News > Republicans

Legislators from both parties warn Pentagon not to move money to fund President Trump's border wall

1 month ago   |   By WESH

The Pentagon's decision took money from major aircraft and other programs that touch Republican and Democratic areas.
Read more ...

 

Congress warns Pentagon not to move money to fund Trump wall

Congress warns Pentagon not to move money to fund Trump wall

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Lawmakers from both parties told Pentagon leaders on Wednesday that the Defense Department is undermining its own efforts to get military money by diverting billions of dollars for the construction of President Donald Trump's U.S.-Mexico border wall
The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee and the committee's top Republican warned Defense Secretary Mark Esper that overturning congressional funding decisions to shift money for the wall is an enormous problem that will have consequences.
The plan to shift money has triggered rare Republican opposition to one of Trump's...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Republicans      Democrats      U.S.      Congress      Donald Trump  


Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

"We're incredibly proud of him," Vanessa Bryant, Kobe's wife, said. Read more ...

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Fearing an out-of-control coronavirus outbreak would overwhelm California's health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency on March 4. Within a week... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More New Jersey Residents Than 9/11 Attacks

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More New Jersey Residents Than 9/11 Attacks

In a press conference Saturday, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced 200 new COVID-19 deaths, bringing the state's death toll to 846. Read more ...

‘Democrats make us all morons, I can't vote for this guy' - Joe Rogan balks...

‘Democrats make us all morons, I can't vote for this guy' - Joe Rogan balks at Biden, apparently backs Trump

Podcaster and comedian Joe Rogan has said that he'd rather vote for Donald Trump than Joe Biden. Once an ardent supporter of Bernie Sanders, Rogan's semi-endorsement of Trump... Read more ...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love rival over rapper YoungBoy - reports

Iyanna 'Yaya' Mayweather, daughter of boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr, is in police custody in Houston after stabbing a woman in an argument over rapper NBA YoungBoy, according... Read more ...

LIVE: Gov. Beshear gives update on COVID-19 across Kentucky

LIVE: Gov. Beshear gives update on COVID-19 across Kentucky

Gov. Beshear is giving an update on COVID-19 across Kentucky at a news conference on Saturday. Read more ...

Shop towels filter better than T-shirts for DIY coronavirus masks

Shop towels filter better than T-shirts for DIY coronavirus masks

After President Trump said Friday Americans can wear face masks - and experts now say they can help stop the coronavirus - people are going DIY, making their own face... Read more ...

Two kids hospitalized after eating pot gummies from Utah food bank

Two kids hospitalized after eating pot gummies from Utah food bank

Two children have been hospitalized after eating marijuana gummies they got at a food bank. “An 11-year-old and a 5-year-old were taken to a hospital Friday night after... Read more ...

Franklin County officials order Haspin Acres to close after dozens flock to...

Franklin County officials order Haspin Acres to close after dozens flock to park causing traffic jam

The Franklin County public health officer has ordered Haspin Acres to close after dozens of people flocked to the park on Saturday causing a traffic jam at the park's entrance. Read more ...