The Trump administration is considering the return and expansion of a rule that Congress killed last year, which required drug testing for unemployment benefits.
A Harvard law professor is praising U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley for announcing a major cut to the U.N.’s budget next year. On Monday, Alan Dershowitz said that Haley did exactly the right thing.
The Trump administration plans to eliminate costly Obama-era regulations on offshore drilling. According to a new report, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement is poised to reverse certain bureaucratic measures on offshore operations. The administrations is reportedly set to erase an Obama-era rule on equipment inspection.
As President Trump continues efforts to keep Americans safe, a Federal Appeals Court rules against the latest travel order, saying it would exceed his authority. A panel of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against the third version of the President’s travel order Friday, claiming it violates federal law.
Defense Secretary James Mattis is visiting troops at Guantanamo Bay, marking the first trip to the U.S. Navy base by a Pentagon chief in more than 16 years. Mattis met with troops Thursday to support them during this Christmas season, and to thank them for their service.
President Trump approves lethal-arms exports to Ukraine, reversing a previous Obama-era decision. The White House approved the more than $41 million sale of sniper systems, and related equipment to Ukraine Wednesday.
The American Envoy to the United Nations says there is “undeniable proof” that Iran is breaking international law. On Thursday, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley stood in front of what she said was an Iranian-made missile, and accused Iran of supplying it to Houthi rebels in Yemen.
The Trump administration takes its first steps toward an infrastructure overhaul. On Tuesday, the president’s policy adviser D.J. Gribbin said he plans to make the process for obtaining federal funding more transparent.
CNN comes under fire by President Trump, for once again publishing false reports regarding the Trump Administration. The President blast CNN implying the company used fake news to launch a planned attack against him. A now redacted report from the disgraced news network implied the President and his son received a decryption key, or hacked documents regarding the Clinton campaign before being publicly released by Wikileaks.