President’s staff lines up ahead of release of a redacted version of Mueller’s findings in the Trump-Russia investigation, expected tomorrow
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Senator Ron Johnson, the chair of the Homeland Security committee, is preparing legislation to make asylum rules more restrictive, the Washington Post reports.
The Wisconsin Republican told the Post his bill would aim to more quickly and rigorously judge the claims of asylum seekers, and keep them detained longer so they can be quickly deported if their claims are denied.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said the US will not make a trade deal with the UK if Brexit leads to new hostilities in Northern Ireland.
“Let me be clear: if the Brexit deal undermines the Good Friday Accords, there will be no chance of a U.S.-U.K. trade agreement,” Pelosi said in a Wednesday address to the Irish parliament, the Hill reported.