President Trump revealed that he would sign the omnibus spending bill passed by Congress late Thursday, noting that he was "unhappy" about "a lot of things" in the bill but that he'd approve it for "national security" reasons.
President Donald Trump's White House is threatened by allegations from his past, with court cases looming from an adult film star, a former Playboy model and a reality show contestant. Trump has denied accusations from all three women.
Excerpted Idaho House testimony: Rep. Christy Perry, R-Nampa, speaks during an attempt March 21, 2018, to force a vote on health insurance aid for Idaho's most sick and working poor residents. The bill was sent back to a House committee for the second time in the session. Perry is also running for Congress; this is her last term in the Legislature.
Protesters interrupt Idaho House floor business on March 21, 2018. The protesters, in the House gallery, were escorted out of the room. The crowd sought action on a proposal to aid health insurance coverage for Idaho's most sick and its working poor. House cameras remained focused on lawmakers.
THC, the marijuana-high compound, is illegal. But hemp-based CBD is legal, advocates say, citing an Idaho attorney general's opinion. Joel Bordeaux, owner of Global CBD, has been selling the hemp-based product out of Sandpoint for two years. He's seen significant health benefits from CBD.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke responds March 13, 2018, to a question from Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., about plane trips and other spending at Interior. The two were at a meeting of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee.
Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, speaks prior to the final Senate vote March 14, 2018, on bipartisan legislation designed to ease bank rules that were enacted to prevent a relapse of the 2008 financial crisis that caused millions of Americans to lose their jobs and homes.
President Donald Trump says he has "total confidence" in Mike Pompeo, his new pick for Secretary of State. Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday, saying he would nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace him.
President Donald Trump held a rally at Moon Township, Pennsylvania during a campaign event for Republican Rick Saccone ahead of next Tuesday's special election. Trump said that his campaign slogan for the 2020 presidential election would be "Keep America Great!" He also said he would make the building of his proposed border wall between southern US and Mexico a part of ongoing NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) renegotiations, and called for tougher punishments for drug dealers.
South Korea's National Security Adviser Chung Eui-yong said President Donald Trump and North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un will meet by May this year. Seoul has already publicized that North Korea offered talks with the United States on denuclearization and normalizing ties, a potential diplomatic opening after a year of escalating tensions over the North's nuclear and missile tests. The rival Koreas also agreed to hold a leadership summit in late April.
There's a correlation between mandatory minimum sentencing and overcrowding, which is why prisoners are being sent to other states, says LeeAnn Clark. Her son was sent to Texas, away from his family and support. That turned her into an activist.