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Trump rages at Democrats as investigations advance on multiple fronts  POLITICO

President Donald Trump has spent weeks insisting that Democrats and the country need to move on from the Mueller report and questions about Russian ...

Tillerson told lawmakers Putin was more prepared than Trump in Germany meeting  CNN

Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told lawmakers that Russian President Vladimir Putin was more prepared than President Donald Trump for their meeting ...

Most presidents don't pardon murderers. Trump did, and may again.  CNN

(CNN) Where the military sees possible war crimes, President Donald Trump sees injustice. He is considering Memorial Day pardons for a number of US *service* ...

Wells Fargo, TD Bank have already given Trump-related financial documents to Congress  NBC News

Wells Fargo and TD Bank are the two of nine institutions that have complied with subpoenas by the House Financial Services Committee on the Trump ...

Justin Amash calls Trump 'irresponsible' after threat to block legislation amid investigations  CNN

Michigan GOP Rep. Justin Amash said on Wednesday that President Donald Trump's threat to hold up legislation until Democrats drop their investigations into ...

It just got harder for Donald Trump to keep his tax returns a secret  CNN

President Donald Trump has been consistent about very few things during his relatively-short political life. But on one front he has been adamant: He will not ...

'One tweet away from a U-turn on policy' – Trump's Twitter feed confounds economic forecasters and investors  CNBC

Among the many ways Trump has shattered White House norms, his impulsive public communications rank among the most consequential. By inspiring ...

Twitter co-founder calls President Trump 'master of the platform'  CNN

President Donald Trump is a "master" of Twitter, according to the company's co-founder Ev Williams.

Feeling the impact of Trump's foreign worker squeeze  BBC News

US firms say President Trump has made it harder to hire the skilled foreign workers they need.

The Taxpayer Tab for Trump’s Golf Outings Tops $100 Million: Report  New York Magazine

Donald Trump has made dozens of trips to play golf, costing the U.S. taxpayer more than $100 million.

Trump Rose Garden today: Hope of bipartisanship fades as Trump cuts Pelosi, Schumer meeting short over "cover-up" comment, addresses nation from White House today  CBS News

Any remaining hope of bipartisanship faded quickly Wednesday as President Trump cut short a scheduled meeting with top Democrats on infrastructure and ...

Trump's trade war polls badly in key states like Pennsylvania, threatening his support for 2020  CNBC

More voters in five key industrial states disapprove than approve of Trump's handling of trade — 56% to 41%, according to a report.

Senator claims Trump may use Iran threat to sell bombs to Saudis without Congress' approval  CNBC

U.S. President Donald Trump's administration plans to use a loophole and rising tensions with Iran to sell bombs to Saudi Arabia, Senator Chris Murphy said on ...

FactChecking Trump's Fox News Interview  FactCheck.org

President Donald Trump, in a lengthy interview on Fox News, made several statements that were false, misleading or not supported by the evidence:.

Biden parries Trump's Pennsylvania jab  POLITICO

Trump tried to attack me at his campaign rally by saying I abandoned Pennsylvania. I've never forgotten where I came from,” Biden said.

A Political Economist on How China Sees Trump’s Trade War  The New Yorker

Earlier this month, after trade talks with China collapsed, President Trump ramped up his trade war, raising tariffs from ten to twenty-five per cent on a third of ...

The legend of Donald Trump’s rich cop  The Washington Post

Listen to any politician over the course of his career and you'll eventually become familiar with certain components of his patter. Not just the regular phrasing of ...

China Deserves Donald Trump  The New York Times

A U.S. businessman friend of mine who works in China remarked to me recently that Donald Trump is not the American president America deserves, but he sure ...

Harriet Tubman $20 Bill Is Delayed Until Trump Leaves Office, Mnuchin Says  The New York Times

President Trump said in 2016 that the Obama-era decision to put Tubman on the bill was “pure political correctness.'' Now it won't be in circulation until 2028.

Iran Stiffens Its Resolve as the Trump Administration's Pressure Mounts  The New York Times

Increasing pressure has taken a toll on Iran, but if the goal was to change its behavior or its government, it has so far achieved neither.

Trump’s 2020 campaign is buying a whole lot of Facebook ads  Vox.com

Facebook advertisements were a big part of the president's campaign in 2016.

Trump's Pennsylvania rally: The 40 most eye-popping lines  CNN

President Donald Trump continued his tour of 2020 swing states on Monday night, stopping in Mountoursville, Pennsylvania, to rally his faithful in advance of his ...

Unsealed Documents Show Mueller Knew Trump Was Writing Secret Checks To Michael Cohen In 2017  BuzzFeed News

WASHINGTON — Newly unsealed court records show special counsel Robert Mueller knew by the end of 2017 that President Donald Trump had been writing ...

Albany Closes a Loophole for Trump Pardons. Next Up: His Taxes.  The New York Times

The Legislature is poised to pass a bill that would allow three congressional committees to seek the release of President Trump's state tax returns.

Pro-Trump group shifts focus after Trump campaign rebuke  CNN

A pro-Trump super PAC to shifts its focus to down-ballot candidates, following criticism from the President's campaign.

Trump Pennsylvania rally: Trump basks in “lock them up!” chants  Vox.com

The chants were disturbing. Trump's response to them was even worse.

Trump Was Right Not to Sign the Christchurch Call  The Atlantic

The pledge to eliminate extremist *content* online is antithetical to the American understanding of free expression.

A Would-Be Trump Aide’s Demands: A Jet on Call, a Future Cabinet Post and More  The New York Times

Access to a government jet 24 hours a day. An office in the West Wing, plus guaranteed weekends off for family time. And an assurance of being made secretary ...

Late-Night Hosts Await Trump's Financial Records  The New York Times

I have a strong feeling that we're going to find out that the whole time, Eric was just a shell corporation,” Stephen Colbert joked of President Trump's son.

5 of Trump's big-money supporters  ABC News

Since his first presidential bid, Donald Trump has been an outspoken adversary against big-money politics. Here are five such groups that support him.

Trump knocks Biden as he ramps up reelection bid with Pennsylvania rally  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump kicked off his hangar rally Monday in Montoursville, Pennsylvania, touting the economic growth under his ...

Donald Trump's 'typewriter' theory of Twitter  CNN

It's often very hard to figure out whether President Donald Trump has a theory of the case -- any case, really -- or is simply winging it.

Trump’s complex web of business interests, visualized  The Washington Post

We took Trump's reported business ties and mapped them.

Iranian official slams Trump's 'crazy' mixed messages  CNN

President Donald Trump is a "crazy president" whose threats against Tehran aren't going to work, a senior Iranian official said Monday, adding that if the ...

Why Donald Trump feels betrayed by Fox News  CNN

(CNN) There's trouble in paradise. A close read of Donald Trump's Twitter feed over the last few weeks reveals that the President has grown increasingly ...

Trump scrambles to reverse Rust Belt slide  POLITICO

His campaign is moving to shore up his standing in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania — where its own polling shows him trailing Joe Biden.

How Trump Is Outspending Every 2020 Democrat on Facebook  The New York Times

President Trump's re-election campaign has spent far more than any single Democratic presidential candidate on Facebook advertising, reprising a strategy that ...

The Profanity President: Trump’s Four-Letter Vocabulary  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — In modern times, presidents have rarely been church mice afraid of a little salty language. But President Trump has grown increasingly willing ...

Trump campaign and Senate GOP clash over president's pollster  POLITICO

Pollster John McLaughlin's work for a Republican aiming to unseat GOP Sen. Thom Tillis angered Senate GOP officials. On Tuesday, he cut ties.

Americans feel good about economy and give Trump credit — CBS News poll  CBS News

In latest CBS News poll, Americans show confidence in stock market but are skeptical of tariffs.

Trump lashes out after report bank found suspicious transactions  POLITICO

President Donald Trump lashed out at The New York Times on Monday, disputing the paper's reporting on his relationship with Deutsche Bank and launching ...

Nancy Pelosi speaks after infrastructure meeting with Trump  NBC News

After meeting with President Trump at the White House, Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Trump “wasn't respectful of the Congress and the White House working ...

Prosecutors examining tens of thousands of Trump inauguration documents  CNN

Federal prosecutors in New York are scrutinizing tens of thousands of documents relating to Donald Trump's inauguration in a sign that the investigation into the ...

He’s One of the Biggest Backers of Trump’s Push to Protect American Steel. And He’s Canadian.  The New York Times

Barry Zekelman's campaign to fight imports is a case study in how to gain access in Washington. His company is the largest steel industry donor to the ...

Lobbyist linked to Trump to host fundraiser for House Democrat  POLITICO

It's unusual for Republican lobbyists such as Brian Ballard to host fundraisers for Democrats, but it's not unheard of.

White House Spokesperson Discusses Trump's Remarks On Working With Democrats  NPR

NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with White House spokesperson Adam Kennedy about the president's remarks Wednesday about refusing to work with Democrats ...

Trump's economic peace plan for Mideast is doomed before it begins, Palestinian businessmen say  CNN

Jerusalem (CNN) The White House's economic workshop, the first step in its much-heralded Mideast peace plan, puts investment in the Palestinian economy ...

Trump's hardline advisers are weakening his position  CNN

"The President has made his position eminently clear, and in the next weeks and months, we shall see what we shall see," said John Bolton.

Two dozen states, municipalities, sue over Trump’s ‘conscience’ rule  The Washington Post

A group of mostly Democratic states filed lawsuits against the Trump administration on Tuesday, challenging a new federal rule that gives health-care providers, ...

Standoff over venue threatens to derail Trump visit to Ireland; publicly embassy says 'no standoff'  CNN

A standoff is heating up between advance teams from the Irish and US governments over a potential presidential visit next month to the Emerald Isle.

Trump administration considers banning another major Chinese firm  The Washington Post

The Trump administration is considering blacklisting another major Chinese technology company in a move that would broaden a U.S. campaign to sever ...

Pollsters rush to patch fraying methods for Trump's reelection race  POLITICO

Professional pollsters say the old way of conducting surveys is fading fast, but new methods might not be trusted and ready for next year.

Trump's pardons appear prompted by TV, friends and politics  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump, as he considers pardoning military personnel accused of murder and other crimes, is following a pattern for ...

GOP Rep. Amash becomes first Republican to say Trump 'engaged in impeachable conduct'  CNN

Washington (CNN) Michigan GOP Rep. Justin Amash said Saturday he had concluded President Donald Trump committed "impeachable conduct" and accused ...

Senate GOP trade hopes renewed after Trump lifts steel tariffs  POLITICO

Lawmakers are hoping to use new momentum to get House Democrats, including Pelosi, to support the new North American trade deal.

Mueller knew no evidence of collusion against Trump from day one, Devin Nunes says  Fox News

Special Counsel Robert Mueller knew from the beginning of the Russia investigation that there was no evidence of collusion against the Trump presidential ...

Trump’s New Plan Would Require Immigrants to Pass a Test. Here’s What Happened When the U.S. Tried That Before  TIME

When President Donald Trump introduced a new immigration plan last Thursday, he told Americans that he wanted to shift the focus of the U.S. immigration ...

Trump tweets that he favors exceptions to abortion bans  CNN

President Donald Trump favors exceptions in abortion bans, he tweeted Saturday night.

Trump's wealth in the spotlight with new disclosure forms  CNN

Washington (CNN) America is about to get a tantalizing look into the hidden fortune on which Donald Trump made his name but is at the root of some of the most ...

Anderson Cooper shoots down Trump's transparency claim  CNN

CNN's Anderson Cooper examines how President Donald Trump chooses to exercise the power of the executive branch.

Democrats’ Tax Cuts Target Middle Class More Than Trump’s, Study Says  The New York Times

A liberal think tank concluded that plans from the 2020 contenders Kamala Harris, Cory Booker and Michael Bennet would cost less than the 2017 tax cuts while ...

Rep. Kildee: This is the return of Trump 'man-baby'  MSNBC

Michigan Democratic Congressman Dan Kildee, Chief Deputy Whip of the House Democratic Caucus, responds to Trump's comment today that he will refuse to ...

Trump offers deals where only he can win  CNN

President Donald Trump's ambitious plans to fix the immigration system, forge Middle East peace and coax Iran to the table might work -- but only if his ...

What Trump's financial disclosures do, and don't, tell us  CNN

President Donald Trump reported this week to the Office of Government Ethics that he and his businesses took in $434 million in 2018.

What happened to all of Trump’s ‘infrastructure weeks'? Trump happened.  The Washington Post

Trump says he is 'being played' by Democrats on infrastructure. Let's go to the tape.

Now we know why Donald Trump was SO focused on Michael Flynn  CNN

At nearly every turn of the probe into Russian interference into the 2016 election, President Donald Trump was working to make sure Michael Flynn, his former ...

Vox Sentences: One step closer to Trump’s financial records  Vox.com

A federal judge rules that Trump's accounting firm must hand over the president's financial records to Congress; Hungary's anti-immigration government is ...

Trump appears to confirm cyberattack against Russian entity during midterms  CNN

President Donald Trump appeared to confirm that the United States had conducted a cyberattack against a Russian entity during last year's midterm elections in ...

Michael Cohen tells Congress that Jay Sekulow knew Cohen's testimony on Trump Tower was false  CNN

President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen alleges that the President's attorney Jay Sekulow knew that Cohen's claim to Congress that ...

USDA researchers quit in droves as Trump administration plans relocation  The Washington Post

A plan to move Agriculture Department researchers out of Washington has thrown two small but influential science agencies into upheaval. Federal employees ...

Want to Know How Trump’s Trade War Ends? Look to the War of 1812  Bloomberg

President Donald Trump's escalating trade war against China has drawn plenty of historical parallels. The Chinese like to invoke the 19th-century Opium Wars ...

WaPo: IRS says Trump's tax returns must go to Congress, unless President uses executive privilege  MSNBC

The Washington Post reports that: "A confidential Internal Revenue *Service* legal memo says tax returns must be given to Congress unless the president takes ...

Trump wants his border barrier to be painted black with spikes. He has other ideas, too.  The Washington Post

The barrier that President Trump wants to build along the Mexico border will be a steel bollard fence, not a concrete wall as he long promised, and the president ...

We don’t know what Trump’s tax returns are hiding. But the hints are troubling.  The Washington Post

When you look at the short span of President Trump's political career, one question jumps out: How much of his craziest, most paranoid and norm-violating ...

There’s No Boom in Youngstown, but Blue-Collar Workers Are Sticking With Trump  The New York Times

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — In May 2016, David Betras, a Democratic Party leader in the heart of industrial northeast Ohio, sent a memo warning Hillary Clinton's ...

A Philosopher of Law on the Dangers of Trump’s Plan to Pardon American War Criminals  The New Yorker

Isaac Chotiner interviews Scott Shapiro, a professor of law and philosophy at Yale and the co-author, with Oona A. Hathaway, of “The Internationalists: How A ...

Mnuchin rejects Democrats’ subpoena for President Trump’s tax returns  The Washington Post

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Friday rejected a subpoena from House Democrats demanding President Trump's tax returns, setting the stage for a ...

Trump’s Financial Disclosure Form: Five Takeaways  The New York Times

When Donald J. Trump became president, he left his eldest sons in charge of his company, with a mandate to continue expanding the family's business and ...

'I get called a sell-out all the time': Trump's voters of colour speak out  The Guardian

What's it like to be one of the few minority supporters among the president's overwhelmingly white following?

Fact checking Trump's tweet on Flynn  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump on Friday jumped into the ongoing drama surrounding his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who told ...

House Panel Investigates Obstruction Claims Against Trump Lawyers  The New York Times

The House Intelligence Committee has opened an inquiry into Michael D. Cohen's claims that lawyers for President Trump and his family helped shape false ...

Why Trump Should Be Thanking Alec Baldwin  POLITICO

No one in American politics understands the dark art of ridicule better than Donald Trump. (“Welcome to the race, Sleepy Joe.”) And when it comes to seeing ...

Trump's financial disclosure conceals a ton of secrets  CNN

We must take the latest financial disclosure with a boulder of salt, writes Michael D'Antonio. Trump rarely declares anything without considering how to cast it in ...

Donald Trump's '68' golf score wasn't actually a thing  CNN

For 24 hours or so, it appeared as though President Donald Trump had supposedly shot one of the best golf rounds of his life. Turns out, it was not to be.

Trump’s Demands for Investigations of Opponents Draw Intensifying Criticism  The New York Times

President Trump's escalating demands for investigations into his political opponents have intensified debate over whether his often-transparent calls for action ...

Ignoring Trump’s Orders, Hoping He’ll Forget  The Atlantic

Slow-walking or flat-out disobeying Trump's fleeting obsessions has become common practice across various sectors of government.

Rural America feels the sting of Trump's China trade war  CNN

President Donald Trump's trade war with China is biting rural America.

President Trump's top adviser is his Twitter following  CNN

CNN's Brian Todd looks into President Donald Trump's reliance on Twitter for his understanding of the world and how that affects his decisions in office.

The very political pattern of Trump’s pardons  The Washington Post

One of the men pardoned by Trump wrote an entire book about Trump. The other has been described as a "friend" by Jared Kushner.

Huawei Is a Target as Trump Moves to Ban Foreign Telecom Gear  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump moved on Wednesday to ban American telecommunications firms from installing foreign-made equipment that could pose a ...

Iran tensions spotlight Trump's questionable credibility  CNN

Washington (CNN) The Trump administration, which has disdained truth and consciously snubbed its allies, is now facing a tough burden of proof and history as ...

4 ways Trump is trying to be king  CNN

We have seen four major precedents that Donald Trump is setting into place that could have enormous long-term consequences on the institution, Julian Zelizer ...

Trump's war-crime pardons would insult millions of service members  The Washington Post

AS MEMORIAL DAY approaches, President Trump has reportedly asked the Justice Department to ready paperwork to pardon several U.S. *service* members ...

Trump’s Huawei ban also causing tech shocks in Europe  TechCrunch

The escalating U.S.-China trade war that's seen Chinese tech giant Huawei slapped on a U.S. trade blacklist is causing ripples of shock across Europe too, ...

Donald Trump's totally outrageous claim about investigating the Russia probe  CNN

President Donald Trump was asked Tuesday whether he had requested that Attorney General William Barr open an investigation into the origins of the FBI's ...

Donald Trump’s Subpoena Appeals Now Head to Merrick Garland’s Court  Newsweek

As Donald Trump continues to fight against a congressional subpoena from House Democrats for financial records, he will now have to face the ...

How Trump Thinks He Can Outsmart Putin  The Atlantic

Mike Pompeo's meeting with the Russian leader will help test the theory that the president's “good cop” routine is politically useful.

‘It’s entirely inappropriate’: Trump shot a political video on Air Force One  The Washington Post

Seated behind a desk on Air Force One, the presidential seal over his left shoulder, President Trump shot a short video Thursday, blasting New York City Mayor ...

Tulsi Gabbard invokes Trump's 'fake news' rhetoric to push back on report of Russia-linked support  CNN

Washington (CNN) Democratic presidential candidate Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Sunday characterized a recent critical report about her campaign as "fake news," ...