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Shutdown talks stalled

Lawmakers remain at an impasse over how much money to provide to fund President Donald Trump’s request for a border wall. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Negotiations to avert another [...]

POLITICO Playbook: Shutdown negotiations stalled

Presented by */ ]]> Trash builds up along the National Mall on Sunday as garbage collectors are off work during a partial shutdown of the federal government. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY BREAKING … AP: “Tsunami [...]

Clashing views color future of stalled N.Korea nuclear talks

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – To hear a beaming Donald Trump at his June summit with Kim Jong Un in Singapore, the solution to North Korea’s headlong pursuit of nuclear weapons, a foreign policy nightmare that has flummoxed U.S. leaders [...]

News Analysis: Diplomacy Appears Stalled With North Korea, Despite Trump’s Declarations

WASHINGTON — The goal of a diplomatic meeting set for Thursday seemed simple: Nail down a plan for a second summit between President Trump and the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un. But finalizing the meeting itself — between Mike [...]

Trump Asks Pompeo to Cancel North Korea Trip, Pointing to Stalled Diplomacy

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday abruptly called off a trip to North Korea by his secretary of state, citing a lack of progress in nuclear disarmament talks and acknowledging for the first time that his diplomatic overture to [...]
DACA-shutdown talks still stalled after Kelly hits the Hill
Talks on an immigration deal that are inextricably linked with government funding remained stalled Wednesday, after top White House officials fanned out across Capitol Hill to meet with lawmakers in both parties as a critical Friday deadline [...]
With Iraqi-Kurdish Talks Stalled, Phone Diplomacy Averts New Clashes
Three officials involved in the informal talks say they are discussing temporary arrangements to the most pressing issue for both sides: Control of Iraq’s Fish Khabbour border crossings with Turkey and Syria, where about one-fifth of [...]
Stranded ISIS Convoy Symbolizes Militants’ Stalled Campaign
And it has likewise been powerless to save the convoy, sending fighters and fuel trucks into the desert only to have them destroyed by American forces. Col. Ryan Dillon, the spokesman for the American-led coalition in Syria and Iraq, [...]
Why are these billions in pipeline projects stalled?
Billions of dollars’ worth of shovel-ready infrastructure projects have been held up by a bureaucratic morass that President Donald Trump helped to create. Trump’s slowness to fill vacancies at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission [...]