<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - news >> government]]> http://gazette.com/rss/news/government Sun, 30 Apr 2017 08:54:57 -0600 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Trump’s First 100 Days: What has President Trump done so far?]]> http://gazette.com/trumps-first-100-days-what-has-president-trump-done-so-far/article/1602040?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/trumps-first-100-days-what-has-president-trump-done-so-far/article/1602040?custom_click=rss

Where things stand heading into Day 100 of the Trump administration:

President Trump vowed as a candidate to be unpredictable.

In the past 100 days, he has done nothing if not keep that promise.

Trump won voters’ favor with his strident positions and long list of campaign promises. He promised to shake up government, to promote fair trade, to crack down on illegal immigration and to “drain the swamp.” He promised an “America first” foreign policy that would question U.S. involvement in foreign conflicts. He said he would take economic adversaries such as China to task. He said he would be more effective as a dealmaker than his predecessor, Barack Obama.

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Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:42:15 -0600
<![CDATA[Trumps says he would consider plan to break up 9th Circuit Court of Appeals]]> http://gazette.com/trumps-says-he-would-consider-plan-to-break-up-9th-circuit-court-of-appeals/article/1601946?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/trumps-says-he-would-consider-plan-to-break-up-9th-circuit-court-of-appeals/article/1601946?custom_click=rss

President Trump said Wednesday that he has "absolutely" considered proposals that would split up the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, where judges have blocked two of his executive actions.

"Absolutely, I have," Trump said of considering 9th Circuit breakup proposals during a far-ranging interview with the Washington Examiner at the White House. "There are many people that want to break up the 9th Circuit. It's outrageous."

"Everybody immediately runs to the 9th Circuit. And we have a big country. We have lots of other locations. But they immediately run to the 9th Circuit. Because they know that's like, semi-automatic," Trump said.

His comments came one day after U.S.

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