18/05/2020Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Erica Werner
$500 billion Treasury fund meant for coronavirus relief has lent barely any money so far, oversight commission finds
16:26 - A Congressional Oversight Commission created by the Cares Act issued its first report even though it still doesn’t have a chair
22/05/2019Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Erica Werner
“A negotiated agreement with the House Democrats is the best of three alternatives, the other two being arguing back and forth over the length of a CR for God only knows how long, or a sequester, which hits defense with about a $71 billion cut at the end of the year,” McConnell said, adding that he’d delivered this message to Trump.
15/03/2019Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Erica Werner
The Senate passed a resolution Thursday to overturn President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border, with 12 Republicans joining all the Democrats to deliver a rare bipartisan rebuke of the president.
12/02/2019Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Erica Werner
Key lawmakers announced a tentative deal late Monday that would avert another government shutdown at the end of the week while denying President Trump much of the money he’s sought to build new walls along the U.S.-Mexico border.
17/01/2019Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Erica Werner
Pelosi asks Trump to postpone State of the Union address because of shutdown — or deliver it in writing
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) urged President Trump on Jan. 16 to postpone the Jan. 29 State of the Union address until the government reopens.
11/01/2019Política Deutsche Welle (DW) - Alemania Politica Latinoamericana Erica Werner
Rafael Solís renunció a su cargo, criticó duramente a Daniel Ortega y a la primera dama y vicepresidenta, Rosario Murillo, y advirtió sobre la posibilidad de una guerra civil en el país si no ocurre "un milagro".
10/01/2019Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Erica Werner
Trump walks out of shutdown negotiations after Democrats reject wall money, calls meeting ‘total waste of time’
Talks between President Trump and congressional Democrats aimed at ending the partial government shutdown collapsed in acrimony and disarray Wednesday, with the president walking out of the White House meeting and calling it “a total waste of time” after Democrats rejected his demand for border-wall funding.