President Trump takes off for his Florida holiday tomorrow…and has a busy few days of meetings. Trump is meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov…and Attorney General Jeff Sessions. Trump also met with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman….and both sat down with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.
President Trump begins his visit to the Mar-a-Lago estate at 1:00 PM ET.
The Iran nuclear deal is back in the spotlight today as a U.S. group formally challenges the agreement. Ahead of the challenge, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is under fire for saying sanctions against the country would “snap back” into place.
i think the un-popularity is somewhere close to 60 to 80% of Americans would like to go back to the way it was under Obama, and that’s why we are doing it. So that is really what we are trying to figure out, is to find out if that would work or not, and I think we are going to find out pretty quickly. I think there’s something more structured on what we will be doing.
The Joint Chiefs of Staff are meeting today at the Pentagon to discuss North Korea. US Defense Secretary James Mattis is en route to the region.