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Mar 12, 2019
Nancy Pelosi says Donald Trump is ‘just not worth’ impeachment, claims process will divide the countryHouse Speaker Nancy Pelosi is setting a high bar for impeachment of US president Donald Trump, saying he is “just not worth it” even as some on her left flank clamour to start proceedings.
Mar 07, 2019
US trade deficit with India decreased by $1.6 bn in 2018; Donald Trump draws flak for trade policyThe US trade deficit in goods and services increased by $9.5 billion from $50.3 billion in November to $59.8 billion in December, according to the figures.
Mar 04, 2019
Bernie Sanders launches campaign for 2020 presidential elections, calls Donald Trump ‘most dangerous president’US senator Bernie Sanders returned to his hometown on Saturday to deliver the first rally speech of his presidential campaign, vowing to defeat "the most dangerous president in modern American history", Donald Trump.
Feb 10, 2019
Democrat Elizabeth Warren officially begins race for 2020 US presidential election despite row over Native-American ancestryDemocrat Elizabeth Warren officially kicked off her 2020 White House run on Saturday with a full-throated pledge to defend working Americans, unbowed by a row over her Native American ancestry that has threatened to nip her campaign in the bud.
Feb 08, 2019
Video of Democratic freshman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez holding masterclass in US Congress takes Twitter by stormThe video, in which she sought to point out deficiencies in campaign finance, took Twitter by storm. One version of the video has more than 5.2 million views and 9,200 shares.
Jan 07, 2019
Donald Trump says instead of concrete wall along Mexico border, US planning a ‘less obtrusive’ steel barrierThe United States is now planning to install a steel barrier instead of a concrete wall along its border with Mexico, US president Donald Trump said on Sunday indicating his administration and the opposition Democratic party are closer to resolving their difference on the issue, which led to a partial government shutdown a fortnight ago.
Jan 06, 2019
Donald Trump says 'not much headway' in talks as US govt partial shutdown drags on; Democrats call White House's position 'untenable'White House officials and congressional aides emerged from talks aimed at ending a partial government shutdown over President Donald Trump's demands for border wall funding without a breakthrough Saturday, though they planned to return to the table the following day.
Jan 04, 2019
US govt faces gridlock as Democrats seize control of House, pass bill without funding Mexico wallThe US House of Representatives passed two measures that would reopen government agencies whose funding had lapsed, but provide no money for a border wall demanded by Donald Trump.
Jan 03, 2019
US govt shutdown: Donald Trump's meeting with Congress leaders ends in stalemate; leaders to meet again tomorrowThe meeting between President Donald Trump and top Congressional leaders on resolving the ongoing partial government shutdown ended in a stalemate on Wednesday, with Republicans and Democrats sticking to their respective positions over the presidential demand for a US-Mexico border wall.
Jan 02, 2019
Donald Trump calls for end to US govt shutdown, invites Congress leaders to White House for talksTrump and the US Democrats have reached an impasse, with Trump's Democratic foes seeking a vote on spending bills to keep the government open — without addressing the hot-button issue of border wall funding — as soon as they take control of the House of Representatives, on Thursday. But the legislation's future appears uncertain, as it does not contain funding for a wall along the US-Mexico border, as demanded by Trump.