Protect Our Winters takes aim at the mid-term elections
Protect Our Winters is a national group that aims to mobilize the outdoor industry for action on climate change. In 2018, it is focusing on electing climate-friendly candidates, particularly in California, Colorado, Montana and Nevada.
CIA Director Mike Pompeo gave an opening statement during his confirmation hearing for Secretary of State on April 12, 2018 in which he described who he was and what he hoped to do if he took on the new role.
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan announced that this year will be his last one in Congress, and that he will retire in January. He said he counts his time as speaker as one of the two "greatest honors of my life."
President Donald Trump welcomed families to the White House Easter Egg Roll on April 2, 2018, commenting on the "perfect weather" before festivities got underway. Donald Trump Jr. helped his daughter roll an egg during one leg of the event.
During his remarks for the 2018 White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, President Trump told the crowd, "Nothing is ever easy, but we have never had an economy like we have right now. And we're going to make it bigger and better and stronger."