Up and Running–For Now

Trump Signs Temporary Funding Bill Click here to view this newsletter on YouTube President Trump addressed the nation from the Rose Garden on Friday afternoon, announcing he would sign a temporary order to fund the government until February 15. This puts the 800,000 federal workers back to work for at least three weeks—giving back pay […]

Trump Offers Deal, Cancels Pelosi’s Trip

On Saturday, President Trump addressed the nation about the shutdown, which is entering its second month, and the border security crisis. He gave the Democrats a few concessions for DACA recipients and other immigrants whose legal status is in flux, but House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was having none of it. At 4 p.m. on Saturday, […]

What Happened? GOP Budget Funds Planned Parenthood, But Not the Wall

Democrats and Republicans reached a budget deallate Sunday, which keeps the government running until September. Both sides are complaining that they didn’t get what they want, but most in Washington say that the Democrats came out on top. It seems that moderate Republicans worked with Democrats and the result is a high-dollar, low-value budget that […]