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Trump talks health care, Congress and taxes in presser after meeting with McConnell [Video + Transcript]

President Donald Trump press conference 10-16-17

President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell make joint statements and answer questions from the media after their working lunch Monday. Full transcript of Trump’s Rose Garden Press Conference 10/16/17 THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much. I just want to say that we just spent quite a bit of time inside with the Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who ...

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White House Press Briefing 10/16/17 [Canceled]

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Update: The president held a surprise press conference in the Rose Garden at the time this was scheduled. The White House Press Office has not said whether Trump’s conference replaced this briefing or not, but the feed has concluded saying “no events scheduled.” CDN believes the press briefing is now canceled. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders holds a ...

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Spectrum Customers Won’t Lose Those 23 Channels – For Now


Charter Spectrum and Viacom have reportedly extended the deadline for negotiations that could cause 23 cable network channels to go dark. The current contract expired Sunday night, but the two parties are rumored to have extended negotiations to avoid a blackout. Viacom Inc and Charter Communications Inc agreed on a short-term extension of their renewal deadline, a source familiar with ...

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Diplomacy with North Korea to continue ‘until first bomb drops’: Tillerson

Rex Tillerson on CNN State of the Union 10-15-17

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that the U.S. will continue diplomatic efforts to achieve the administration’s goals for North Korea until military action is unavoidable. In an interview on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Tillerson dismissed host Jake Tapper’s thinking that Trump has decided that diplomacy is a waste of time. Tapper showed two tweets by the president ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Monday, October 16, 2017

Air Force One

President Donald Trump will receive his daily intelligence briefing then hold a Cabinet Meeting. In the afternoon, the president will have lunch with Vice President Mike Pence and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell after which McConnel and Trump will hold a previously unscheduled joint press conference. The president will then depart the White House for Joint Base Andrews, en route to ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Sunday, October 15, 2017

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President Donald Trump is staying in-residence at the White House this weekend. While Saturday featured a golf outing and dinner in downtown D.C., Sunday’s schedule has no public events. Check back often as things do change from time-to-time. Trump will play golf with Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) Sunday morning. President Trump’s schedule for 10/15/17 No public events 10:03 am Depart ...

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President Donald Trump’s Schedule for Saturday, October 14, 2017

Donald Trump playing golf

President Donald Trump will stay in-residence at the White House this weekend. While he has no public events scheduled for Saturday, a round of golf at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling, Virginia seems in the offing. Golf Clubs were loaded into a presidential motorcade vehicle while Trump and Sen. Lindsey Graham entered the presidential limo – and off they go to ...

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Social Security Administration Announces 2.0% COLA Increase

The Social Security Administration announced Friday that it will increase Social Security and Supplemental Security Income benefits for more than 66 million Americans by 2.0%. “The 2.0 percent cost-of-living adjustment (COLA) will begin with benefits payable to more than 61 million Social Security beneficiaries in January 2018, SSA said in a statement. “Increased payments to more than 8 million SSI ...

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CBS Takes a Knee, Does Not Show Anthem


The NFL Thursday Night Football game between the Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles featured a new twist in the National Anthem protests – CBS and the NFL Network decided not to televise the pre-game playing of “The Star Spangled-Banner.” None of the players on either team kneeled during the anthem according to accounts of fans attending the game although two ...

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Veterans Experience Waves of Fun with Wounded Warrior Project

Wounded Warrior Project AZSurfing

TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Even though Arizona has no ocean coastline, veterans and their families recently had the opportunity to master the art of surfing in Tempe thanks to Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). WWP partnered with Big Surf to offer veterans and their families five weeks of surf sessions. While surfing is often recognized for its physical health benefits, it also promotes mental health by ...

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FBI Investigating complaints of officials misappropriating emergency supplies in Puerto Rico

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The San Juan office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation said that it is looking into “mishandling and misappropriation of emergency supplies” in Puerto Rico. “The FBI has received numerous complaints of mishandling and misappropriation of emergency supplies provided by the federal government for the people of Puerto Rico, by local government officials,” the FBI in San Juan posted to ...

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Trump ends Obama-era war on coal

Trump speaks at Faith and Freedom Coalition conference

WASHINGTON, DC, Oct 13 – “The ‘climate changers’ came out in full force when the EPA announced earlier this week that it was ending the Obama-era war on coal by scrapping Mr. Obama’s Clean Power Plan.  But, America has the world’s largest reserves of coal – an asset that should not be dismissed out of hand for a variety of ...

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Trump Announces Iran Strategy [Live Stream]

Trump givng speech

President Donald Trump will announce his strategy on Iran from the Diplomatic Reception Room in the White House Friday afternoon. “It is time for the entire world to join us in demanding that Iran’s government end its pursuit of death and destruction,” Trump is expected to say. It is widely expected that the president will choose not to recertify the ...

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