Trump says the border is becoming more dangerous — here’s what the numbers say
Assessing the threat at the frontier is usually done by calculating the number of apprehensions of undocumented immigrants by US border agents. Here’s what the 2017 numbers show.
Trump’s decision to slap tariffs on China could end up benefiting Beijing
Trump’s trade offensive could make it impossible for the Western world to jointly counter Beijing’s protectionism.
Deportation deals Trump officials have struck with other nations
The Trump administration says it has reached agreements that could result in the removal of more than a dozen countries from the ‘recalcitrant’ list.
Will Trump supporters defy history again in 2018?
History shows the sitting president’s party loses seats in Congress during the midterm elections — President Trump is urging his supporters not to let that happen.
Are Trump’s attacks challenging the Justice Department’s independence?
A series of reforms designed to insulate law enforcement activities from political meddling came about after the infamous Saturday Night Massacre.
Diversity abounds at President Trump’s home military base
While the military men and women at Joint Base Andrews come from all backgrounds, they share a common goal.
Diplomacy, body language and when a handshake is more than just a handshake
Whether it’s the tight-gripped hand-wrestling match between President Trump and France’s Emmanuel Macron last year, or this week’s prolonged, warm handshake with Britain’s Theresa May, the US president demonstrates how body language is a key element of diplomacy.
Uganda president: ‘I love Trump.’
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni praises the US leader’s blunt honesty and calls Trump a ‘great president.’
US farmers eager for Trump to perfect the art of an advantageous trade deal
Surplus corn and soybeans is too much of a good thing for American farmers unless President Trump can forge an agreement allowing even more of their crop to find an overseas market.
2018 promises challenges & opportunities for Trump
The president hopes to build on last year’s tax victory, but with the November midterm elections looming, Trump will likely face strong political headwinds.