President Donald Trump on Monday night threw his full support behind Mitt Romney's bid to be the next US senator from Utah, writing on Twitter that he would be a "worthy successor" to retiring Sen.
Romney thanked Trump for the endorsement in a Tweet posted soon after the president's statement. Ted Cruz (R-Texas). That same month, Romney said he would have never accepted Trump's 2012 presidential campaign endorsement had he made similar disparaging comments about Muslims, Mexicans and the disabled.
The two have not always gotten along in the past.
Romney said he agrees with President Donald Trump on the need for border security, including penalties for employers who hire illegal immigrants and stopping chain migration, a term critics use to describe family-based immigration. "I hope that over the course of the campaign I also earn the support and endorsement of the people of Utah".
"Utah welcomes legal immigrants from around the world", he said in his announcement video. Romney assailed Trump for suggesting that both sides were to blame for violence following a violent white supremacists' march in Charlottesville, Va., saying that the president's remarks "caused racists to rejoice, minorities to weep, and the vast heart of America to mourn".
Romney, 70, will be the heavy favourite for the Senate seat being opened by Sen.
As it turns out, Trump could have saved the $215 he spent on Romney's dinner.
"Donald Trump is a phony, a fraud", Mr. Romney said in a speech in Salt Lake City.
Romney is considered a heavy favorite for the Senate seat held by Orrin Hatch. He's a Brigham Young University graduate who went on to become the first Mormon presidential nominee of a major political party.
Romney says he would support an effort in Congress to strengthen the Federal Bureau of Investigation database of prohibited gun buyers but said states will have to come up with solutions like enhanced school security and special teams that intervene with children who may be having emotional issues.
All appeared to be forgiven after Trump snagged his surprise White House victory and Romney was rumored to be courting him for a secretary of state appointment.
The Saturday evening, the flight of Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire along with three children landed at IGI Airport. In Ahmedabad, he will participate in a discussion at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad and also visit Sabarmati Ashram.
The city of Westerville confirmed on Twitter reports that two of the city's police officers were killed in "the line of duty". The City of Westerville first announced on Saturday afternoon that one officer had been killed while on duty.
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As that front drives in a brisk northwest wind (gusting over 25 mph), colder air will begin flowing into the Garden State. Still, regardless of how much snow accumulates on the ground, travel will be quite hard during the height of the storm.
Nevertheless, it is unlikely that the ANC leadership, long intimidated by Zuma, has ever spoken to him in such plain terms. The president also acknowledged Zuma's continued role in the development agenda and economic welfares of the two states.
The British Geological Survey said the epicentre was approximately 20km north-north-east of Swansea and at a depth of 7.4km. A magnitude 4.4 natural disaster felt in parts of Britain Saturday was its strongest in a decade.
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Iraq needed far more donations on Wednesday, the last day of an appeal for funding to come forward at the Kuwait conference. On the reconciliation process in Iraq, he said it should guarantee Iraqis of all sects equal opportunities.
Lapid, who also called on Netanyahu to step down, was finance minister at the time one of the allegations took place. Colette Avital, a former MP for the left-wing Labour party, told AFP the march was about more than just Netanyahu.
So long as the mission goes according to plan, New Horizons could hold on to its lead for a long time. At present, the New Horizons probe is at a distance of 6.12 billion km (3.79 billion mi) from Earth.
Ms Jahangir called for an inquiry at the time, demanding the government "find the forces who wanted to silence" her. PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said his party was in mourning over the death of Asma Jahangir.
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I think that was on the athletes' shoulders". "We felt like we were too casual". "We've really bonded during these competitions". Nagasu had landed triple axels in previous competitions, but never in such a pressure-packed situation as the Olympic stage.
Overhauling the program in such a fashion would only shift the burden of feeding the poor even more on to food banks, Waide added. The volunteers were busy, but say they're anxious about proposed cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or SNAP .
It also unleashed its most powerful nuclear blast to date in September, in what it claimed was a test of a thermonuclear weapon. Both the South and North appear to be tip-toeing around these issues during the period of the Pyeongchang Olympics, he said.
The businessman filed the suit after Alexey Navalny published his investigation based on Vashukevich's posts and book. Miss Rybka posted several videos in 2016 showing Deripaska on his yacht talking with Deputy Prime minister Prikhodko.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer said the Eurocopter EC130 aircraft sustained considerable damage. Authorities said the four survivors were level one trauma patients, meaning they had critical, life-threatening injuries.
Russian officials said that no Russian forces were involved in the attack, according to the New York Times . Harrigan added that the attacking forces were fighting on the side of Bashar al-Assad's regime.
Social Bite is a social enterprise that donates over 100,000 food and hot beverage items to homeless people in Scotland each year. Markle have regularly spent time there over the past year and a half", Kensington Palace said in a statement.
The team event wraps up Sunday night, followed by the first medal ceremony of the 2018 Olympic figure skating competition. He took gold despite falling on his first two runs, posting scores under 50 points. "I know what I can do better".
Since undergoing surgery, Darvish has a record of 17-17, with a 3.64 ERA, in 287 innings pitched, and 341 strikeouts in 48 starts. Darvish finished second in the American League Cy Young voting in 2013, one of two seasons in which he made more than 30 starts.
The 3-1 teams are already closing in on playoff berths - the top four teams in the round robin will make Monday's semifinals. Switzerland fell to their first defeat of the competition, as they lost 6-5 against Norway.
A status yellow snow-ice caution was issued for the whole country, and is due to come into effect just after midnight. Weather warnings for snow and ice have been issued for much of Scotland overnight with travel disruption possible .