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united states presidents and control of congress

The degree to which the President of the United States's political par...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
The degree to which the President of the United States's political party has control over the House of Representatives and Senate often determines his or her political strength - such as the ability to pass sponsored legislation, ratify treaties, and have Cabinet members and judges approved.
united states presidents and control of congress

What's in the New NDAA

Lawfare (blog) - 14 Aug 2018
President Donald Trump signed the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for fiscal year 2019 into law on Monday afternoon, at an event at Fort Drum military base in upstate New York. Speaking before a crowd of soldiers, Trump ...
united states presidents and control of congress

Violence, Security and the Next Mexican President

STRATFOR - 14 Aug 2018
His party, the National Regeneration Movement, will also enjoy a majority in both houses of Congress. That control will give him an opportunity that presidents Enrique Pena Nieto, Felipe Calderon and Vicente Fox did not have – a strong chance to carry ...
united states presidents and control of congress

Trump Claims Election Night Credit. It's Not That Simple.

New York Times - 08 Aug 2018
WASHINGTON — In President Trump's mind, he has become the indispensable man, the political force singularly responsible for the narrow lead that Troy Balderson, the Republican candidate, clings to in a heavily conservative Ohio House district and that ...
united states presidents and control of congress

How to stop President Trump's latest attack on immigrants

Washington Post - 13 Aug 2018
The State Department, dominated by anti-immigration conservatives, aimed to assert itself and control the administration's handling of the situation. As such, the under-secretary of state called Secretary of Labor Frances Perkins — the first woman ...
united states presidents and control of congress

Trump Visits Upstate New York to Aid GOP in House Races

WRAL.com - 13 Aug 2018
Claudia Tenney in Utica on Monday, marking one of his first forays into a House battleground district that will help determine control of Congress this fall. Tenney's district, which stretches from Binghamton to Lake Ontario in ...
united states presidents and control of congress

Turkey's Downward Spiral

New York Times - 10 Aug 2018
As August began, however, President Trump named Turkey's interior and justice ministers as “specially designated nationals” barred from doing business with Americans and gaining access to financial assets in the United States. On Friday, Mr. Trump ...
united states presidents and control of congress

Fallout after Trump-Putin meeting

CNN - 17 Jul 2018
Hurd said Trump must be consistent in his support for the US intelligence community and his understanding that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election. The President's comments today that "other people" could have also interfered in the ...
united states presidents and control of congress

Ruble Tumbles as US Sets Out New Sanctions on Russia

New York Times - 09 Aug 2018
As the ruble slumped through the day, officials in Moscow expressed dismay that the new restrictions came so soon after what they saw as a positive summit meeting between President Trump and Vladimir V. Putin, in Helsinki, Finland last month ...

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