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Pride and the president

Politics | What President Donald Trump has said about LGBT issues and religious liberty
by Harvest Prude
Posted 6/06/19, 04:46 pm

WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on May 31 became the first Republican president to voice his support for LGBT Pride Month, raising some skepticism and questions about his positions on sexuality and religious liberty.

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Republicans debate Trump’s Mexico tariffs

by Harvest Prude
Posted 6/05/19, 11:57 am

WASHINGTON—Senate Republicans are raising concerns about President Donald Trump’s plan to impose 5 percent tariffs on all Mexican goods to give Mexico an incentive to do more to stop illegal immigration into the United States. During a closed-door lunch Tuesday with White House counsel Pat Philbin and Assistant Attorney General Steve Engel, some GOP senators raised the possibility of introducing a resolution to block the president’s move.

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Trump meets with Prime Minister Theresa May

by Harvest Prude
Posted 6/04/19, 11:35 am

President Donald Trump met with British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday during his three-day state visit to the United Kingdom. The president and first lady Melania Trump had lunch at 10 Downing Street with May, her husband, Phillip, and corporate executives from 10 leading U.S. and U.K. companies to discuss a bilateral trade deal that would take effect once the U.K. leaves the European Union.

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