House Delays Vote on GOP Immigration Bill

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter Trump signed an executive order on Thursday to keep immigrant families together, Republican leaders in the House found themselves needing to delay a vote on immigration legislation. House Republicans were struggling to convince other GOP lawmakers to vote in favor of the legislation, leaving them without enough support to pass the bill. The vote has been rescheduled several times. It was first delayed until Friday morning, and was then suddenly delayed until next week following a strategy meeting between GOP leaders. The bill had…

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Trump Threatens More Tariffs on $200 Billion Chinese Goods

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppMonday evening the White House announced that it would add more tariffs to $200 billion worth of Chinese goods if China imposes tariffs on $50 billion worth of U.S. goods. However, China announced these tariffs as a response to the 25% tariffs on $50 billion Chinese goods that the U.S. announced on Friday.  China is also not the only one the U.S. intends to raise tariffs against. Some people believe that the U.S. is trying to start a trade war. U.S. President believes these tariffs…

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Trump administration struggles to handle backlash from tough immigration policies

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppBetween the recent contradictory statements between its members and their controversial public statements, the White House has recently struggled to manage their immigration policies and the possible changes to them that are on the way. This is all a result of a policy that enabled U.S. officials to separate migrating children from their families at the U.S. border, and the way that the Trump administration tried to defend the procedures. The recent press briefings at the White House have done little to improve the public…

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Financial disclosure forms state that Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump earned 82$ million last year

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppOn Monday, financial disclosure forms were released stating that Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, the president’s son-in-law and daughter, made at least 82$ million in outside income during last year. They both work as senior White House advisers. Of those numbers, Ivanka Trump earned 5.9$ million between her revenue from the Trump International Hotel and the Trump Organization, and Kushner earned 5$ million from the apartment complex he acquired last year. This data demonstrates that the couple has been able to keep bringing substantial and…

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When Science Fiction Becomes Reality: The United States and North Korea

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter five hours of talks on June 12th between U.S. President Donald Trump and Supreme Leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un, an agreement was made and a document was signed. The talks were expected to last much longer. Announcements include the denuclearization of North Korea, the end of U.S. military exercises in South Korea and US-provided security assurances for North Korea. Though no statements clarified if the US goal of the “verifiable and irreversible denuclearization” of North Korea was accomplished, according to CNN. Previously in…

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