US will not pull out of NAFTA, President Donald Trump tells Mexico and Canada

April 27, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after […]

US blasts Syria with missiles; Trump calls on ‘civilized nations’ to end carnage

April 7, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States fired a barrage of cruise missiles into Syria Thursday night in retaliation for this week’s gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians, U.S. officials said. […]

Trump pledged to undo Obama’s work: How successful has he been?

April 4, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid the turmoil over staff shake-ups, blocked travel bans and the Russia cloud hanging overhead, President Donald Trump is steadily plugging away at a major piece of […]

Republican Party & Frankenstein reincarnate

March 29, 2017 in News, Opinion

By Leon Williams Guest Columnist Republicans often refer to Ronald Reagan as the standard-bearer in modern-day American politics. This characterization is troubling considering Reagan was never accepted as a guardian […]

Thompson Statement on GOP Health Care Bill Failure

March 27, 2017 in Health, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire WASHINGTON, DC, March 24, 2017– Today, Congressman Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) released the following statement on the failure of the Republican health care bill: “Today, Donald […]

Young Americans: Most see Trump as illegitimate president

March 20, 2017 in News

By LAURIE KELLMAN and EMILY SWANSON WASHINGTON (AP) — Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, […]

Analysis: Winners and losers in President Donald Trump’s first budget

March 17, 2017 in Business

WASHINGTON — Military spending would get the biggest boost in President Donald Trump’s proposed budget. Environmental programs, medical research, Amtrak and an array of international and cultural programs — from […]

President Donald Trump’s tax return from 2005 revealed; White House calls move ‘desperate’

March 15, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Tuesday that President Donald Trump made more than $150 million in income in 2005 and paid $38 million in income taxes that year. […]