Trump's border wall is a nonstarter for Democrats. He knows that.

Whether he’s bluffing, by even bringing up the wall as part of a deal to protect dreamers with Democrats, it’s pretty clear he doesn’t want to make one. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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The Energy 202: Trump's energy policies have endeared him to establishment Republicans

Andrew Wheeler changed his mind after a campaign speech. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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It's not the cost of Pence's trip that was galling, it was the preparation for it

The vice president’s time is more expensive than his flights. Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Trump administration releases hard-line immigration principles, threatening deal on 'dreamers'

The Trump administration is calling for the funding of a border wall, a crackdown on minors from Central America and cuts to grants for ‘sanctuary cities’ Source: Washington Post (owned by Jeff Bezos. Strongly Left Partisan)

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Third state lawmaker to run for Murphy's congressional seat

(link to post)HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A third Republican state lawmaker is running for a southwestern Pennsylvania congressional seat that’s being vacated by GOP Congressman Tim Murphy amid revelations of an extramarital affair in which the anti-abortion lawmaker urged his mistress to get an abortion. Fourth-term Rep. Rick Saccone of Allegheny County said Sunday night…

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The White House Sends Congress Its Immigration Wish List

News and analysis from WSJ’s Washington bureau Source: Wall Street Journal (mouthpiece of the Chamber of Commerce)

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Trump lists demands on immigration in exchange for DACA

(link to post) WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump has told congressional leaders that his hard-line immigration priorities must be enacted in exchange for extending protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, many of whom were brought to the U.S. illegally as children. Trump’s list of demands included overhauling the country’s green-card…

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White House plans order to expand health care options

(link to post) WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House is finalizing an executive order that would expand health plans offered by associations to allow individuals to pool together and buy insurance outside their states, a unilateral move that follows failed efforts by Congress to overhaul the health care system. President Donald Trump has long asserted…

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White House plans order to expand health care options

(link to post) WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House is finalizing an executive order that would expand health plans offered by associations to allow individuals to pool together and buy insurance outside their states, a unilateral move that follows failed efforts by Congress to overhaul the health care system. President Donald Trump has long asserted…

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Decades in the making, Weinstein's fall comes swiftly

(link to post) NEW YORK (AP) – The allegations against Harvey Weinstein spanned three decades. His downfall came in three days. That was all it took to topple one of Hollywood’s most high-profile and sharp-elbowed moguls – a combative power player who, like few ever have, regularly dominated the Academy Awards. But it was the…

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