Democrats say Trump is 'plunging country into chaos'

World / Politics Dec 25, 2018

Democrats say Trump is 'plunging country into chaos'

U.S. Democratic leaders charged Monday that President Donald Trump was "plunging the country into chaos" with multiple crises and said he was offering no way to end a government shutdown. Nancy Pelosi, who takes over next month as House speaker, and Chuck Schumer, the top ...

Jim Mattis quits as Pentagon chief after clashes with Trump

World / Politics Dec 21, 2018

Jim Mattis quits as Pentagon chief after clashes with Trump

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis resigned Thursday after clashing with President Donald Trump over the abrupt withdrawal of U.S. troops from Syria and after two years of deep disagreements over America's role in the world. Mattis, perhaps the most respected foreign policy official in Trump's administration, ...