GOP congressmen are coming to the president’s defense amid the ongoing impeachment inquiry.
The White House is praising Customs and Border Protection officers for regaining control of U.S. borders. In a Saturday tweet, acting CBP Commissioner Mark Morgan highlighted some of the agency’s accomplishments — including a 70 percent drop in apprehensions since May.
After several witnesses were called by the House to testify about President Trump’s relations with Ukraine, many are wondering just how many more will be brought in. Unfortunately, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi can’t give an answer.
President Trump has issued pardons to several former service members convicted of war crimes. In a statement from the White House on Friday, the administration said former Chief Petty Officer Eddie Gallagher and two other soldiers have been granted clemency.
President Trump is touting his administration’s decision to issue another round of aid to American farmers. In a Sunday tweet, the president said, “our great farmers will receive another major round of cash prior to Thanksgiving, compliments of China tariffs.”
Corrupt actions by the former Obama-era vice president and secretary of state are coming to light after new leaked documents surfaced. In a bombshell tweet, activist and entrepreneur Michael Coodrey released a series of leaked documents from the Ukrainian General Prosecutor’s Office, which allegedly detail a so-called ‘slushfund’ collecting large sums of money from foreign sources.
On Friday, an aid to acting Ukraine Ambassador William Taylor told House lawmakers he overheard President Trump’s conversation with Gordon Sondland about investigating the Bidens. Reports said David Holmes testified behind closed doors that he heard Sondland telling the president Ukraine would move forward to investigate the Bidens — since Zelensky would do “anything you ask him to do.”
The Trump administration is facing pushback regarding its decision to revoke California’s statewide vehicle emission standards. 23 states — including California — filed a joint lawsuit in the D.C. Court of Appeals Friday in support of the Golden State.
The Obama administration’s concerns about Hunter Biden’s connections in Ukraine came to light during this week’s impeachment hearings. Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch admitted during questioning Friday that the Obama administration took issue with Hunter Biden’s job at Ukrainian energy company Burisma.