Employees close a valve of a pipe at a Petro China refinery in Lanzhou Gansu province
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders arrives for the daily press briefing, Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, in Washington. President Trump had earlier said the announcement could come at some point over the weekend. Cedar Bayou, a town 30 miles east of Houston, saw 52 inches of rain, a preliminary report by the National Weather Service said. It's a very - It's a very, very tough subject. Republicans are signaling that they may link the unpopular debt limit increase to Harvey relief.
"We want to push for that money".
Trump later voiced more direct concern for those caught up in the storm.
But the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program is under threat with the administration facing a potential legal challenge over its future.
Now a deadline is looming: Sept. 5. He said a storm the size of Harvey is unprecedented, and because of that it "deserves and requires federal response".
Republican leaders are already making plans to use the aid package, certain to be overwhelmingly popular, to win speedy approval of a contentious increase in the federal borrowing limit. "There's never been anything so historic in terms of damage and in terms of ferocity as what we've witnessed with Harvey".
The President on Tuesday visited Corpus Christi and Austin, Texas, but opted to spend time with state and local officials rather than meeting hurricane survivors or seeing the damage firsthand.
Luis Angel Aguilar, 29, applied for DACA protections in 2013.
A second spill was reported by Linn Operating LLC and involved an unknown amount of oil from a battery of storage tanks in Montgomery County. Aguilar's father had previously immigrated illegally and was deported roughly four years later. It would be one thing if Mr. Trump's ad-lib had put its leader, Kim Jong-un, on notice that Pyongyang's actual use of a nuclear weapon would provoke an overwhelming American response.
Be Civil - It's OK to have a difference in opinion but there's no need to be a jerk.
If one party owns it, it doesn't last.
Trump is yet to learn the scale of the likely federal infusion of cash and resources that will be necessary to rebuild the affected area. Get the wet carpet, get the wet drywall out.
Aerial video showed a towering fire and smoke coming from the Arkema plant in Crosby on Friday evening.
Some White House officials have encouraged the president pursue another path: Strike a deal with Congress to enshrine DACA in law in exchange for funding for his long-promised southern border wall.
"The president went to the right place".
As rescue and recovery from Hurricane Harvey continued in southeast Texas, the White House assured storm victims that it was "not going anywhere" and that money to help them would be available.
"Having said all of that there are people who are in limbo".
It should be up to chief of staff John Kelly to make it stop.
The storm-related death toll was at least 37, and White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert told reporters that number would rise. "I don't know the legal part of exactly that, but he said his personal money".