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Cummings urges Trump to ‘come to Baltimore’

BALTIMORE (AP) – Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings took the high road Saturday, inviting President Donald Trump and other Americans to visit Baltimore but declining to respond in kind to the barrage of presidential tweets and comments disparaging [...]

Pelosi urges Dems to help counter Trump’s planned ICE raids

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Distrusting Both Iran and U.S., Europe Urges ‘Maximum Restraint’

These kinds of attacks are what Europeans predicted when Mr. Trump pulled out of the Iran deal, said Ellie Geranmayeh, an Iran expert with the European Council on Foreign Affairs. “Most European governments are surprised how long Iran [...]

Steve Bullock urges caution in Electoral College repeal

After coming out on the losing end of the system in 2016, most of the two dozen Democratic candidates running for president in 2020 say they’re open to abolishing the Electoral College. Sen. Elizabeth Warren wants to get rid of it entirely, [...]

Pelosi urges Dems against impeachment as caucus grows restless

Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi speaks to members of the media after a House Democrats meeting at the Capitol on Wednesday. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Congress The speaker expected her chairmen to fall in line, but Maxine Waters [...]

White paper urges Trump to work with China on North Korea strategy

China does not believe that North Korean denuclearization is achievable in the short term, despite sharing the same goal with the U.S. to rid North Korea of its nuclear weapons, according to a new report circulating in Washington on Beijing’s [...]

Nancy Pelosi urges Trump to take down 9-11 video

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi called Sunday for President Trump to take down a video he tweeted shaming Rep. Ilhan Omar over her controversial remarks about September 11, saying the tweet has put the freshman congresswoman’s life in danger. The [...]

Trump lawyer urges denial of tax return request

Democrats’ bid “is a transparent effort by one political party to harass an official from the other party because they dislike his politics,” Consovoy wrote. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo White House By BRIAN FALER 04/05/2019 [...]

‘Stay strong and fight back’: Trump urges Fox News to dig in on Carlson and Pirro

“Bring back @JudgeJeanine Pirro,” President Donald Trump tweeted. Pirro has been criticized for appearing to question the patriotism of a Muslim-American member of Congress. | Bryan R. Smith/AFP/Getty Images White House The president’s [...]

Donald Trump takes victory lap, urges CPAC activists to stay vigilant

President Trump on Saturday took a victory lap for what he described as a booming economy, U.S. victories abroad, and his success on conservative priorities like appointing new judges to the federal courts as he urged grassroots conservative [...]