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Trump Open to Using Emergency Powers to Build Wall

Trump Open to Using Emergency Powers to Build Wall

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent   President Donald Trump revealed in a Friday afternoon press conference that he was open to using his emergency powers as commander-in-chief to build a wall along the U.S. southern border even if he does not get congressional approval. Reporter: "Have you considered using emergency powers to grant yourself […]

Trump Introduces Border Patrol Agents with One Message: ‘We Need the Wall’

Trump Introduces Border Patrol Agents with One Message: ‘We Need the Wall’

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent President Donald Trump entered the White House briefing room Thursday to introduce U.S. Border Patrol agents who emphasized the necessity of a wall along the U.S. southern border. Trump introduced the agents, including National Border Patrol Council President Brandon Judd and two of his vice presidents. Each border patrol […]

Official: Dems ‘Refused’ to Even to Listen to Border Security at White House

Official: Dems ‘Refused’ to Even to Listen to Border Security at White House

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent Democratic lawmakers brought a border security briefing at the White House to a screeching halt Wednesday, refusing to even listen to Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, a White House official tells The Daily Caller.      House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy echoed this version of events to reporters […]

Trump Refuses to Budge in Shutdown Demand: ‘As Long as it Takes’

Trump Refuses to Budge in Shutdown Demand: ‘As Long as it Takes’

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent President Donald Trump indicated he will not budge on his demand from Democratic lawmakers for $5.6 billion in funding for his proposed wall along the U.S. southern border, in an extended back-and-forth with reporters Wednesday. Trump’s showdown with Democratic lawmakers has resulted in a partial government shutdown with neither […]

Shutdown Negotiators Consider Major Restrictions on ICE’s Ability to Detain Illegals

Shutdown Negotiators Consider Major Restrictions on ICE’s Ability to Detain Illegals

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent   As a part of the effort to end the partial government shutdown, Senate negotiators have floated drastic restrictions on the detention of criminal illegal aliens which would dramatically limit the number of illegals ICE could detain. A source close to the negotiations tells The Daily Caller that the […]

Trump Holds the Line on Wall Funding, Shutdown to Go Past Christmas

Trump Holds the Line on Wall Funding, Shutdown to Go Past Christmas

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent The Trump administration will not relent on its demand of Congress for $5 billion in funding for a proposed wall along the U.S. southern border despite it meaning a partial government shutdown that will extend at least until past Christmas. Senate adjourns until December 27th. — Donald J. Trump […]

Breaking: Trump Moves Towards Shutdown Over Wall Funding

Breaking: Trump Moves Towards Shutdown Over Wall Funding

Saagar Enjeti | White House Correspondent   President Donald Trump informed GOP leadership that he will not sign a continuing resolution passed by the Senate late Wednesday because it does not contain funding for his proposed wall along U.S. southern border, House Speaker Paul Ryan revealed at the White House Thursday afternoon. Ryan spoke alongside […]

John McCain shoots down wall funding in new DACA deal

John McCain shoots down wall funding in new DACA deal

Sen. John McCain is reportedly joining with Democratic colleague Christopher Coons to introduce legislation that gives Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals’ illegals a path to citizenship, but denies President Donald Trump his funding to build a wall.

The Fourth 100 Days (Trump Briefs:  Oct. 14-20/Day 268-274) Week 39

The Fourth 100 Days (Trump Briefs:  Oct. 14-20/Day 268-274) Week 39

By Michael Hernandez   Saturday, October 14 (Day 268): Steve Bannon declares ‘season of war’ against GOP establishment “There’s a time and season for everything, and now it’s a season of war against the GOP establishment,” Steve Bannon, Breitbart News Executive Chairman and former White House Chief Strategist  told the gathering at the Values Voter […]