter ‘deep state’ opposition to his presidency. The proposed network will have global outreach, including countries such as Iran and North Korea, and would operate unofficially.