Even though federal officials have stopped separating illegal border crossers from their children, many youths removed from migrant parents remain in shelters and foster homes. The government has done little to help with reunions, attorneys say, prompting a frantic effort to find the youths.
The president suggested his party put off efforts to pass legislation on the issue until after November, when he predicted more Republicans would be elected. His tweet came a day after House GOP leaders delayed a vote on a broad immigration bill.
During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump had access to certain pieces from the tabloid — including one about Hillary Clinton’s health — before publication, according to one person with knowledge of the matter.
Charles Krauthammer, one of the highest-profile commentators of his generation, championed the muscular foreign policy of neoconservatism that helped lay the ideological groundwork for the 2003 invasion of Iraq. In addition to writing a syndicated column in The Washington Post, which garnered him a Pulitzer in 1987, he was an essayist for magazines across the political spectrum and a near-ubiquitous presence on cable news.
“When I tell friends that three of us once drove from Washington to New York to see Garry Kasparov play a game, it elicits a look as uncomprehending as if we had driven 200 miles for an egg-eating contest.”
Rebranding nutrition and health programs as “public welfare” would adopt the lexicon of the right and fulfill a long-held conservative goal that has the potential to reduce federal help for the neediest Americans.