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Nov 14 2018
First Lady Melania Trump is calling for the firing of Deputy National Security Advisor Mira Ricardel after a reported clash over a recent Africa trip.CNN (Online News) USA TODAY Fox News (Online News)
Jan 27 2019
As negotiations continue, acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney said on Sunday that President Trump will secure the U.S. border with Mexico "with or without Congress."Washington Times Wall Street Journal (News) Washington Post
Mar 02 2019
The House Oversight Committee renewed their request to the White House for documents relating to how the White House handled security clearances for some of President Trump's closest advisors. Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings gave the White House counsel's office until March 4 to comply with their request.Washington Times Wall Street Journal (News) CNN (Online News)
Jan 01 2019
President Trump has invited congressional leaders from both parties to the White House for a meeting Wednesday on border security as the partial government shutdown continues over funding for a border wall. "Border Security and the Wall 'thing' and Shutdown is not where Nancy Pelosi wanted to start her tenure as Speaker! Let's make a deal?" he tweeted.Fox News (Online News) ABC News (Online) Reuters
Oct 24 2019
Dozens of House GOP members interrupted a close-door deposition on President Trump's dealings with Ukraine.
Republicans say they are being denied access from being able to see what is happening in the impeachment inquiry. Some Democrats were infuriated by the stunt.Washington Times CNN (Online News) Reuters
Jul 31 2018
After a five-year legal battle, a Texas-based company has posted blueprints for 3-D printable guns online, with President Trump tweeting that the move "doesn't seem to make much sense". Supporters argue that the the company is within its First Amendment rights, while dissenters say that the downloadable weapons pose a national security threat.BBC News Washington Times Washington Post
May 26 2020
Social Security has become the largest single government program in the world, accounting for 24% ($916 billion) of total US federal spending in 2016. Since 2010, the Social Security trust fund has been paying out more in benefits than it collects in employee taxes, and is projected to run out of money by 2034. One proposal to replace the current government-administered system is the partialProCon.org
Apr 13 2020
In the United States, Social Security is the commonly used term for the federal Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) program and is administered by the Social Security Administration. The original Social Security Act was signed into law by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1935, and the current version of the Act, as amended, encompasses several social welfare andWikipedia
Apr 10 2020
The National Security Agency (NSA) is a national-level intelligence agency of the United States Department of Defense, under the authority of the Director of National Intelligence. The NSA is responsible for global monitoring, collection, and processing of information and data for foreign and domestic intelligence and counterintelligence purposes, specializing in a discipline known as signalsWikipedia
Jul 11 2022
Several people protesting in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou over the freezing of deposits by some rural-based banks said they were injured on Sunday when heavy-handed security personnel dispersed the crowd.
The banks froze millions of dollars worth of deposits in April, telling customers they were upgrading their internal systems. read more The banks have not issued any communication onReuters