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The following statements were posted to the verified Twitter accounts of U.S. President Donald Trump, @realDonaldTrump and @POTUS. The opinions expressed are his own. Reuters has not edited the statements or confirmed their accuracy. @realDonaldTrump : – Leaving Camp David for the White House. Great meetings with the Cabinet and Military on many very important subjects including
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday rejected an author’s accusations that he is mentally unfit for office and said his track record showed he is a “stable genius.” Michael Wolff, who was granted unusually wide access to the White House during much of Trump’s first year, has said in promoting his book,
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – When the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump proposed new subsidies for coal and nuclear plants, it seemed like an obvious way to deliver on campaign promises to boost the nation’s energy industry. And yet the plan, announced in September, set off sharp criticism from other sectors that Trump has also vowed
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Months of bipartisan negotiations in the U.S. Senate over the fate of young, undocumented immigrants known as ‘Dreamers’ turned angry on Friday, with the lead Democratic negotiator blasting the White House for making “hardline anti-immigrant” demands. President Donald Trump in September ordered that an Obama-era program that prevented young immigrants from being
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Congressional Republicans on Friday downplayed the likelihood of a deal soon with Democrats on saving 700,000 young, undocumented U.S. immigrants from being kicked out of the country in March, a possibility created by President Donald Trump. Trump in September ordered an Obama-era program that provided the young “Dreamer” immigrants with work permits
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators and Trump administration officials met at the White House on Thursday, hoping to hammer out compromise legislation to tighten restrictions on Iran while keeping Washington in an international nuclear deal with Tehran. Senators Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, and Ben Cardin, the panel’s top
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(Note language in paragraph 5) WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has called a June 2016 meeting with a group of Russians attended by Donald Trump Jr. and his father’s top campaign officials “treasonous” and “unpatriotic,” according to excerpts of a new book seen by Reuters on Wednesday. Bannon expressed derision
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