Donald Trump had an hour-long one-on-one conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin during the July 7 G20 dinner in Germany, according to the US media. A White House official confirmed the Trump-Putin interaction on Tuesday.
Separately, the White House said on Tuesday that United States Republican President Donald Trump had nominated Jon Huntsman, a former Utah governor and envoy to China under former Democratic President Barack Obama, as U.S. ambassador to Russia.
The Trump administration has announced a one-time increase of 15,000 additional H-2B visas for low-wage foreign workers after determining that the needs of US businesses cannot be satisfied with Americans willing and qualified to do the work.
A Republican drive in the Senate to come up with a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act fell apart on Monday when two more Republican senators came out against their party’s legislation. The collapse is a stinging blow to Trump and Republicans who have vowed to dump Obamacare.
On Monday, Republican Senators Mike Lee and Jerry Moran joined colleagues Susan Collins and Rand Paul in opposing the legislation that would unwind the 2010 Affordable Care Act passed under Democratic former president Barack Obama.
Twitter users ended up noticing one thing — “So House healthcare bill first failed on day after Trump’s truck playtime (Mar24). Now Senate bill fails same day as his firetruck playtime,” wrote Randy Renstrom, on the micro-blogging site.
Shrouded by allegation of collusion, US President Donald Trump has now vowed for retaliatory action against companies outsourcing their manufacturing outside America. In a bid to deliver upon his campaign promises Trump pushes for ‘Made in America’.
The Trump administration’s decision to include Indians into the Global Entry programme that expedites entry of visitors at the airports and other ports of entry further deepens the bilatertal ties to the Indo-AsiaPacific region, Senator Mazie K Hirono from Hawaii said.
“Obviously, there’s been a lot more interest in recent days with respect to what the DNC did in coordination with the Ukrainian government to try to collude,” said White House spokesman Sean Spicer.
The resumption in talks came less than two weeks after President Trump and Vladimir Putin held a highly anticipated first meeting in Germany, an encounter both countries described as a positive first step toward improving relations.
Facing an investigation into his campaign’s ties with Russia and a tax and health care agenda struggling to make headway as quickly as promised, Trump is turning his focus to trade this week.
Trump used some of his toughest language against a favored target and the press saying: “With all of its phony unnamed sources & highly slanted & even fraudulent reporting, Fake News is DISTORTING DEMOCRACY in our country!”
First local activists sported pink umbrellas on the warm, sunny day and spelled out messages written on their white tee-shirts as they posed in front of the Trump National clubhouse.
Park, who won seven times on the Korean LPGA Tour in 2016, saved par at the par-five 18th with a superb chip from a tight lie behind the green to post a five-under-par 67.
French President Emmanuel Macron said: “Donald Trump listened to me (on the Paris climate deal) and said he would try to find a solution in the coming months.”