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News United States Government: Pro-Iran Sources Have Flooded Twitter With Lies — Likely To Prevent A War With The United States

Published on: Friday 10 January 2020
Pro-Iran Sources Have Flooded Twitter With Lies — Likely To Prevent A War With The United States
News source: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/alexkantrowitz/pro-iran-sources-have-flooded-twitter-with-lies-likely-to

These fabrications are not intended to confuse an audience in the United States, or one around the globe — but rather an audience in Iran. Although the Iranian government has one of the world's most ...

News United States Government: United States calls for negotiations with Venezuela on forming transitional government

Published on: Thursday 09 January 2020
United States calls for negotiations with Venezuela on forming transitional government
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2020/01/09/United-States-calls-for-negotiations-with-Venezuela-on-forming-transitional-government/9691578625466/

"Negotiations could open the path out of the crisis through a transitional government that will organize free and fair elections." The United States has been employing a hard-line approach to ...

News United States Government: The UK is abandoning its alliance with Trump as the United States 'withdraws from its leadership around the world'

Published on: Saturday 11 January 2020
The UK is abandoning its alliance with Trump as the United States 'withdraws from its leadership around the world'
News source: https://www.businessinsider.com/uk-abandoning-trump-iran-us-withdraw-leadership-world-qassem-soleiman2020-1

Donald Trump's decision to assassinate Qassem Soleimani has triggered a major rupture between the US and its closest ally in the United Kingdom.

News United States Government: Opinion: San Antonio showing true representative government

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Opinion: San Antonio showing true representative government
News source: https://www.expressnews.com/opinion/commentary/article/Opinion-San-Antonio-showing-true-representative-14507066.php

Now more than ever, newly energized and politically active constituents are demanding solutions to today’s most pressing social and economic issues, and if Washington won’t provide them, they’ll turn to their city or county governments.

News United States Government: Gupta brothers sanctioned by United States over corruption in South Africa

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Gupta brothers sanctioned by United States over corruption in South Africa
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/10/10/gupta-brothers-sanctioned-by-united-states-over-corruption-in-south-africa/

“The United States strongly supports ongoing efforts by the Government of South Africa, including its independent judiciary, judicial commissions of inquiry, and law enforcement agencies, to ...

News United States Government: John Brennan Says CIA Would Now Assess the United States as ‘Very Corrupt’: ‘No Longer a Democracy’

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
John Brennan Says CIA Would Now Assess the United States as ‘Very Corrupt’: ‘No Longer a Democracy’
News source: https://www.mediaite.com/tv/john-brennan-says-cia-would-now-asses-the-united-states-as-very-corrupt-its-no-longer-a-democracy/

How would the CIA assess the stability of the American government right now?” Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd asked NBC analyst Brennan Sunday. “We would look at it as a very corrupt government ...

News United States Government: Sen. Rubio: U.S. government should probe TikTok over Chinese censorship concerns

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Sen. Rubio: U.S. government should probe TikTok over Chinese censorship concerns
News source: https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Sen-Rubio-U-S-government-should-probe-TikTok-14503546.php

Marco Rubio said Wednesday that he would ask the U.S. government to open an investigation into TikTok ... said he sought the investigation by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, ...

News United States Government: The United States: A Government of Laws, or of Men?

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
The United States: A Government of Laws, or of Men?
News source: https://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/the-united-states-a-government-of-laws-or-of-men-1.4043935

It is striking that President Trump’s campaign to pressure Ukraine to find dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden, his potential 2020 political opponent, began in earnest following the publication of ...

News United States Government: Marco Rubio seeks U.S. government probe of TikTok over Chinese censorship concerns

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Marco Rubio seeks U.S. government probe of TikTok over Chinese censorship concerns
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/10/09/sen-rubio-us-government-should-probe-tiktok-over-chinese-censorship-concerns/

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio said Wednesday that he would ask the U.S. government to open an investigation into TikTok, the widely popular, Chinese-owned social media app, out of concern that the company is "censoring content" to satisfy Beijing's leaders.

News United States Government: 17 financial perks of being the president of the United States

Published on: Saturday 24 August 2019
17 financial perks of being the president of the United States
News source: https://www.lmtonline.com/technology/businessinsider/article/17-financial-perks-of-being-the-president-of-the-13081458.php

US law requires the president of the United States to be paid a salary while in office. According to Title 3 of the US code, a president earns a $400,000 salary and is still on government payroll ...

News United States Government: 100 Years Ago - Italian ambassador to the United States attends the Order Sons of Italy convention in Scranton

Published on: Saturday 24 August 2019
100 Years Ago - Italian ambassador to the United States attends the Order Sons of Italy convention in Scranton
News source: https://www.thetimes-tribune.com/news/100-years-ago-italian-ambassador-to-the-united-states-attends-the-order-sons-of-italy-convention-in-scranton-1.2524457

Count Vincenzo Macchi Di Cellere, Italian ambassador to the United States, paid a visit to the Order Sons of ... Italian ambassador was believed to have been the first by a foreign government’s ...

News United States Government: Do more to cut demand for fentanyl, China tells United States

Published on: Sunday 25 August 2019
Do more to cut demand for fentanyl, China tells United States
News source: https://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy/article/3024410/do-more-cut-demand-fentanyl-china-tells-united-states

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said the government was playing a positive role in tackling the global drugs issue, and outlined the steps China had taken to control it. The United ...

News United States Government: Uganda treats refugees better than the United States does

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Uganda treats refugees better than the United States does
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/uganda-treats-refugees-better-than-the-united-states-does/2019/07/03/1a246300-9c27-11e9-83e3-45fded8e8d2e_story.html

It is unbelievably disheartening that the government of Uganda and others treat refugees with empathy, dignity and an understanding of the humanity in providing basic services while the U.S. ...

News United States Government: United States : U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta Visits Purdue University To Discuss the Award of Apprenticeship Grants

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
United States : U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta Visits Purdue University To Discuss the Award of Apprenticeship Grants
News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/united-states-us-secretary-of-labor-alexander-acosta-visits-purdue-university-to-discuss-the-award-of-apprenticeship-grants-2019-07-05

Secretary Acosta toured the Purdue University Cyber Forensics Lab and participated in a roundtable with the Dean of Purdue Polytechnic Institute Gary Bertoline, Purdue Polytechnic Institute faculty ...

News United States Government: United States : FedEx Office, RushMyPassport Offer Expedited U.S. Passport Services for Summer Travelers

Published on: Saturday 06 July 2019
United States : FedEx Office, RushMyPassport Offer Expedited U.S. Passport Services for Summer Travelers
News source: https://www.marketwatch.com/press-release/united-states-fedex-office-rushmypassport-offer-expedited-us-passport-services-for-summer-travelers-2019-07-06

Now, travelers short on time and in need of rushed passport processing, renewals, or updated government-compliant passport photos can stop by one of 2,000 convenient FedEx Office locations or visit ...

News United States Government: Trump blasts Russia probe as 'an attempted overthrow of the United States government'

Published on: Thursday 25 April 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/trump-blasts-russia-probe-as-an-attempted-overthrow-of-the-united-states-government/ar-BBWiAFi?li=BBnbfcL

President Trump blasted special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russia's election interference Thursday as a "coup." "This was a coup," Trump said on Sean Hannity's Fox News show. "This ...

News United States Government: Zirpoli: United States no longer a defender of human rights

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: https://www.carrollcountytimes.com/opinion/columnists/cc-op-zirpoli-050819-story.html

There was a time when the United States government would condemn such violations of human rights. But the Donald Trump administration has nothing negative to say about the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia ...

News United States Government: After its 12 wettest months on record, the United States is virtually drought-free for the first time in decades

Published on: Wednesday 08 May 2019
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/weather/2019/05/08/united-states-is-virtually-drought-free-first-time-decades-while-excessive-rains-are-rampant/?tid=pm_local_pop

More than 100 river and stream gauges, mostly in the central United States, are reporting moderate to major flooding ... spent 10 years as a climate change science analyst for the U.S. government. He ...