Under pressure from the White House, House Republican leaders appeared to be gauging support for a vote on health care as early as Friday but ultimately determined they didn’t have enough support. The move had alarmed key Democrats, who said they would pull their support from an agreement to keep the government open past midnight Friday if Republicans brought the health-care bill to a vote.
In an Oval Office interview with The Post, President Trump said he had “looked forward” to announcing the U.S. withdrawal from the trade deal on the 100th day of his presidency. But his impulsive turnabout was the latest in a series of abrupt shifts in the frenzied lead-up to his 100th day.
The former president and first lady, who both made their first appearances as speakers-for-hire on Thursday, could quickly earn millions, following a well-worn path from the White House — but one that poses risks to a personal and political brand rooted in their middle-class backgrounds.
The secretary of state will lead U.N. Security Council discussion on Pyongyang’s nuclear threat on Friday, and in interviews with news outlets Thursday, he began to sketch a diplomatic approach focused on international pressure.
General Manager Paul J. Wiedefeld spent much of Metro’s board meeting on the defensive as members scrutinized progress on safety, and simmering union tensions boiled over when workers stormed out, chanting, “Who moves this city? We move this city!”
One parent had heard a rumor at a bus stop about a “smash space” at the Montgomery County elementary school and asked others about it in disbelief. The rumor would prove to be true — and the principal’s actions came under fire.
The former NPR host had plenty of things she wanted to do after retiring last year, and getting married was definitely not on the list. But she’s now engaged to an old acquaintance and will wed in the fall.
After the Supreme Court denied stay requests for Kenneth Williams, Arkansas on Thursday concluded an aggressive scheduled of executions that state officials said was needed because one of their deadly drugs will expire soon.
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In February 2016, presidential candidate Donald Trump promised $6 million in donations, including $1 million from his own pocket, to charities along his campaign trail. Months later, he had donated far less than he pledged. Post reporter David A. Fahrenthold went in search of the missing money and found a bigger story than he ever expected.