President Trump calls for end of resistance politics in State of Union

WASHINGTON, February 6 — Facing a divided Congress for the first time, President Donald Trump on Tuesday called on Washington to reject “the politics of revenge, resistance and retribution.” He warned emboldened democrats that “ridiculous partisan investigations” into his administration and businesses could hamper a surging American economy. President Trump’s appeals for bipartisanship in his […]

Republicans slam decision to block Trump speech

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are blasting House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s decision to block President Donald Trump from delivering his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress because of the government shutdown. Pelosi told Trump Wednesday the House won’t approve a resolution allowing him to come until the government reopens. South Carolina […]

Trump to herald economic progress in State of the Union

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will herald a robust economy and push for bipartisan congressional action on immigration in Tuesday’s State of the Union address, as he seeks to rally a deeply divided nation and boost his own sagging standing with Americans. The speech marks the ceremonial kickoff of Trump’s second year in office […]