Listen: President Trump, President And Saudi Government discussed on The Afternoon News with Kitty O'Neal
"As the drive at five continues on the KF PK after noon news. The White House briefing. President Trump is delivering remarks at a Hanukkah reception. At the White House today mentioning the services this week for the late. Former president George H W Bush the memorial was a beautiful tribute to President Bush's extraordinary life and a noble legacy to public service. It was a wonderful, man. We will always remember this great statesman and beloved American patriot a two week government funding extensions headed to President Trump's desk after passage passage rather the Senate and house today, the measure of verts a possible government shutdown the government set to run out of money late tomorrow night that next deadline falls the Friday before Christmas. There are reports. Lobbyists, representing the Saudi government paid for five hundred rooms at President Trump's DC hotel after the two thousand sixteen election more from Tom Roberts. The Washington Post reports the rooms were used to house US veterans who were offered a free trip to DC to lobby on Capitol Hill against the law that would allow victims of nine eleven to. Sue the Saudi government. The bookings for the trips were I made it hotels in northern Virginia. But changed in December two thousand sixteen to the Trump hotel more than two hundred seventy thousand dollars was spent to cover visits by veterans on six occasions. There's no evidence that Trump organization new the bills were paid for by the Saudi government, Tom Roberts, NBC News Radio. President Trump authorizing the coastguards budget for the next two years by signing the Frank low Biondo coastguard authorization act of two thousand eighteen Alaskan Republican Senator Dan Sullivan's, the bill's co author he's praising the president's decision that Bill approved seven point nine billion dollars for operating expenses and two point six billion for construction renovation and improvement of facilities. President Trump will attend this. Saturday's army navy football game at Philadelphia's Lincoln financial field. Trump will be the tenth sitting president to watch the historic rivalry. It's a tradition. Started by Theodore Roosevelt in nineteen o. One president. Barack Obama was the most recent sitting president to attend as he went to the game in Washington twenty. Eleven this Saturday. We'll be the one hundred nineteenth meeting between the two rivals and twentieth attended by a president amid Shipman lead the overall series sixty to fifty one with seven ties but army has won the last two never day on your way home during the drive at five on KFI news at five twenty three you'll get a complete rundown of what happened to the White House and news about President Trump during the White House briefing. It's five twenty seven. I'm Mike Hagerty with Joe Michaels. Let's get a check of our traffic troublespot from Dana, Harry. It was already very slow to begin with. Now, we have an accident eastbound capcity near exposition boulevard."