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Puerto Rico Government Lobbies for Statehood with New Commission

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Donald Trump has scrapped plans to visit Britain next month, the Mail understands.
“Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” Trump said, according to these people, referring to countries mentioned by the lawmakers.

Puerto Rico’s current political status is a “free associated state” established in 1952. While Puerto Ricans have representation at the U.S. Capitol, the delegate is not allowed a vote on the floor. Puerto Ricans on the island also are not allowed to vote during general elections in the United States, which means they only choose their governor, not the president.ADVERTISEMENT “‘House votes on controversial FISA ACT today.’ This is the act that may have been used, with the help of the discredited and phony Dossier, to so badly surveil and abuse the Trump Campaign by the previous administration and others?” Trump tapped out.

[200,000 Salvadorans may be forced to leave the U.S. as Trump ends immigration protection]The White House was actively whipping votes on the bill, which would extend a program that senior officials say is critical to keeping America safe from terror plots. Getting the program renewed with as few changes as possible had been the intelligence community’s No. 1 legislative priority for the past year.

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Updated 0658 GMT (1458 HKT) January 12, 2018(CNN)As teams frantically searched areas of Southern California smothered by rivers of mud and boulders, officials on Thursday increased the size of the evacuation zones.Despite the confusion, Republican leaders pushed forward, counting on moderate Democrats and Republicans to reject the proposed overhaul and pass the extension bill. John F. Kelly, the White House chief of staff, lobbied members in a House cloakroom before the vote.wrote Aaron Stein of the Atlantic Council. “The debates about the ‘people in Iran’ aren’t really about the people in Iran, but about how to use those people to achieve a desired American end-goal, without thinking through an actual policy for what that end-goal would look like and that end-goal’s broader consequences for the United States.”

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For many of Trump’s supporters, however, the comments may not prove to be particularly damaging. Trump came under fire from conservatives this week for seeming to suggest that he would be open to a comprehensive immigration reform deal without money for a border wall, before he quickly backtracked.

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Reason I canceled my trip to London is that I am not a big fan of the Obama Administration having sold perhaps the best located and finest embassy in London for “peanuts,” only to build a new one in an off location for 1.2 billion dollars. Bad deal. Wanted me to cut ribbon-NO!

Puerto Rico Government Lobbies for Statehood with New Commission

Puerto Rico Government Lobbies for Statehood with New Commission
(CNN)US President Donald Trump sparked outrage again Thursday when he reportedly expressed frustration with people coming to the US from “shithole countries,” the latest in a series of insensitive and offensive remarks about immigrants and refugees.

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“decertified” the deal in October. But he left open the question of whether the United States would reimpose sanctions on Iran that were lifted after Tehran agreed to curbs on its nuclear program. (If it did, experts fear, Iran could then declare the agreement null and void and restart its potential quest for a nuclear weapon.) According to reports, administration officials have suggested that, even if Trump does extend the waivers, he might seek new measures over other issues like human rights and Tehran’s missile program.

Updated 0705 GMT (1505 HKT) January 12, 2018‘The Shed at Dulwich’ was London’s top-rated restaurant. Just one problem: It didn’t exist.

Just two days following her Golden Globes speech, Oprah Winfrey’s home has been impacted by the deadly mudslides in Santa Barbara, California. Veuer’s Natasha Abellard (@NatashaAbellard) has the story. Buzz60

The death toll from the powerful debris flows that hit the Southern California community of Montecito has risen to 15. The storm that slammed the California coastal community is over. The search for victims continues. (Jan. 10) AP

Supporters of those changes contended that the overhaul was needed to preserve Fourth Amendment privacy rights in the internet era. But intelligence and law enforcement officials argued that it was unnecessary, and dangerous, to limit security officials from being able to freely gain access to information the government already possessed.

Before voting to extend the law, known as Section 702 of the FISA Amendments Act, the House rejected an amendment that would have imposed a series of new safeguards. That proposal included a requirement that officials obtain warrants in most cases before hunting for, and reading, emails and other messages of Americans that were swept up under the surveillance.

“It has suffered just like any business has,” he said.

The reception was not as warm, with protesters lining the streets as the President attended the G20 summit.

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The media, as they should being the 'watchdog' in a well-functioning democracy, tries to keep Hoekstra accountable. And he just acts like they're not there.
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Hurricane Maria, only 60 percent of Puerto Ricans have power. In comparison to Texas and Florida, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands received less FEMA aid and fewer personnel, according to CNN. President Trump’s visit to the ravaged island was also far later than his tours of Texas and Florida.Mr Trump was due to officially open the new US embassy in London (pictured). The Mail understands this role will now be performed by Secretary of State Rex TillersonMany reports of peaceful protests by Iranian citizens fed up with regime’s corruption & its squandering of the nation’s wealth to fund terrorism abroad. Iranian govt should respect their people’s rights, including right to express themselves. The world is watching! #IranProtestsMr. Trump declined to say whether he had directly spoken with his North Korean counterpart. “I’m not saying I have or haven’t,” he said.Tom ColeThomas (Tom) Jeffrey ColeTrump rips Dems a day ahead of key White House meeting Ryan’s office warning he wasn’t part of deal on ObamaCare: source Overnight Finance: GOP to reduce tax relief by 0B to win over deficit hawks | Republicans eye two-week spending bill | Fed official urges caution on digital currency | Security of auditing system under scrutiny MORE (R-Okla.), reenacting the incident for reporters. “People were laughing about it.”

The commission is part of Ricardo Rosselló’s campaign promise to bring awareness around “second-class citizenship” in Puerto Rico, which has now intensified after Hurricane Maria. “Everyone has seen not only on a theory level, but on a pragmatic level, what it means to be a second-class citizen,” Rosselló said on Jan. 10. “The opportunity was there to show that we were going to be treated equally and by and large there has been a demonstration that we weren’t.” talked about “no-go zones” on several occasions; he had referred to their presence in European cities multiple times in conservative media before he became the ambassador.

He said he leaves his daughter’s bike unattended and his car unlocked, and has not been targeted.#CAstorm- Members of Santa Barbara County Fire’s Task Force 1 aid in searching a home in Montecito. pic.twitter.com/DntbXttfo3


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