US troops that were killed in Syria today by an ISIS suicide bomber. The so-called Vice President never mentioned the tragedy when he gave a speech to the Global Chiefs of Mission Conference shortly afterward.
Citing heavy security concerns, Speaker Pelosi sent a letter to Trump to reschedule the event until the government is reopened and the Secret Service is being paid. He could also deliver it in writing. Yeah.
William Barr told Senator Amy Klobuchar he believes the Trump administration has the right to jail reporters "who hurt the country." He did not explain what actions reporters might do to earn that distinction.
"Jared Kushner has been rising internally. We have seen him part of the negotiations on the hill though he doesn't really have a ton of relationships beyond his work on criminal justice reform," Maggie Haberman said.