Category Archives: U.S. Politics

Sean Spicer Updates Press On Supreme Court Pick During Another Contentious White House Daily Brief

January 31, 2017 C-SPAN News
Press Secretary Sean Spicer briefed reporters at the White House and responded to their questions on a variety of topics, including the president’s travel ban, Cabinet nominations, a pending cybersecurity executive order, and the president’s Supreme Court nominee announcement scheduled that evening.

U.S. Relationship With Israel Under President Trump

January 30, 2017 C-SPAN News
The Washington Institute hosted a discussion with Israeli Cabinet Minister Tzachi Hanegbi and former Israeli Ambassador Itamar Rabinovich on the future of U.S.-Israel relations. Speakers also analyzed the prospects of a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the upcoming meeting between President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the Iran nuclear agreement, and President Trump’s pledge to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Does President Trump’s Travel Ban Make The United States MORE or LESS Safe?

January 30, 2017 C-SPAN News
Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “Will the Trump administration’s travel ban make the country more safe or less safe?” On January 27, the president suspended entry into the U.S. of all refugees for 120 days; indefinitely halted Syrian refugees from entering the country; and blocked for 90 days entry for residents of the predominantly Muslim countries Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen.

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer On Media Bias And President Trump

January 30, 2017 C-SPAN News
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and a panel of journalists that cover the White House participated in a discussion about media coverage of President Trump at George Washington University in Washington, DC. Topics included press access to President Trump, coverage of executive orders, public perception of the media, and media bias.

Elizabeth Warren “We Will Fight Donald Trump In The Courts! We Will Fight Donald Trump In Congress!”

January 30, 2017 C-SPAN News
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) held a news conference outside the Supreme Court to call for the reversal of President Trump’s travel ban on refugees and immigrants from several Middle East countries. Includes Senators Elizabeth Warren and Cory Booker.

President Trump “Where Was The Outrage Of Democrats When All Of Our Companies Were Fleeing To Mexico

January 30, 2017 C-SPAN News
President Trump signed an executive order cutting government regulations on small and large businesses. He made briefing remarks before the signing, claiming it the largest cut by far in terms of regulations. The order requires government agencies to revoke two regulations for each new one they issue.

C-SPAN Caller’s Question: What Do YOU Think About President Trump’s Refugee Ban?

January 29, 2017 C-SPAN News
Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on President Trump’s executive action on immigration. Two days earlier the president suspended entry into the U.S. of all refugees for 120 days; indefinitely halted Syrian refugees from entering the country; and blocked for 90 days entry for residents of the predominantly Muslim countries Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen.

President Trump Signs Executive Order Halting ALL Immigration From 7 Primarily Muslim Countries

January 27, 2017 MSM News http://MOXNews.com
President Trump participated in a ceremonial swearing-in for Defense Secretary James Mattis. Following the swearing-in, President Trump delivered brief remarks and signed an executive order allowing for new vetting measures of refugees that he said would prevent terrorists from entering the country. This is the Executive Order being called a “travel ban” it is also being called a “Muslim Ban”. He also signed another order to expand and modernize the military, including its nuclear arsenal and special operation forces.