Month: April 2019

Douglas Nicholls, mayor of Yuma, Arizona, meets Trump on border crisis

President Trump hosted Mayor Douglas Nicholls of Yuma, Arizona, at the White House Tuesday to discuss the crisis at the southern border that prompted the mayor to declare a state of emergency earlier this month. The president and acting Department of H…

Joe Biden should make one-term pledge, say 2020 campaign supporters

PITTSBURGH | Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden’s 2020 supporters are floating an outside-the-box strategy aimed at shielding him from questions about his age and political leanings and boosting his chances of capturing the party’s 2020 presidential…

Robert Mueller unhappy with William Barr summary: Report

Special counsel Robert Mueller reportedly sent a note to Attorney General William Barr declaring himself unhappy with Mr. Barr’s release of a four-page summation of the probe. According to a report in the Washington Post, which reviewed a copy of the l…

The Latest: More than 650 migrants apprehended in New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) – The Latest on large groups of immigrants apprehended in New Mexico (all times local): 4 p.m. Border Patrol agents say two large groups of immigrants comprised primarily of Central American families and unaccompanied juveniles have…

Pavlich: Lessons from Venezuela

It’s been three months since the United States government officially recognized Juan Guaidó as Venezuela’s legitimate president. 

Inside the Beltway: Joe Biden tries to create his own ‘MAGA’

All 20 Democratic presidential hopefuls are hoping to polish up their grassroots appeal and down-home personas in a desperate bid to attract the votes of down-home voters. None of the Democratic candidates will forget that 65 million of them stepped up…