Washington, DC - Memorandum on Continued Student Loan Payment Relief During the COVID-19 Pandemic:

Washington, DC - Under the direction of President Donald J. Trump, the United States is delivering critical emergency aid to Lebanon following Tuesday’s horrific event in Beirut.   The first wave of United States relief, coordinated between the U.S. Embassy in Beirut, the Department of Defense, the Department of State, and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) includes food, water, and critical medical supplies.

Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump will welcome Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi of the Republic of Iraq to the White House on August 20, 2020.  The visit comes at a critical time for both the United States and Iraq as we continue our collaboration to ensure the enduring defeat of ISIS and address the challenges from the coronavirus pandemic. 

Washington, DC - Another 1.8 million jobs were added in July, bringing the 3-month total to 9.3 million. American workers and businesses continue to prove that they are fighting for the great American comeback. The United States economy has now added 9.3 million new jobs in the past 3 months, beating market expectations by a combined 12 million. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported adding another 1.8 million new jobs in July, exceeding expectations for the third straight month. Down from a high of 14.7 percent just three months prior, the official unemployment rate reached 10.2 percent in July.

Washington, DC - Visiting Ohio yesterday, President Trump signed an executive order to expand “Made in America” production, bring manufacturing jobs back to our country, and ensure that our citizens have access to all the life-saving medicines they need.

Washington, DC - Michael R. Pompeo, Secretary of State: "I’d like to extend my deepest condolences to all those affected by the massive explosion at the port of Beirut today.