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Boston Globe
Judge denies Pentagon bid to delay accepting transgender recruitsthen that he had decided to issue the order after consulting with generals and
Boston Globe / Posted 13 minutes ago
then that he had decided to issue the order after consulting with generals and military experts, although Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was given only a day’s notice. In October, Kollar-Kotelly found challengers likely to prevail in asserting that... Read more
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DW
US judge clears way for transgender military recruits |Pentagon to begin accepting openly transgender recruits on July 1 of this year.
DW / Posted an hour ago
Pentagon to begin accepting openly transgender recruits on July 1 of this year. After Trump's tweetstorm, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis announced the Obama policy would be reviewed and the deadline pushed back to the start of 2018. Trump... Read more
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Business Standard India
India is a US defence partner on a par with NATO allies: Keith Websterterms for India? While both governments have acknowledged MDP, we need to see
Business Standard India / Posted 2 hours ago
terms for India? While both governments have acknowledged MDP, we need to see how India defines it. When Secretary Jim Mattis returned from India in September, he said: “We need to work on this definition of MDP.” I spoke to Secretary... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US judge clears way for transgender military recruits to enlistin power, the Pentagon was supposed to start accepting transgender recruits on
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 hours ago
in power, the Pentagon was supposed to start accepting transgender recruits on Jul 1 this year, but Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis pushed that back by six months to January 1 pending further review. Then last week, the Justice Department asked... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Putin Orders Withdrawal Of Russian Troops During Surprise Syria Visitbe moving toward a semi-permanent air presence in the battle-torn, Iran-allied
Zero Hedge / Posted 9 hours ago
be moving toward a semi-permanent air presence in the battle-torn, Iran-allied country. Last month, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters at the Pentagon that the US is preparing for a long term military commitment in Syria to fight ISIS... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pentagon Foresees At Least Two More Years of Combat in Somaliasubmitted the plan to the National Security Council for approval by other agenc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
submitted the plan to the National Security Council for approval by other agencies. Representatives for Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and for the council declined to comment on the details, other than to stress that the military took seriously its... Read more
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News.com.au
The highs and lows of the news in 2017Asia Pacific. But visits to Sydney by Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of S
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
Asia Pacific. But visits to Sydney by Vice President Mike Pence, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, along with catch-ups between Turnbull and Trump in New York, at the G20 summit in Germany, and the East Asia... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: China confirms DF-41 missile testnews outlets reported on the DF-41 test or the Chinese military’s confirmation.
The Washington Times / Posted 22 hours ago
news outlets reported on the DF-41 test or the Chinese military’s confirmation. MATTIS ON NORTH KOREA Defense Secretary Jim Mattis explained to reporters this week why he does not want to talk about hot spots around the world like the Korean... Read more
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Breitbart
WINNING: U.S.-Led Military Coalition Congratulates Iraq on Liberation from the Islamic StateKuwait, and in the region. President Trump campaigned on defeating ISIS, and e
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Kuwait, and in the region. President Trump campaigned on defeating ISIS, and earlier this year, granted Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and U.S. commanders in the field more authority to go after the terrorist group. Mattis implemented an... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Russian Defense Ministry Reports "Incident" With US F-22 Above Syriatold CNN earlier on Saturday. Even though ISIS has effectively been driven out
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
told CNN earlier on Saturday. Even though ISIS has effectively been driven out of Syria, last month Defense Secretary Jim Mattis signaled that the US is preparing for an interminable period of occupation after he told reporters at the Pentagon... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Trump forges ahead on Jerusalem despite warnings of violenceand demanded anonymity. Key national security advisers including Secretary of S
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and demanded anonymity. Key national security advisers including Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis have urged caution, according to the officials, who said Trump has been receptive to some of their concerns. The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White Houseand speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staf
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staffers, including Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, with whom she traveled throughout the Middle East this spring. During the Bush administration, Powell worked... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White Houseand speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staf
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staffers, including Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, with whom she traveled throughout the Middle East this spring. During the Bush administration, Powell worked... Read more
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The Morning Call
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White Houseand speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staf
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staffers, including Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, with whom she traveled throughout the Middle East this spring. During the Bush administration, Powell worked... Read more
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Breitbart
Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell to Depart White House Next Yearwas four and worked in the former George W. Bush administration and in Congress
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
was four and worked in the former George W. Bush administration and in Congress on defense and foreign policy issues. Powell accompanied Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on a trip to Egypt this year and helped secure the release of an American hos... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump signs law keeping government funded until December 22talks: Trump and Mike Pence met the Republican and Democratic leadership for ta
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
talks: Trump and Mike Pence met the Republican and Democratic leadership for talks on a spending deal. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was also present 'We hope that we're going to make some great progress for our country. I think that will... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White Houseand speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staf
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staffers, including Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, with whom she traveled throughout the Middle East this spring. During the Bush administration, Powell worked... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White Houseand speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staf
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staffers, including Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, with whom she traveled throughout the Middle East this spring. During the Bush administration, Powell worked... Read more
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The Mercury News
Trump signs stopgap funding measureopioid addiction, as well as failing pension funds. During the White House mee
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
opioid addiction, as well as failing pension funds. During the White House meeting Thursday, Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis impressed on Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-San... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dina Powell, deputy national security adviser, to depart White...and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staf
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
and speaks Arabic, has worked closely with many Cabinet members and senior staffers, including Pompeo and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, with whom she traveled throughout the Middle East this spring. During the Bush administration, Powell worked... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump signs spending stopgap, kicking shutdown deadline to Dec. 22opioid addiction, as well as failing pension funds. During the White House mee
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
opioid addiction, as well as failing pension funds. During the White House meeting Thursday, Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis impressed on Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billof Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leade
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., Defense Secretary Jim Mattis in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) House... Read more
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asianage
Mattis' meeting with Pak leaders was to find common grounds, fight terrorWashington: The meeting of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis with the leaders of
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Washington: The meeting of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis with the leaders of Pakistan during his visit to Islamabad early this week was to find common ground in fight against terrorism, the Pentagon said on Friday. "The Secretary had very fruitful... Read more
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Northwest Herald
U.S. House passes stopgap spending bill to avert weekend shutdownCalif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader C
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y. and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON – The House on Thursday passed a stopgap... Read more
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asianage
Trump administration moves to block hiring of transgender recruits to Pentagonto start accepting transgender recruits on July 1, 2017. However, that was del
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
to start accepting transgender recruits on July 1, 2017. However, that was delayed for six months by Defense Secretary Jim Mattis pending further review of the matter. "Compelling the military to implement a new accessions policy while it is... Read more
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Fortune
Congress Has Averted a Government Shutdown, for Nowsaid in a statement that the meeting on Thursday was productive but nothing spe
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
said in a statement that the meeting on Thursday was productive but nothing specific had been agreed. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis joined the group to discuss military matters. The White House foresees a compromise with lawmakers that will... Read more
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The World
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
The World / Posted 3 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
The Times and Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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The Sentinel
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Santa Maria Times / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Sioux City Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Rapid City Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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New York Daily News
Senate approves bill to avert shutdownCalif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader C
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
The Chippewa Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Fremont Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Missoulian
Congress averts shutdown, sends Trump stopgap spending billPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Missoulian / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US moves to block transgender military recruits signing upto start accepting transgender recruits on Jul 1, 2017. However, that was dela
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
to start accepting transgender recruits on Jul 1, 2017. However, that was delayed for six months by Defence Secretary Jim Mattis pending further review of the matter. "Compelling the military to implement a new accessions policy while it is... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Senate approves bill to avert shutdownPelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minorit
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
Pelosi of Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Senate approves bill to avert shutdownSecretary Sarah Sanders said Thursday that the leadership was "receiving an upd
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
Secretary Sarah Sanders said Thursday that the leadership was "receiving an update on our military by Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis." The group is convening to continue negotiations on critical end-of-year spending legislation, with Democrats... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Senate approves bill to avert shutdownCalif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader C
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. less President Donald Trump... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Congress Passes Bill To Avert Shutdown For Two Weeksspending on domestic programs is increased with parity. At the start of Thursd
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
spending on domestic programs is increased with parity. At the start of Thursday's meeting, Trump asked Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to speak as well, as he joined the congressional leaders gathered at the White House. "The number one priority for... Read more
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New York Daily News
Lawmakers call meeting with Trump 'productive'Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader C
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON... Read more
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Swissinfo
Congress moves to avoid U.S. government shutdown, talks resume Fridayin a statement that nothing specific had been agreed at the meeting, which incl
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
in a statement that nothing specific had been agreed at the meeting, which included a briefing from Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis about military issues. The White House is confident foresees a compromise with lawmakers that will include... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Lawmakers call meeting with Trump 'productive'Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader C
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
Calif., Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of N.Y., and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, in Washington. less President Donald Trump... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
House passes stopgap spending bill, setting up bigger spending fight this monthbudget," Pelosi said Thursday. Joining the White House meeting Thursday were V
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
budget," Pelosi said Thursday. Joining the White House meeting Thursday were Vice President Mike Pence, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and White House budget director Mick Mulvaney. Mattis and Mulvaney are seen on Capitol Hill as the pivotal... Read more
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