Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

President Trump says he will increase already announced tariffs on China after Beijing imposed tariffs on $75 billion in US goods https://t.co/Cwdnoot6QW pic.twitter.com/TYc0QMCV5n — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 23, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

Trump awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy https://t.co/l6ynmPTkru pic.twitter.com/JLLLG5xLmO — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 22, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

The Trump administration drops its attempt to move forward with a plan to cut $4 billion in foreign aid https://t.co/itzD40avQg pic.twitter.com/3bYOUCt5vE — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 22, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

Trump administration announces plans that could allow for the indefinite detainment of undocumented families, replacing an agreement that set a 20-day limit for holding childrenhttps://t.co/z4SfIhPJzX pic.twitter.com/QmnRNmR6Bp — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 21, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

President Trump criticized Jewish Americans who vote for Democrats, saying “it shows either a total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty” https://t.co/yuDTkFDdNX pic.twitter.com/2kJcydF3Oo — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 20, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

President Trump says his administration is looking at possible tax cuts while repeating his assertion that a recession is very far off https://t.co/rUAPyvC0Lh pic.twitter.com/QayE1Zt8os — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 20, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

Rep. Ilhan Omar and Rep. Rashida Tlaib sharply criticized President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu at an emotional news conference following their canceled Israel trip https://t.co/KsTWS7KdMm pic.twitter.com/L2tp57tnxB — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 19, 2019

Weekly List 144

Ken AshfordWeekly ListLeave a Comment

This week Trump’s beloved economy faltered under pressure from his trade war with China, a ballooning U.S. budge deficit, and other global factors. An anxious Trump, realizing a strong economy is essential to his re-election, lashed out at the Federal Reserve, while confiding in allies his plan to blame any downturn on Fed Chair Jerome Powell. Meanwhile his shrinking inner-circle … Read More

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

The Trump administration is expected to proceed with a plan to cancel billions of dollars in foreign aid funding, an official says. That's likely to prompt a fight with Congress. https://t.co/tCwqfFEwwR pic.twitter.com/kFh2ENiaSq — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 17, 2019

State Of The Dem Presidential Nominee Race

Ken AshfordDemocrats, Election 2020Leave a Comment

Look, this is a snapshot of a flowing river. Things are going to change. But generally, Warren’s star is on the rise. Sanders’s star is on the fall. But Biden remains on top among all demos except the liberal youth. It seems that if Biden fades, the biggest beneficiary is Harris.

The President Of The United States Wants To.. *checks notes* … Buy Greenland?

Ken AshfordTrump & AdministrationLeave a Comment

The Wall Street Journal reports: President Trump made his name on the world’s most famous island. Now he wants to buy the world’s biggest. The idea of the U.S. purchasing Greenland has captured the former real-estate developer’s imagination, according to people familiar with the deliberations, who said Mr. Trump has, with varying degrees of seriousness, repeatedly expressed interest in buying … Read More

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

Democratic Reps. Omar and Tlaib are blocked from entering Israel shortly after President Trump said it would show “great weakness” to let them visit https://t.co/aiXUQe3R3P pic.twitter.com/3RW1hudJr6 — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 15, 2019

Breaking News From CNN

Ken AshfordBreaking NewsLeave a Comment

US rapper A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault and gets a conditional sentence after a street brawl in Sweden. His case angered fans and drew the attention of President Trump. https://t.co/sE2PfEfsdD pic.twitter.com/4sVDnJzSgO — CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) August 14, 2019