Getting caught up with Huawei—Part 1 the issues

U.S. 05/23/19, 09:37

Huawei, has the third largest market share of smartphones worldwide, after Samsung and Apple. But for all its success on the world stage, it has not done well in the United States. But the world's second-biggest manufacturer of smartphones has just 2.4 percent of the mobile market share in the United ...

President Trump issues first veto after rebuke of border order

Politics 03/15/19, 15:32

President Donald Trump issued the first veto of his presidency on Friday, March 15, overruling Congress to protect the emergency declaration for border wall funding. The White House announced: "Moments ago, President Trump signed a VETO of the resolution introduced by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to block the national emergency declaration ...

12 GOP senators join Dems to block Trump border declaration

Politics 03/14/19, 16:47

Twelve Republican senators sided with Democrats Thursday and voted to block President Donald Trump's declaration of an emergency on the southwest border. Trump has vowed to veto the Democratic measure, which the House passed last month in a bid to stymie Trump's efforts to spend billions of extra dollars on a ...

Update: Trump’s reaction to Senate vote? ‘VETO!’

Politics 03/14/19, 16:38

The Latest on Congress and President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall (all times local): 3:25 p.m. President Donald Trump has one thing to say after the Republican-led Senate voted to block his national emergency declaration for border wall funding: “VETO!” Trump tweeted the one-word response Thursday after the Senate voted 59-41 in favor ...

Senate rejects Trump border emergency as Republicans defect

Politics 03/14/19, 15:06

The Republican-run Senate firmly rejected President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency at the southwest border on Thursday, March 14, setting up a veto fight and dealing him a conspicuous rebuke as he tested how boldly he could ignore Congress in pursuit of his highest-profile goal. The Senate voted 59-41 ...

Update: 7 GOP senators now against Trump border order

Politics 03/14/19, 10:32

The Latest on Congress and President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Republican Sens. Mitt Romney and Sen. Lamar Alexander have endorsed a resolution passed by the Democratic-controlled House to block President Donald Trump from using emergency powers to fund his long-promised U.S.-Mexico border wall. That brings to seven ...

Top 5 border falsehoods pushed by Congressional Democrats and the media

Opinion 03/09/19, 04:51

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testified before Congress yesterday about the National Emergency on our southern border. In reporting the latest statistics from U.S. border officials, she confronted the Democrats’ no. 1 immigration myth head-on. “We face a crisis—a real, serious, and sustained crisis at our borders,” she said. The reason Democrats defend ...

On Hill, Homeland Security officials describe emergency at the border

Politics 03/06/19, 21:25

Changing immigration laws could reduce the inflow of illegal border crossers by almost two-thirds, a top border security official testified Wednesday at a Senate hearing.  Kevin McAleenan, commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, told the Senate Judiciary Committee that the Border Patrol should be able to detain families as a ...

4 senators push resolution to halt Trump’s border emergency

Politics 02/28/19, 14:41

A small bipartisan group of senators planned to introduce a resolution Thursday aimed at blocking President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency to finance additional miles of barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border. The proposal is identical to the one-sentence measure the Democratic-controlled House approved earlier this week. The new legislation ...

Another Democratic Governor pulls National Guard troops from border

Politics 02/26/19, 20:20

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers joined a growing number of Democratic governors by ordering his state’s National Guard troops to leave the U.S.-Mexico border. Evers issued an executive order Monday that withdraws 112 National Guard troops from their posts along the southern border. The first-term Democratic governor, while blasting President Donald Trump’s claims that ...

Update: House Democrats blocks Trump’s emergency declaration

Politics 02/26/19, 18:37

The Latest on President Donald Trump and his national emergency declaration(all times local): 6:30 p.m. The House has voted to block President Donald Trump's emergency declaration, a measure intended get him billions of extra dollars to build his border wall. Democrats pushed the measure through the chamber by 245-182, with 13 Republicans joining ...

Update: Schumer says Trump is trying to ‘bend the law’

Politics 02/26/19, 12:12

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and his national emergency declaration(all times local): 11:25 a.m. Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer says President Donald Trump is trying to “bend the law” with his declaration of a national emergency on the southern border. Schumer is calling on lawmakers to “speak up with ...

Update: Trump vows veto if border resolution passed

Politics 02/22/19, 15:41

The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision to declare a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border to get financing of a wall on that border (all times local): 3:40 p.m. President Donald Trump is pledging a veto if Congress passes a resolution blocking his use of a national emergency declaration to fund ...

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