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Supreme Court to hear travel ban 3.0 challenge in April
Republicans spent much of the day attacking Democrats on several fronts — most frequently by pointing to a litany of critical statements Democratic leaders, including Schumer, had made slamming Republicans ahead of the 2013 shutdown.
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before those 2013 tweets and before Trump was a much-covered presidential candidate whose personal life and longtime aides have been the subject of endless media coverage. For example, the first news-report mention of Schiller in relation to Trump came in October 2011, according to a Nexis search.recommendations the commission made that could be put into practice ― such as ensuring there’s no statute of limitations for canonical trials and requiring Vatican congregations and courts to publish reasons for their disciplinary decisions.
France’s President Emmanuel Macron and Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrive at Sandhurst Military Academy, Britain, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Macron repeated a warning he made during a visit to Britain on Thursday that full access to the EU single market for Britain’s financial services was not possible. [nL8N1PD1PY]
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ruling by a Maryland judge that the ban violates the Constitution because it is effectively a ban on Muslims. Judge Theodore D. Chuang considered Trump’s statements and tweets in reaching his decision.That GOP Senate seat loss in Alabama could portend a dismal future for the GOP – driven by Trumpism. For better or worse, the Republican Party is the party through which conservative ideas and policy must be implemented, and conservatives’ hope for policy wins will dim if Democrats consolidate their power for a long time. The shocking Alabama loss was driven by both anti-establishment fervor and Trump’s former advisor Steve Bannon’s strategy in the Republican primary that ousted the incumbent Republican.
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unanimous ruling from a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit in San Francisco. That panel said the third version of the travel ban suffered from the deficiencies of the first two — that Trump had again exceeded his lawful authority and that he had not made a legally sufficient finding that entry of those blocked would be “detrimental to the interests of the United States.”
“The president did the right thing. He told him look, you go back and you talk to the Speaker and the Senate majority leader and you guys work that out,” Cornyn said, summarizing Trump’s conversation with Schumer about immigration earlier in the day.Beyond the short window for action, the president must also staff their White House and set their mark on a wide range of executive and regulatory authorities that do not require legislation. These presidential decisions may not rise to the same level of historical import as major legislative accomplishments, but they do serve to set the tone for the administration and the culture of Washington.
For Franklin Roosevelt, the benchmark by which we set a “First 100 Days,” his first year in office reflected the need for immediate action in the face of the Great Depression and the assembly of an administration of progressive technocrats to build what would become the New Deal. For Dwight Eisenhower, it was the creation of Project Solarium to apply the same strategic planning and vision that won World War II to set the course of the Cold War, and balance domestic and foreign policy priorities.The Trump-sympathetic parts of the conservative movement are right that the president’s first year has produced some policy victories, and that it didn’t turn out that Donald Trump was a secret ideological progressive bent on passing liberal policy against the whim of conservatives. But the first year should not have calmed anyone who was concerned about his erratic behavior, nor should anyone think that the Trumpified Republican Party is in any way going to be a successful vehicle for conservative policymaking in the future.
IT: Was that a conversation or was it kind of in the moment?
Kevin Glass (@KevinWGlass) is a contributor to the Washington Examiner’s Beltway Confidential blog. Previously, he was director of outreach and policy at The Franklin Center and managing editor at Townhall. His views here are his own.Macron often mentions Francophone writers and thinkers by name. Among current writers, he has said how much he admires Leïla Slimani and yourself. Do you feel he uses you as a token, rather than engaging seriously with your work and ideas?
In the Turpin case, the children appear not to have had access to help. They did not attend school and instead Mr Turpin registered a private school in their home.
The diaries also have sparked the interest of academics who research trauma and language. Writing in the journals was, quite possibly, what allowed the children to survive a life of fear, hunger and torture, said James Pennebaker, a renowned expert on using writing to heal from traumatic experiences.Pence said he knew the decision would “generate a level of disappointment and a reaction in the region,” but he’s encouraged by “a great deal of restraint shown in Arab countries around the world” in responding to the news, along with efforts to minimize violent protests.
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Living and working About 150,000 British citizens live in France, while 155,000 French nationals are settled in the UK. Banking is the most common type of employment for French people in Britain, with the vast majority of them living in London and the south-east; there are 15 accredited French schools in the UK, 13 of which are in London. Roughly a quarter of all British citizens in France live in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in western France.
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The move capped a week of action by the White House that helped to further seal its relationship with the anti-abortion movement.
Schumer rejected a proposal that would have extended funding by three weeks, to Feb. 8, instead of four. Schumer floated a 10-day extension, which would have set another deadline just before Trump delivered his State of the Union address on Jan. 30. Shortly after midnight, McConnell closed the vote and declared an impasse.