Donald Trump's latest tariff threat is the President's most impulsive, incoherent and reckless decision since the US government shutdown. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Reuters reports the U.S. Senate on Wednesday approved a $4.6 billion bill to address the increase in migrants crossing the US-Mexico border. On May 1st, Trump requested funding for programs that house,..
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, US President Donald Trump said that he would postpone mass deportation raids for two weeks as he seeks a compromise with Democratic leaders on immigration..
Democrats in the House of Representatives on Friday proposed reinstating millions of dollars in aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras that was previously cut off by the Trump administration. The..
On Wednesday negotiations between the Trump administration and bipartisan leaders of the U.S. Congress failed to produce a deal on the overall levels of federal spending for the fiscal year starting on..
On Thursday House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stated that she would be happy to start working with President Donald Trump, but only once he starts acting more presidential. Business Insider reports that House..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that President Donald Trump threw a temper tantrum at a meeting with Democratic congressional leaders a day earlier and that she..
SBS News wraps-up all the national and international news including: Another historic parliamentary loss makes asylum seekers a key election issue. Republicans urge Donald Trump to sign a deal.. SBS - Published
US legislators were due to meet on Monday to hold border security talks in bid to avert another government shutdown on February 15. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
The US government shutdown blew out the timeframe for Australian manufacturer Amcor's takeover of a major rival, which it had hoped to complete by early 2019. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
The White House has not ruled out another federal government shutdown even if it finds money for Trump's border wall elsewhere. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
The US economy was expected to lose $US3 billion ($4 billion) from the partial federal government shutdown over Trump's demand for border wall funding. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
The victory is only a three-week reprieve and there's no reason to believe Trump has learnt this episode's most important lesson: a government shutdown is a terrible way to implement policy. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age