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News Trump proposes cutting entitlements by $1.7 trillion — enough to pay for $1.5 trillion in tax cuts: report

Trump proposes cutting entitlements by $1.7 trillion — enough to pay for $1.5 trillion in tax cuts: report

David Edwards 12 Feb 2018 at 10:55 ET President Donald Trump looks up while signing an executive order to advance construction of the Keystone XL pipeline at the White House in Washington. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque) Don’t miss stories. Follow Raw Story! President Donald Trump’s White House has reportedly proposed cutting $1.7 trillion from entitlement programs in …

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News President Trump’s Budget Would Add $7.2 Trillion in Federal Deficits Over 10 Years

President Trump’s Budget Would Add $7.2 Trillion in Federal Deficits Over 10 Years

  By Andrew Taylor / AP February 12, 2018 (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump unveiled a $4.4 trillion budget for next year that heralds an era of $1 trillion-plus federal deficits and — unlike the plan he released last year — never comes close to promising a balanced ledger even after 10 years. The growing …

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News Trump just attacked our First Amendment rights in his latest tweet in an outrageous fashion

Trump just attacked our First Amendment rights in his latest tweet in an outrageous fashion

Sunday morning means one thing is certain: President Trump will be sending out another dollop of self-serving propaganda over Twitter. He did not disappoint expectations today. Add your name to millions demanding Congress take action on the President’s crimes. IMPEACH TRUMP & PENCE! Attacks on the “Fake News Media” are nothing new for Trump. In …

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News Trump’s ‘marching orders’ to the Pentagon: Plan a grand military parade

Trump’s ‘marching orders’ to the Pentagon: Plan a grand military parade

  The Pentagon and White House are planning a military parade requested by President Trump, breaking with U.S. tradition. (Elyse Samuels/The Washington Post) President Trump’s vision of soldiers marching and tanks rolling down the boulevards of Washington is moving closer to reality in the Pentagon and White House, where officials say they have begun to …

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News FACT CHECK: Read The GOP Memo Released By House Intelligence Committee

FACT CHECK: Read The GOP Memo Released By House Intelligence Committee

February 2, 20185:58 PM ET A memo alleging the FBI abused its surveillance authority became public on Friday after a push by House Republicans. President Trump authorized the memo’s release, even after the FBI expressed “grave concerns” about the “accuracy” of the document, authored by House intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif. Analysis Nunes Memo: What’s …

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News Tell Trump: Tips Are for Waiters, Not Bosses

Tell Trump: Tips Are for Waiters, Not Bosses

By AFSCME Staff February 02, 2018 Explore the Issues Workers’ Rights A proposal by the Trump administration’s Labor Department would allow restaurant owners to keep the tips you leave for your waiter – or, to put it more bluntly, it would give bosses permission to take some of those tips for themselves. Sounds outrageous, right? …

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News Sears lays off 220 employees at corporate headquarters

Sears lays off 220 employees at corporate headquarters

  Microsoft reports better-than-expected quarterly earnings © Provided by CNBC Sears Holding Corp. Sears Holdings on Wednesday laid off 220 employees from the company’s corporate headquarters in Hoffman Estates, Illinois, effective immediately. The job cuts impacted various business units and roles across the retail organization, a spokesman told CNBC. The moves are part of the …

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News Trump-FBI feud over classified memo erupts into open conflict

Trump-FBI feud over classified memo erupts into open conflict

  Why the FBI disagrees with Trump over the memo The Washington Post’s Devlin Barrett analyzes the disagreements between the FBI and the White House over a memo alleging surveillance abuse by the FBI. (Video: Bastien Inzaurralde/Photo: Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post) By Josh Dawsey, Devlin Barrett and Karoun Demirjian January 31 at 11:45 PM Email …

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News Trump Asked Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein If He Was ‘On My Team’: Report

Trump Asked Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein If He Was ‘On My Team’: Report

By Guardians of Democracy Staff Published on January 31, 2018 President Trump reportedly asked Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein if he was on Trump’s “team” at a December meeting in which Rosenstein was seeking Trump’s support in fighting off document demands from House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes, reports CNN. Nunes was reportedly seeking the sensitive …

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Federal Trump’s State of the Union theme is ‘safe, strong, and proud’

Trump’s State of the Union theme is ‘safe, strong, and proud’

8:01 a.m. ET President Trump will give his first State of the Union address Tuesday, a speech the White House said is themed “building a safe, strong, and proud America.” The president is expected to highlight Republicans’ tax reform legislation and other first-year accomplishments, though White House aides told The Associated Press Trump will “set …

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