The Presidents most trusted body guard will face questioning from a congressional committee next week, regarding the President’s 2013 trip to Moscow. The House Intelligence Committee reported Friday, the investigation into Keith Schiller is part of it’s continuing investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
As the effort to overhaul the tax code continues, GOP leaders continue considering repealing Obamacare’s individual mandate as part of the bill. House Ways and Means Committee Chair Kevin Brady said Friday President Trump has told him three times he wants the mandate repealed as part of tax legislation.
President Trump departs for Japan; the first stop on his historic trip to Asia. Once he lands, The President is expected to speak with U.S. and Japanese forces at an air base later Saturday, to discuss the importance of combating North Korean threats.
President Trump arrived in Hawaii as he begins the longest trip to Asia by an American President in more than a quarter of a century. The President and First Lady Melania were draped with leis after they arrived at Hickam Air Force Base Friday afternoon.
Violent left-wing group Antifa is set to descend on major cities across the country as part of a large scale protest. Thousands of anti-government activists will take to the streets later Saturday to call for the removal of President Trump from office.
President Trump is set to make his first presidential tour of Asia. One America’s Eric Solomon has more on what he’s looking to accomplish during his visit.
President Trump says the congressional investigation into alleged Russian collusion is a disgrace, and is bad for the country. In a recent interview, he said the probes have revealed there was *no collusion whatsoever.” He added, the Russian-sponsored ads on Facebook were irrelevant to the 2016 presidential race.
Former Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl avoids jail time after pleading guilty to desertion charges. A judge ruled for Bergahl to be dishonorably discharge and lose his title rank, as well as forfeit his pay. On Monday, Bergdahl’s lawyers filed a surprise motion to dismiss the case, saying President Trump’s comments influenced the case.
Top GOP lawmakers say they will bring an immigration overhaul bill to the floor early next year. This comes after President Trump discussed immigration reform with House GOP leaders Thursday. Republicans say their focus on tax reform and confirming President Trump’s nominees does not allow time to pass an immigration bill before the year’s end.