Trump administration

In this Aug. 1, 2018, photo, cars on the Grand Central Parkway pass LaGuardia Airport in New York. The Trump administration has proposed rolling back tougher Obama-era gas mileage requirements that are set to take effect after 2020.
AP Photo/Frank Franklin II
August 02, 2018 - 12:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday proposed weakening Obama-era mileage standards designed to make cars more fuel efficient and less polluting, a major rollback already being challenged in the courts by California and other states. The administration also served notice that it...
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The HealthCare.gov main page. The Trump administration is clearing the way for insurers to sell short-term health plans as a bargain alternative to pricey Obamacare. But the policies don’t have to cover pre-existing conditions and benefits are limited.
HHS via AP
August 01, 2018 - 4:46 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Consumers will have more options to buy cheaper, short-term health insurance under a new Trump administration rule, but there's no guarantee the plans will cover pre-existing conditions or provide benefits like coverage of prescription drugs. Administration officials said...
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 In this May 24, 2018, file photo, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File
July 31, 2018 - 7:11 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Judiciary Committee is demanding answers from federal immigration officials about the Trump administration's separation of migrant children from their families and its struggle to reunite them, a fraught effort that's drawn election-year criticism from both parties. But...
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Larry Krasner
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Flashpoint
July 29, 2018 - 8:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the impact of the Trump administration policies on the Philadelphia region. This past week, Vice President Mike Pence visited the city on the offense. He...
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2020 Census
David Madden
July 27, 2018 - 9:00 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Opponents of a move by the Trump administration to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census are ramping up their efforts in New Jersey in advance of a deadline for public comment. There are already moves in Congress and the courts to bar the Commerce Department...
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Calet Garcia, center, of Honduras, cries after he realizes he will be able to apply for asylum in the U.S. with his friend Daisy Avelar, second from left, of El Salvador, Thursday, July 26, 2018, near the San Ysidro port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico.
AP Photo/Gregory Bull
July 27, 2018 - 7:32 am
By Elliot Spagat, Colleen Long and Anita Snow, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — Shy children were given a meal and a plane or bus ticket to locations around the U.S. as non-profit groups tried to smooth the way for kids reunited with their parents as a deadline loomed following their separations...
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Immigrants seeking asylum Natalia Oliveira da Silva and her daughter, Sara, 5, hug as they wait at a Catholic Charities facility, Monday, July 23, 2018, in San Antonio.
AP Photo/Eric Gay
July 26, 2018 - 11:50 am
By Astrid Galvan and Elliot Spagat, Associated Press EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The Trump administration faced a court-imposed deadline Thursday to reunite thousands of children and parents who were forcibly separated at the U.S.-Mexico border, an enormous logistical task brought on by its "zero...
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President Donald Trump speaks to the national convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Tuesday, July 24, 2018, in Kansas City, Mo.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
July 24, 2018 - 6:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration announced Tuesday it will provide $12 billion in emergency relief to ease the pain of American farmers slammed by President Donald Trump's escalating trade disputes with China and other countries. However, some farm-state Republicans quickly dismissed the...
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Alex Lickerman, founder and CEO of ImagineMD, examines patient Emily Golin at the ImagineMD office in downtown Chicago on June 12, 2018.
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Pat Loeb
July 23, 2018 - 6:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Affordable Care Act health insurance market is holding its own in Pennsylvania. Projected rates for next year were released by the Pennsylvania Insurance Department, which reported modest increases as more insurers are entering the market. The Trump administration...
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Vice President Mike Pence spoke to a crowd at an America First event.
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Steve Tawa
July 23, 2018 - 5:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A pro-Trump group touting the president's tax cuts heard from Vice President Mike Pence at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel Monday during a scheduled visit. Pence said the Trump administration's agenda is working for Pennsylvanians. As a result, people across...
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