CBP Chief: Crisis at Border is Real york.du 2019-03-060 views Last year, Customs and Border Protection seized a record amount of Fentanyl and they’re seeing a growing amount of methamphetamine as well. They’re also seeing record numbers of family units who are putting more stress on Border Patrol. The head of Customs and Border Protection made a case today why he thinks the southern border is getting the attention it rightly deserves.
Fed Chair Lauds Gains in Wage Growth york.du 2019-02-260 views The chairman of the Federal Reserve appeared before the Senate Banking Committee today to give an update on US monetary policy and the state of the economy. NTD’s Holly Kellum has the details on how the economy is affecting wages.
Rally to Encourage Trump to Build Wall york.du 2019-02-130 views Democrats have agreed to almost $1.4 billion for a border barrier, little more than they offered 3 months ago when border negotiations began to heat up. It’s also far short of the $5.7 billion Trump has been asking for.
US Announces Venezuela Oil Sanctions york.du 2019-01-290 views National security adviser John Bolton and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced the measures against the company. They are also aimed at boosting Maduro’s rival, opposition leader Juan Guaido, whom the administration recognized last week as Venezuela’s legitimate leader. The sanctions will include a freeze on any assets the firm may have in U.S. jurisdictions and bar Americans from doing business with it.
Trump Sends Letter to Pelosi Saying He'll Deliver State of the Union; Pelosi Says No york.du 2019-01-242 views Pelosi previously tried to block the president from giving the speech on the House floor, which is an annual tradition for presidents, citing security concerns stemming from the shutdown. She told him to postpone the speech until the government reopens. But agencies responsible for the security stated that her concerns were unwarranted and noted she'd failed to consult them.
20190121-Kamala-harris-2020-announcement york.du 2019-01-210 views Sen. Kamala Harris, (D-Calif.) announced on Jan. 21 that she would be running for president in 2020, the latest Democrat in a growing crowd of hopefuls who want to challenge President Donald Trump for his second term.
Thousands Attend March for Life as Trump and Pence Pledge Support york.du 2019-01-1924 views Ever since the Supreme Court handed down its decision on Roe v. Wade on Jan. 22, 1973, which made it legal for women to have an abortion up to her second trimester, the peaceful rally has been held every year to mark the anniversary. The theme for this year’s 46th march was “Unique from Day One: Pro-Life is Pro-Science.”
William Barr Hearing Day 2 york.du 2019-01-170 views During the second hearing for William Barr, President Trump’s pick to succeed Jeff Sessions as Attorney General, the Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony from civil rights, religious and law enforcement groups, legal scholars, and veterans of the Justice Department.
Women for Trump rally york.du 2019-01-1667 views On a cold January morning, a coalition of groups that support President Donald Trump had an even colder message for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer over their refusal to fund a border wall.
Trump reassures farmers on immigration:workers york.du 2019-01-1522 views This spring, the number of job openings outstripped the number of unemployed for the first time in at least 17 years. While it’s a sign of a good economy, it’s also created a tight labor market that has employers scrambling for employees.