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secret, service, trump

Secret Service can't afford to pay agents for Trump and his family, report says

The Secret Service is out of money to pay hundreds of agents to protect President Donald Trump and his large family, according to a report published Monday morning. - RSS Channel - RSS Channel 8/21/2017 9:16am

Donald Trump drains Secret Service budget, agents go without pay

Providing protection for Donald Trump’s frequent trips, his New York home, and an unprecedented number of people in his extended family, has been a huge drain on the Secret Service. Agents have hit overtime limits, and annual budgets have been bur...

Daily Kos Daily Kos 8/21/2017 8:58am

Secret Service says it will run out of money to protect Trump and his family Sept. 30

The Secret Service said Monday that it has enough money to cover the cost of protecting President Donald Trump and his family through the end of September, but after that the agency will hit a federally mandated cap on salaries and overtime unless...

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afghanistan, trump, war

Trump's expected Afghanistan strategy: What he may hope to accomplish

President Donald Trump is set to announce the newest chapter in the US war in Afghanistan with an expected troop increase, a pointed focus on counterterrorism that involves regional actors, and a drive to push Pakistan to do more about terrorist groups operating within its borders. - RSS Channel - RSS Channel 8/21/2017 5:43pm