Tag: Donald Trump

Former DNC chair torches Clinton in new book

Cropped Photo: Tim Pierce / CC BY 2.0 License Link 02 NOV 17 16:05 ET By Dan Merica and Maegan Vazquez, CNN (CNN) — Former Democratic National Committee interim chair Donna Brazile, in newly released excerpts of her forthcoming book, alleges that an unethical agreement was signed between Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign and the DNC to keep the party financially afloat. Bernie Sanders’ 2016 campaign also signed its own joint fundraising agreement with the DNC. In excerpts from “Hacks: The Inside Story of the Break-ins and Breakdowns that Put Donald Trump in the White House,” published in Politico, Brazile writes...

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Fed leaves interest rates alone and waits for Trump’s big decision

01 NOV 17 14:20 ET Patrick Gillespie (CNN Money) — The Federal Reserve kept things quiet before President Trump’s big announcement. The central bank left its key interest rate unchanged Wednesday at the end of a two-day meeting in Washington. The decision was expected, though Fed officials have hinted that a rate hike in December is likely. Fed leaders took note of the economy’s strength in the face of the recent hurricanes. The job market “has continued to strengthen,” and economic activity “has been rising at a solid rate despite hurricane-related disruptions,” the Fed said in a statement. Beyond...

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Man Builds Border Wall Prototype

Cameron County (KFXV) — In Cameron County, a group of contractors are hoping to get President Trump’s attention. Several contractors are down in the valley in the process of building a border wall model they hope, President Trump will look at and possibly choose as the new wall between the U.S. and Mexico. Four contractors based out of Houston are all working together in hopes of getting Donald Trump’s attention in South Texas. Back in April, this prototype was submitted to the department of homeland security but it was rejected. Rusty Monses, Brownsville ranch owner– supports the construction so...

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Not Even Border Can Divide Them

U.S./MEXICO BORDER (KFXV) — Marriages between international bridges have been happening for several years but haven’t been in the spotlight.. until now. This can speed up the immigration process and all that is required is a marriage certificate from a county court where one of the fiances’ resides– where they marry is their choice. Judge Ramiro Guillen says since Donald Trump assumed the presidency of the United States, the number of couples that have married between international bridges has...

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Rep. Paul Ryan Tours Rio Grande Valley

RGV (KFXV) — Speaker of the house, Paul Ryan and a delegation from Washington toured our border. By land, air and water, Paul Ryan and others got a first hand look at security operations. This is Ryan’s first visit to the valley. The purpose – to get a first-hand look at border security operations. Speaker of the House of Representatives, Paul Ryan and a delegation of house lawmakers from southern states toured the Rio Grande Valley this morning and into the afternoon Ryan boarded a helicopter to tour the territory along the U.S.-mexico border – exploring options for increased...

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