WTOP asked residents of both Maryland and Virginia to weigh in on his accomplishments and give their opinion 100 days into his presidency.
The Trump administration’s first 100 days concludes with several policy initiatives via executive orders, and agreeing to a budget plan to avoid a government shutdown.
During his short time in office, President Donald Trump has had to make decisions about life and death, war and peace, and military and diplomacy, as his administration exerts itself on the world stage.
The American University professor who accurately predicted President Donald Trump’s surprise Election Day victory last fall now says Trump is “vulnerable” to impeachment.
President Donald Trump approaches his 100th day in office with the lowest approval rating at this point of any president in polls since 1945.
President Trump issued an executive order for federal agencies to review their policies and procedures for buying American. He suspect loopholes in buy-American laws are too often used when the government buys. Agencies are to forward their legal and procedural reviews to Commerce Secretary Wilber Ross, who will in turn deliver a draft set of recommendations by the end of the year.
The Trump administration, as it promised, ended the 90-day hiring freeze. Simultaneously it launched an ambitious plan to re-do the executive branch bureaucracy top to bottom.
Federal workers are slated to see another slight pay increase next year, the White House’s budget director announced on Tuesday. This will be the second year in a row the federal workforce receives a pay raise. The news comes on the heels of a related announcement that the federal hiring freeze has been lifted.
Foreign affairs imposed on the Trump administration. Treasury moved to sanction North Koreans believed to have military ties. President Donald Trump said the U.S. would take unilateral action in response to Pyonyang threats. In the Middle East, the administration pivoted from the Assad-must-go stance on Syria, then back again after the Assad regime launched a chemical weapons attack on Syrian rebels. This all occurred just before the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Mar-A-Lago.
Heading toward April, the Trump administration was operating on several fronts, following the withdrawal of Republican-led legislation revising health care law.
Some of the memorable images during President Donald Trump’s first 100 days in office.
President Donald Trump briefly assumed the role of a trucker on Thursday when he climbed into the driver’s seat of a Mack 18-wheeler parked on the South Lawn of the White House.
The biggest news all week for federal employees, the Washington Post reports the administration will be suggesting a 1.9 percent raise for them. This comes after the administration released its 2018 budget proposal which, made…
The Trump administration will recommend a 1.9 percent raise for federal workers that would be scheduled to take effect in January, a senior budget official told The Washington Post.
In one of the busiest weeks yet, the Trump administration gave Congress two budget proposals to debate. The 2018 budget outline is clear on President Donald Trump’s priorities.