President Trump announced his decision hours after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi rescinded her invitation for a speech next week and asked for a “mutually agreeable” date once the government has reopened.
Rudolph W. Giuliani, the public face of President Trump’s legal team handling the Russia investigation, has made a dizzying array of statements and clarifications in recent days that has left White House aides, his fellow lawyers and people involved in the special counsel probe puzzled.
Government workers and unions say they want Congress to reopen the government while talks of border security continue. About 800,000 furloughed workers will face the loss of a second paycheck on Friday.
The Prince George’s County native has partnered with philanthropist Laurene Powell Jobs’s College Track to help students push their own future forward. Durant has pledged $10 million over the next decade for the educational and leadership facility.
BuzzFeed announced it would lay off about 15 percent of its staff, while Verizon Media Group — the owner of HuffPost, AOL and Yahoo — announced its own round of layoffs of about 7 percent of its staff.