Sessions denies lying on Russia, pleads hazy memory

Jeff Sessions - House Judiciary hearing - 14 Nov 2017

A defiant Attorney General Jeff Sessions told Congress on Tuesday he never lied under oath about Russian interference in the 2016 election and said sleep deprivation and the “chaos” of the Trump campaign clouded his recollections of campaign contacts with Russians.

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Citing religious freedom, Trump backing off Obama-era rules

Donald Trump - 24 July 2017

In a one-two punch elating religious conservatives, President Donald Trump’s administration is allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control for workers and issuing sweeping religious-freedom directions that could override many anti-discrimination protections for LGBT people and others.

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PH to assist Pinoys who may be deported from US

Malacañang said yesterday it will provide assistance to the almost 10,000 Filipinos who may face deportation as a result of United States President Donald Trump’s decision to revoke the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

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