The Trump administration

Ivanka Trump
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Jeff Katz
January 08, 2020 - 2:05 pm
Ivanka Trump spoke about the current state and future of American jobs at CES in Las Vegas. During a keynote session on Tuesday, Ivanka impressed hundreds of attendees from all around the technology industry by describing how her father's administration has worked tirelessly to put programs in...
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FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo people stand in the lobby for Amazon offices in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
(AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
WRVA News
December 09, 2019 - 11:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amazon says President Donald Trump's “improper pressure" and behind-the-scenes attacks harmed its chances of winning a $10 billion Pentagon contract. The Pentagon awarded the cloud computing contract to Microsoft in October. Amazon argues in a lawsuit unsealed Monday the decision...
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Hospital building
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Jeff Katz
December 05, 2019 - 2:26 pm
Hospital groups around the U.S. are suing the Trump administration over a new federal law that would require them to reveal the discounted prices they offer insurance companies on numerous procedures. According to the New York Times, the groups claim that the new rule is "is unlawful, several times...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks during a press conference at the COP25 climate talks summit in Madrid, Monday Dec. 2, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
(AP Photo/Andrea Comas)
WRVA News
December 04, 2019 - 1:11 pm
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is aiming to make the annual U.N.-sponsored climate talks underway in Madrid the last ones for full participation by the United States, which is the world's No. 1 economy and the second-biggest carbon emitter. Trump...
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Jeff Katz
August 13, 2019 - 1:30 pm
The Trump administration announced a new rule Monday that would bar welfare-dependent immigrants from coming into the United States, according to Breitbart News. The new rule will see that legal immigrants will be less likely to obtain permanent residence in the U.S. if they have used any forms of...
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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., holds a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
July 22, 2019 - 11:42 am
By ANDREW TAYLOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi are on the cusp of the critical debt and budget deal, one that would amount to an against-the-odds victory for Washington pragmatists seeking to avoid politically dangerous tumult over must-...
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Jeff Katz
July 02, 2019 - 5:44 pm
The Trump administration said Tuesday it was dropping a question from the 2020 U.S. census that would ask citizens whether or not they are a U.S. citizen. The Supreme Court had ruled against including the question last week in a 5-4 ruling. BREAKING: The Census Bureau will *not* include a question...
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A little-known device called a "bump stock" is attached to a semi-automatic rifle at the Gun Vault store and shooting range in South Jordan, Utah.  (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
(AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
December 18, 2018 - 11:48 am
By MICHAEL BALSAMO , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration moved Tuesday to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, and has made them illegal to possess beginning in late March. The devices will be banned under a...
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The White House,home of the US President, in Washington DC.(Dreamstime)
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July 19, 2018 - 2:50 pm
By MATTHEW BROWN , Associated Press DENVER (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday proposed ending automatic protections for threatened animal and plant species and limiting habitat safeguards that are meant to shield recovering species from harm. Administration officials said the new rules...
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