Last Updated Feb 26, 2017 3:17 PM EST With President Donald Trump expected to release his revised travel ban this week, former CIA Director John Brennan said Sunday that he doesn’t believe it will make the country significantly safer. “I don’t think the travel ban is going to help in any significant way,” Brennan told […]
As Republicans try to figure out how to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Ohio Gov. John Kasich says they’ll encounter “a problem” passing replacement legislation with some House conservatives if it still includes any vestiges of the original law. Because of that, he said, the GOP will need to reach out to Democrats to be successful. […]
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s choice to be secretary of the Navy, businessman Philip Bilden, said Sunday he was withdrawing from consideration for the post, citing concerns about privacy and separating himself from his business interests. Bilden’s withdrawal raises similar issues to that of Vincent Viola, Trump’s nominee for Army secretary who stepped aside earlier […]
February 26, 2017, 6:30 PM| Republicans are looking for marching orders from President Trump. They hope to receive some during his first address to a joint session of Congress. It’s unclear what policies Mr. Trump will advocate, but Democrats have made it clear that they’ll be listening and ready to organize opposition. Errol Barnett reports.
SAN DIEGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday that it plans to start awarding contracts by mid-April for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall with Mexico, signaling that he is aggressively pursuing plans to erect “a great wall” along the 2,000-mile border. The agency said it will request bids on or around March […]
Today in the Trump Administration The governors President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump host a dinner for governors who are attending their annual winter meeting in Washington. VP Pence and the Second Lady join the President. Kasich on “Face the Nation” The Ohio governor talked with President Trump Friday about health-care and the upcoming […]
Tornado cleanup still continues for some residents of Sequatchie County. Over 100 volunteers brought food, chainsaws and heavy machinery to help clear large tree debris. The tornado blew through the town at 130 miles-per-hour last November and destroyed over a dozen homes. Crews worked on the Ivan Condra farm today to help prepare for spring […]
WASHINGTON — A White House national security staffer resigned after eight days in the Trump administration. The Maryland woman is a Muslim-American whose family emigrated from Bangladesh. She was a holdover from the Obama White House who had hoped to stay. “It was a very tense and unwelcoming feeling,” Rumana Ahmed said. Ahmed worked as […]
February 25, 2017, 6:33 PM| President Trump says that he will not be attending the White House correspondents’ dinner this April. He wrote on Twitter “Please wish everyone well and have a great evening.” The tweet comes after he met with the Republican governors of Florida and Wisconsin. Errol Barnett reports.
February 25, 2017, 6:31 PM| Hundreds of Democratic National Committee members gathered in Atlanta for their most dramatic leadership vote since the 1980s. Former Labor Secretary Tom Perez, the first Latino chair of the DNC, is now in charge of rebuilding the party and turning opposition to President Trump into votes for Democrats. Tony Dokoupil […]