Trump grounds House speaker, scraps Davos trip amid shutdown
Friday, 18 January 2019 WASHINGTON - US President Donald Trump forced the cancellation Thursday of a trip to Afghanistan by his Democratic opponent Nancy Pelosi, and scrapped administration officials' travel to the Davos forum as a biting government shutdown plunged Washington deeper into deadlock.
The House has voted to pass a compromise bill on border security hours after the Senate overwhelmingly approved it, averting a second government shutdown in two months. The White House says President..
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday said she might file a legal challenge if President Donald Trump declares a national emergency to secure funds to build a wall along the U.S. southern border,..
According to Reuters, the U.S. Congress on Thursday aimed to end a dispute over border security with a bipartisan legislation that would avert another partial government shutdown. However, the measure..
President Donald Trump plans to declare a national emergency to fund his controversial border wall, the White House has said, a move that alarmed US lawmakers... News24 Also reported by •Reuters •CBS News •France 24 •Bangkok Post
By Richard Cowan and Steve Holland WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will sign a border security bill to avert another government shutdown, but also... Firstpost Also reported by •France 24 •Bangkok Post