TRUMP: We're sending more to Saudi Arabia and Saudi Arabia is paying us for it. We're doing something that nobody has ever done. I said to Saudi Arabia, we have a very good relationship with Saudi Arabia, I said listen, you're a very rich country. You want more troops. I'm going to send them to you. But you've got to pay us. They're paying us. They've already deposited $1 billion in the bank. We are going to help them, but these rich countries have to pay for it. South Korea gave us $500 million. They never gave us - they gave us $500 million. I said you're going to help us along. We have 32,000 soldiers in South Korea protecting you from North Korea. You've got to pay. And they gave us $500 million. I mean you should have breaking news because nobody wants to report that stuff. I'm not sure anybody knows it. I might be sort of saying it, you have some - I mean its good stuff. But they are a wealthy country. They build all your television sets. They took that away from us. They build … [Read more...] about President Trump talks trade with China, immigration policy and the US economy
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“There's so much that I almost can't engage with on a national political level because it just turns me off, and I think people have such a limited bandwidth for what they're willing to actually think about when it comes to these heavy questions that we're all struggling with,” Moss says. “It's a lot of darkness, and I think that there's something a little bit comic in the decision that was made by the boys at Boys State 2017. It's such an outrageous gesture, but also another real expression of discontent.” … [Read more...] about The ‘Boys State’ Teens Voted for Texas to Secede. Now They’re Our Political Future.
In having to kill off three power-play opportunities in the first period, the Islanders matched a franchise playoff low for shots in being outshot 7-2 over the first 20 minutes. New York managed two shots in one period twice before in the playoffs, both times against Washington in 1984 and ’85. … [Read more...] about Bailey helps Islanders rally to beat Capitals 4-2 in Game 1
Hurt was responding to a new analysis from the website FiveThirtyEight.com that gave presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden a 71 percent chance at winning in November. Conversely, President Trump was given just a 29 percent chance of reelection. … [Read more...] about Charlie Hurt describes ‘uncanny’ similarities between 2020, 2016 election polling: ‘It’s remarkable’
"[Woodward] said, 'You know, you don't look like somebody who's under impeachment, as you know, he's slightly covered Nixon and he covered Clinton," Trump said about his interview with Woodward, 77, who gained fame along with former colleague Carl Bernstein in the 1970s for their coverage of the Nixon Watergate scandal. … [Read more...] about Bob Woodward spoke with Trump, got access to Kim letters for forthcoming book