Senator David Perdue (R-GA) called out his colleagues on the Senate floor, insisting President Trump be given the room he needs to negotiate trade deals that are in the best interest for American workers and consumers.
Senator Corker said, "I haven't heard a single senator on our side that hasn't expressed concern to the president directly about what's happening with tariffs. We can't do that because we'd be upsetting the president, the president of the United States'".
"But no, the United States Senate right now, on June the 12th, is becoming a body where, well, we'll do what we can do but, my gosh, if the president gets upset with us then we might not be in the majority".
"I can't believe it".
Corker was particularly annoyed at Republican leadership for squashing his proposal to reel in Trump's powers to slap tariffs on key USA allies on national security grounds.
Corker and other lawmakers - Democrats as well as some of Trump's fellow Republicans - introduced the measure last week after the president's recent announcement that he was considering tariffs on automobiles, after imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum, citing national security concerns.
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But the amendment ran afoul of the House's constitutional prerogative to originate revenue bills. So gosh, we can't vote on the Corker amendment because, we're taking rightly so, the responsibilities that we to do with tariffs and revenues.
Corker has been angling to get his legislation added as an amendment to the defense appropriation bill, a must-pass measure that the Senate is now debating.
But Corker said it had "no effect" on the Senate's ability to pass the National Defense Authorization Act for 2019.
The bipartisan legislation is sponsored by Corker and Sens. Mitch McConnell being Majority Leader with a Republican president, there has been only one amendment vote.
"Because senators, United States senators who are elected by the people in their state, don't want to cast a tough vote, they block everybody from voting", Corker said. Corker exclaimed. "I would bet that 95 percent of the people on this side of the aisle support, intellectually, this amendment. We might poke the bear!" "The president might get upset with us as United States senators if we vote on the Corker amendment.so we're going to do everything we can to block it".
Paul's amendment is related to the legality of indefinite detention. Lindsey Graham of SC said it was unlikely there would be amendment votes and placed the blame squarely on Sen. "We're not going to give it up".
Under the system, now used in a few local jurisdictions, the election is over if one candidate wins a majority. Trump also tweeted his endorsement of Adam Laxalt, Nevada's attorney general, just after noon Pacific time.
We had a personal assurance that we would find a way to address the concerns in the House of Lords when the Bill goes back there. Then, "MPs voted to reverse the Lords amendment removing the "exit day" from the bill by 326 votes to 301 - a majority of 25".
Après s'être frictionnés sur la piste, Sébastien Grosjean et Esteban Ocon se sont échangés quelques mots par micros interposés. Malheureusement pour lui, cette belle remontée s'est arrêtée à la onzième place, la première hors de la zone des points.
Le précédent plus bas pour un jour de grève en semaine avait été atteint le 28 mai, avec 13,97 % de grévistes. - trains de la longue distance: 4 TGV sur 5 et 1 Intercités sur 2 , et 7 trains internationaux sur 10.
A quelques minutes de son sommet historique avec Kim Jong-un, le président américain Donald Trump a annoncé dans un tweet que son principal conseiller économique avait été victime d'une crise cardiaque.
He also told the Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera that the government would not allow debt levels to go out of control. He was eventually handed a less important portfolio after the head of state refused to accept his nomination.
Tesla has been trying to hit a 5,000 per week production target of its Model 3 sedans after facing initial production hiccups. Elon Musk went so far as to say he was sleeping on the factory floor while trying to work on the problems himself.
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Joseph Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, then described for the committee what would happen in South Korea. He instead suggested Trump's comment about suspending military exercises was "part of the negotiating".
Mbappé, un grand oui — France-Australie
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VAR officials to wear full referee kit at World Cup
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France to put freeze on palm oil use, imports
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The Nun Poster Teases A Haunting New Conjuring Chapter
It's been a good few years now since fans of The Conjuring were gifted with the second installment of the spooky horror franchise. And today we have our first official look at the poster via Fandango and you can check it out to the right.
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