Congressman Chris Smith (R,NJ-4) is leading a congressional delegation in a bilateral meeting with Russian lawmakers, including Pyotr Tolstoi, the Deputy Chairman of the Russian State Duma (parliament) during a four day conference which starts on Saturday, July 7, in Berlin.
The meeting is part of the 27th Annual Session of the OSCE (Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe) Parliamentary Assembly.
The bilateral meeting with Russian lawmakers comes nine days before President Donald J. Trump is set to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland.
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Posted: July 6th, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Chris Smith, Congress, Donald Trump, Human Rights, Human Trafficking | Tags: anti-semitism, Berlin, Congressman Chris Smith, Human Trafficking, NJ 4, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, President Donald Trump, Pyotr Tolstoi, Russian State Duma, Vladimir Putin | No Comments »
The United States, France and Britain together launched military strikes in Syria to punish President Bashar Assad for a suspected chemical attack against civilians and to deter him from doing it again, President Donald Trump announced Friday. Explosions lit up the skies over Damascus, the Syrian capital, as Trump announced the airstrikes from the White House.… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: April 14th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, Syria | Tags: Bashar Assad, chemical weapons, news, President Donald Trump, Syria, war | Comments Off on Trump: US, allies attacking Syria to stop chemical weapons
President Donald Trump tweeted that he is considering veto of the $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill that will keep the government funded because Democrats blocked his proposal to protect the country’s 800,000 dreamers—illegal immigrants who came to the United States as children.
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Posted: March 23rd, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2018 Elections, Donald Trump, Frank Pallone, Immigration, Monmouth County News, New Jersey | Tags: 2018 elections, Congressman Frank Pallone, DACA, Dreamers, Frank Pallone, Phony Pallone | 5 Comments »
President Trump announced Tuesday that he is banning “bump stock” accessories for semi-automatic firearms in the wake of last week’s school shooting in Florida. Mr. Trump said he signed a directive ordering Attorney General Jeff Sessions to craft regulations banning “bump stocks” and other devices that turn semi-automatic firearms into automatic weapons. He said the new… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: February 20th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, Guns, News | Tags: bump stock, bump stock ban, Florida shooting, Parkland, Parkland shooting, President Donald Trump | 1 Comment »
CVS will raise the minimum wage for its workers to $11 an hour beginning in April, matching a move made by Target in the fall and Walmart in January. Citing tax savings created by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the company said it will also adjust pay ranges and rates for many retail pharmacy technicians,… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: February 11th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, Economy, News | Tags: CVS, CVS Pharmacy, Economy, MAGA, Minimum Wage, Trump tax cuts | 4 Comments »
President Donald J. Trump released the Fake News Awards winners last night with a tweet that links to GOP.com
The list documents 11 major false reports by mainstream news sources including The New York Times, ABC News, CNN, The Washington Post, and TIME since the President was elected on November 8, 2016.
Posted: January 18th, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Donald Trump | Tags: FAKE NEWS Awards, MAGA, President Donald Trump | 3 Comments »
2017 was a year of unrelenting bias, unfair news coverage, and even downright fake news. Studies have shown that over 90% of the media’s coverage of President Trump is negative.
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump spoke to incoming Gov. Phil Murphy on Sunday, two days before the Democrat will be sworn in to succeed Chris Christie. Though Murphy has been critical of Trump, the two men agreed to try to work together and both expressed a desire to improve the nation’s public works, White House spokeswoman… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: January 15th, 2018 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, New Jersey | Tags: Gov-elect Phil Murphy, New Jersey, Phil Murphy, President Donald Trump | Comments Off on Trump talked to Murphy on Sunday. Here’s what they discussed
In case you missed it from mainstream media sources, President Donald J. Trump called on the country to combat slavery and human trafficking last week with his declaration that January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month.
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Posted: January 1st, 2018 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Donald Trump, Human Trafficking, News, Sex Crimes | Tags: Blue Campaign, Child Sex Trafficking, DHS Blue Campaign, Human Trafficking, National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, President Donald Trump, Slavery, United States of America | 1 Comment »
Defying historical trends and mainstream media polling, the Republican Party will expand its majority in the both U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives. Congressman Frank Pallone will not become a Committee Chairman.
President Donald Trump’s personal approval ratings will hover between 35-45%. His job approval rating will exceed 50% nationally and in NJ as the economy continues to grow and as threats from ISIS and North Korea are neutralized. Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: December 31st, 2017 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: 2018 Elections, Donald Trump, John Curley, Monmouth County, New Jersey | Tags: 2018 elections, Bob Mendendez, Congressman Frank LoBiondo, Congressman Rodney Frelinghuysen, Freeholder John Curley, Gerry Scharfenberger, House of Representatives, Josh Gottheimer, Mikie Sherrill, Phil Murphy, President Donald Trump, Steve Lonegan, Sue Kiley, U.S. Senate | Comments Off on Political Predictions for 2018
The U.S. will cut its 2018 contributions to the United Nations by $285 million—nearly 25 percent—an announcement that comes days after more than 120 nations criticized the United States for its decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Ambassador Nikki Haley made the announcement Sunday, but blamed the world body for its budgetary excesses… Read the rest of this entry »
Posted: December 26th, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: Donald Trump, News | Tags: news, Nikki Haley, President Donald Trump, U.N., United Nations | 1 Comment »