President Donald J. Trump said in an interview that he was "psyched" about the prospect of canceling the North American Free Trade Agreement until changing his mind due to last minute interventions from his staff and diplomats from Mexican and Canada.
Donald J. Trump has slammed the use of executive orders as an example of weak leadership and inability to work with Congress, and most of that criticism was directed at a president who had Republican majorities in Congress opposing him.
While the swamp has not been drained, Donald J. Trump can claim credit for delivering on a more basic promise to the voters who supported him during the campaign: he has redefined the office of president.
Florida officials said that no Zika virus has been detected in any mosquitoes tested this year. Since last year's outbreak began, they have tested 90,000 individual mosquitoes which represent 6,500 mosquito pools.
The U.S. economy turned in the weakest performance in three years in the January-March quarter as consumers sharply slowed their spending. The result underscores the challenge facing President Donald J. Trump in achieving his ambitious economic growth targets.