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# trump - Monday 12 August, 2019

New US rule aims to deny citizenship to migrants who get food stamps, Medicaid and other benefits

The White House said hopeful migrants won’t be granted resident visas if they’re likely to need public assistance.

# trump - Thursday 8 August, 2019

Trump says he had 'amazing day' after meeting victims of latest mass shootings

The US president faced protests as he met victims in Ohio and Texas, but the White House said he was ‘treated like a rock star’.

# trump - Monday 5 August, 2019

Trump condemns white supremacy and racism after shootings

“We must have something good, if not GREAT, come out of these two tragic events!” Trump wrote on Twitter.

# trump - Saturday 3 August, 2019

US rapper A$AP Rocky released pending Sweden assault verdict

He and two others had been held in custody ahead of their trial because the court deemed him a “flight risk”.

# trump - Friday 2 August, 2019

Trump escalates trade war with threats to place more tariffs on Chinese imports

The US president made the announcement in a series of Tweets.

# trump - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

US Fed cuts key interest rate for first time in 11 years to 'insure' against global uncertainties

The move to ease the cost of borrowing was well telegraphed as meant to “insure” against risks.

# trump - Friday 26 July, 2019

'American wine is better than French wine!' - Trump threatens tariffs on France and 'foolish' Macron

The US President was responding to France’s new a digital services tax.

# trump - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Three years of embarrassment and a waste of time': Trump gloats after Mueller testimony

Robert Mueller told Congress he had not exonerated the US president of obstruction allegations, but again declined to accuse him of a crime.

# trump - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'A massive and dangerous change': Trump expands fast-track deportations in US Ice

'A massive and dangerous change': Trump expands fast-track deportations in US

Immigration officers will be able to deport migrants without allowing them to appear before judges.

# trump - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Ilhan Omar brands Trump a 'fascist' as the US president tries to distance himself from 'send her back' chant

Omar today branded Trump a “fascist” as he sought to distance himself from mocking chants.

# trump - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Kellyanne Conway questions reporter's ethnicity while defending Trump's racist remarks

Conway has insisted that Trump’s comments were not racist, despite a majority vote by the US House of Representatives condemning the remarks.

# trump - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

'It is what keeps me awake at night': Irish fears rise as migrants are detained in the US

Undocumented Irish woman Ali is living in limbo in the US.

# trump - Monday 15 July, 2019

Trump lashes out at liberal congresswomen again after being slammed as 'racist'

In his initial tweets, Trump told progressive Democratic congresswomen to “go back” where they came from.

Undocumented migrants in US wait in fear as no immediate sign of threatened large-scale raids

ICE agents were expected to conduct raids in at least 10 major cities yesterday.

# trump - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Britain's ambassador to the US resigns following Trump row

Leaked documents recently revealed Sir Kim Darroch had described the US president as “inept” and “dysfunctional”.

# trump - Monday 8 July, 2019

Trump says migrant detention centres will be opened up to visits by journalists

His comments come after reports over the weekend described one centre in Texas as filled with hundreds of children wearing filthy clothes.

Trump hits back after UK ambassador to US described him as 'inept' and 'dysfunctional'

Trump said Ambassador Kim Darroch had “not served the UK well”.

# trump - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Donald Trump is 'inept' and 'dysfunctional,' says UK ambassador to the US

A British spokesperson said ambassadors abroad are expected to provide ‘honest, unvarnished’ assessments.

# trump - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Explainer: Why have Trump's Fourth of July plans annoyed so many people?

Celebrations in Washington usually go off without the involvement of the president in a bid to leave politics outside patriotism.

# trump - Saturday 29 June, 2019

'Back on track': China and US agree to restart trade talks

Washington has committed not to impose any new tariffs on Beijing’s exports.

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# trump - Monday 24 June, 2019

Trump orders 'hard-hitting' financial sanctions on Iran's supreme leader

Tensions between the two nations have been escalating in recent days.

# trump - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

Trump refuses to offer apology to the Central Park 5 wrongly convicted of rape in 1989

Trump took out ads in New York newspapers calling for the death penalty to be introduced at the time the five men were accused.

# trump - Monday 17 June, 2019

Donald Trump trailing five Democrats in latest opinion poll

The Fox News poll showed Biden leading Trump by 49% to 39% among all registered voters nationwide.

# trump - Thursday 13 June, 2019

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders to step down from role

The president tweeted the news evening.

# trump - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Trump suspends tariffs against Mexico after 11th-hour migration deal

Mexico has agreed to expand its policy of taking back migrants from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador as their asylum claims are processed.

Official Ireland's welcome for Donald Trump was more muted than céad míle fáilte

Judging by previous presidential visits, this wasn’t the reddest of red carpets.

# trump - Friday 7 June, 2019

Donald Trump waves goodbye to Ireland after two-night stay at Doonbeg

He met with local school children earlier today, who were “gobsmacked” at meeting the US President.

# trump - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Were you happy with how the government handled Donald Trump's visit? What Do You Think This post contains a poll

Were you happy with how the government handled Donald Trump's visit?

There were pro- and anti-Trump demonstrations waiting for Trump when he landed – so how did Leo&Co handle the whole affair?

# trump - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

'Trump for Taoiseach': Rival protest groups greet President ... well out of view of the President

A pro-Trump demonstration was dwarfed by a much larger ‘anti’ one on the outskirts of Shannon.

As it happened: US President Donald Trump arrives in Ireland for first night of official visit

The Taoiseach welcomed the US President on the tarmac this afternoon – stay with us for all the latest updates.

Trump again says Meghan Markle was 'nasty to him' and he 'totally listened' to Prince Charles about climate change Royal Family This post contains videos

Trump again says Meghan Markle was 'nasty to him' and he 'totally listened' to Prince Charles about climate change

Piers Morgan interviewed the US President on Good Morning Britain today.

A respectful welcome - but no pomp and circumstance: What to expect from the Trump visit

Trump will arrive in Shannon Airport later today.

# trump - Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Nigel Farage says Donald Trump 'is loving his trip' after the pair meet in London

Trump is due to fly to Ireland tomorrow.

Government minister to attend protest against Trump's visit to Ireland

A number of protests will take place during the US President’s visit.

# trump - Monday 3 June, 2019

Poll: Do you plan on attending a Trump protest this week? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you plan on attending a Trump protest this week?

Donald Trump visits Ireland this week, and there are a number of protests planned.

# trump - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Donald Trump says the UK should send in Nigel Farage to handle Brexit negotiations

Trump also said the UK should send in Nigel Farage to negotiate.

# trump - Saturday 1 June, 2019

Trump says Boris Johnson would make 'excellent' British PM

May is set to resign on 7 June over her failure to deliver a deal on Brexit.

# trump - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Charging Trump with a crime was not an option under Department of Justice rules, says Mueller

Mueller reiterated what the report had previously concluded; that there was interference from Russia.

# trump - Friday 17 May, 2019

Trump announces plans for 'merit-based' immigration policy plan

The immigration reforms would be the first major change to the system in decades.