Trump is backpedaling hard on releasing the Mueller report. Last week President Donald Trump said he would support the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian interference in the 2016 election. This week he reversed course, saying calls to release the full report are "somewhat of a waste of time" and "a disgrace" - http://bit.ly/2UameEm


Trump backs off healthcare push. President Trump has abandoned plans to introduce a Republican replacement for the Affordable Care Act after Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told him the Senate would not vote on such a bill before the 2020 election. Instead, Trump promised a GOP replacement would come after he is re-elected - https://nyti.ms/2FLU9cI


Closing the border with Mexico would have a "catastrophic" impact. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell pushed back against President Donald Trump's threat to close the southern border, saying shutting down the border is not the solution to the crisis - https://politi.co/2FQSbI5

  • The White House is exploring options to minimize the economic impact if Trump follows through with his threat to close the border with Mexico - https://wapo.st/2FLQHi1

Democrats approve subpoena in White House security clearance investigation. The House Oversight Committee voted to issue subpoenas as part of their investigation into the granting of security clearances for at least 25 White House staffers who were initially rejected - https://politi.co/2FLypgZ


What is happening? A woman with Chinese passports was arrested for illegally entering President Trump's Mar-a-Lago club in Florida. The woman was carrying a thumb drive with malware on it, and told the Secret Service she was hoping to meet with members of the Trump family - https://wapo.st/2UbY3FO


Sanders flush with campaign cash. 2020 Democratic hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders raised more than $18 million in the first fundraising quarter, giving him $28 million cash on hand - http://bit.ly/2FYzvWX


The FDA is looking into regulating CBD. The Food and Drug Administration will hold a public hearing next month to discuss a possible regulatory framework for the use of CBD products - https://cnn.it/2FKTcRU