Congress

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Saturday, December 22, 2018

US government partially shut down after no deal on border wall

US government partially shut down after no deal on border wall

US government partially shut down after no deal on border wall

The US government has partially shut down after Democrats refused to meet President Donald Trump's demands for five billion dollars to start erecting his Mexican border wall.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to US Congress

Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to US Congress about Russian project

Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen admits lying to US Congress

Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump’s former lawyer, has appeared before a federal judge to plead guilty to lying to Congress about work he did on an aborted project to build a Trump Tower in Russia.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Donald Trump harassment allegations renewed after three women go on media tour

Donald Trump harassment allegations renewed after three women launch media tour

Trump harassment allegations renewed after three women go on media tour

Jessica Leeds, Samantha Holvey and Rachel Crooks first made claims of alleged harassment during the 2016 presidential campaign

Friday, November 24, 2017

Friday, November 24, 2017

A number of celebrities push Ivanka Trump to support DREAM act on Instagram

A number of celebrities push Ivanka Trump to support DREAM act on Instagram

A number of celebrities push Ivanka Trump to support DREAM act on Instagram

The call was originally made by Sophia Amoruso, the founder of the Nasty Gal store

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Gun debate stalls in Congress following Texas gun rampage after Republicans back Donald Trump's blaming of mental health

Gun debate stalls in Congress following Texas gun rampage

Gun debate stalls in Congress following Texas gun rampage

Many representatives agreed with Donald Trump that the shooting was the result of a mental health problem, not gun laws

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Obamacare repeal: Republicans reported to have privately admitted defeat

Donald Trump vows to use executive order to destroy Obamacare

Donald Trump vows to use executive order to destroy Obamacare

The promise to scrap the Affordable Care Act was a cornerstone of Donald Trump's presidential campaign

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Republican representative blasts Donald Trump's delay in ending DACA program, calls it 'suicide'

Republican Representative blasts Donald Trump's delay in ending DACA program, calls it 'suicide'

Republican Representative blasts Donald Trump's delay in ending DACA program

Steve King called for the US President to end the program immediately

Donald Trump to scrap DACA 'Dreamers' program despite tech giants' plea

Donald Trump to scrap DACA 'Dreamers' program despite tech giants' plea

Donald Trump to scrap DACA 'Dreamers' program despite tech giants' plea

Apple, Facebook, and a number of other corporations had urged the president not to discard the program, which protects around 800,000 workers from deportation

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Donald Trump threatens to shut down government if Mexico border wall is blocked

Donald Trump threatens to shut down government if Mexico border wall is blocked

Donald Trump threatens to shut down government if Mexico border wall is blocked

The wall was a foundation promise of the President's campaign

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

'North Korea tensions are now typical due to Donald Trump's lack of credibility'

'Donald Trump is stirring North Korea crisis to detract from Russia probe'

'Donald Trump is stirring North Korea crisis to detract from Russia probe'

North Korea says it could fire four missiles towards the US territory of Guam

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ken Livingstone 'disappointed but not surprised' by High Court Tony Blair decision

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and oil industry' saved Tony Blair from prosecution

Ken Livingstone claims 'establishment and big oil' saved Blair from prosecution

Former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone spoke to George Galloway about the High Court decision to block a charge brought by a former Iraqi army commander

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Donald Trump celebrates Republican wins in Georgia and South Carolina

Donald Trump celebrates Republican wins in Georgia and South Carolina

Donald Trump celebrates Republican wins in Georgia and South Carolina

The Republican party held onto the seats in the House of Representatives, and the President praised the result on Twitter

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Shooting reported near congressional baseball practice in Virginia

Shooting reported near congressional baseball practice in Virginia

Shooting reported near congressional baseball practice

Details of the attack are still emerging

Democrats file lawsuit against Donald Trump over foreign payments

Democrats file lawsuit against Donald Trump over foreign payments

Democrats file lawsuit against Donald Trump over foreign payments

Nearly 200 Democrats have thrown their weight behind a legal case regarding alleged payments made to the President through his businesses by foreign governments

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Donald Trump reportedly shared 'highly classified' Isis intelligence with Russian officials

Donald Trump admits sharing Isis intel with Russia: 'I have every right to do it'

Donald Trump admits sharing Isis intel with Russia: 'I have every right to do it

The information was supposedly shared when the US president met Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov with the ambassador last week

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

United Airlines boss Oscar Munoz personally apologises for violent removal of passenger

United Airlines boss Oscar Munoz: We'll offer passengers up to $10,000 to avoid David Dao repeat

United Airlines CEO: We'll offer passengers up to $10,000 to give up their seats

Oscar Munoz has said the airline is reevaluating its overbooking policies and incentives

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

It is thought that 1,000 joints could be handed out

US lawmakers to be given hundreds of free cannabis joints to mark ‘420 day’

US lawmakers to be given hundreds of free cannabis joints to mark ‘420 day’

Campaign group backing repeal of key pro-cannabis amendment to hand out 1,000 joints outside Congress

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Congress tells Donald Trump to stop deleting his tweets

Congress tells Donald Trump: stop deleting your tweets

Congress tells Donald Trump: stop deleting your tweets

The main legislative body of the US government claims deleting tweets represents a breach of the Presidential Records Act

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Donald Trump defends 'improved vetting procedures' in first speech in Congress

Donald Trump announces new agency to publish weekly immigrant crime sheet

Donald Trump announces new agency to publish immigrant crimes

The new President gave his first address to Congress this morning - and prompted audible groans with his new policy

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

Trump typos: President's Instagram and inauguration poster show glaring mistakes

Donald Trump posts fake Abraham Lincoln quote on Instagram (after leaving a typo in his portrait)

Trump publishes fake Lincoln quote as social media embarrassment continues

The President posted a quote falsely attributed to Abraham Lincoln and there's a misspelt word on an inauguration poster