In a letter to the Norwegian Nobel Committee, dated May 2, Rep. Luke Messer (R-Ind.) and 17 other House lawmakers - including Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), Diane Black (R-Tenn.) and Steve King (R-Iowa) - wrote that Trump has worked "tirelessly to apply maximum pressure to North Korea to end its illicit weapons programs and bring peace to the region".
The president's fans clearly feel the same, with the crowd at a rally in MI last Saturday chanting "Nobel, Nobel" as the president discussed the situation in North Korea. Trump has said the U.S.is working hard to win the Americans' freedom.
Several Republicans have backed President Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize, including Sen. Those on the five-person committee are able to add additional names to the list after the nomination is closed, but that meeting had already happened by the time people began to call for Trump to receive the prize.
The president is preparing for a potential summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, tentatively scheduled for May or early June.
USA should learn to live with a nuclear North Korea, panelists sayThe center for East Asian Studies and the Madison Institute held a discussion Monday about the military and communications crisis Read... Trump's supporters on Capitol Hill are pushing the idea that he deserves a Nobel, and Trump clearly enjoyed it Saturday when supporters at a MI rally began chanting "Nobel" as he talked about North Korea. He's trying to become the GOP nominee for a spot in the U.S. Senate.
In January, Moon said Trump "deserves big credit for bringing about the inter-Korean talks".
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Meanwhile, the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation is moving ahead, along with special counsel Robert Mueller's probe. The committee also did not agree with assessments that Russian President Vladimir Putin preferred Trump to Hillary Clinton.
All comes after the President and the North Korean leader traded insults last fall as North Korea was testing rockets capable of carrying nuclear warheads.
In late February the committee took the unusual step of announcing a nomination for Mr Trump had been forged - not once, but twice, and by the same person.
Supporters of Mr Trump point to the fact former president Barack Obama won a Nobel prize after just eight months in office in 2009.
As senator Lindsey Graham said through giggles on Fox News this week: "I want to be there - it may be the first time the Nobel peace prize was given and there was mass casualties, because I think a lot of liberals would kill themselves if they did that".
Beyond Obama, three other USA presidents have received the award: Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson and Jimmy Carter.
President Donald Trump departs the White House in Washington, en route to a rally in Michigan, April 28, 2018.
Students at many public schools in Arizona will miss a fifth day of classes Wednesday as a statewide teacher walkout continues . Ducey's signing of budget legislation providing more than $300 million in raises for numerous state's striking teachers.
Passengers are rescued from the stopped Flying Dinosaur rollercoaster at Universal Studios Japan amusement park in Osaka. But some visitors were apparently horrified by the incident. "It's scary to think (about) if we had been on board".
No one will get confused and they still get to take in all those mountains of cash that only the Merc with the Mouth can bring. Not one to back down, Celine replies with sass: "Listen - this thing only goes to 11". "So beat it, Spiderman".
WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum is breaking ties with Facebook amid a privacy scandal that had dogged the social network for weeks. Post its acquisition by Facebook the WhatsApp user base has almost tripled to 1.35 billion active monthly users.
Higher-than-expected demand led Macmillan imprint Henry Holt & Co to order up 2.1 million copies in its first week. The book also compares Trump's leadership to those of mob bosses Comey encountered as U.S.
The issue resides with its patents for detachable controllers that resemble the Switch's iconic Joy-Cons. The complaint will be assigned to a USITC administrative law judge who will hold an evidentiary hearing.
The impacts of climate change are largely detrimental for spiders, driving numerous world's cave spiders toward extinction. The lifespan of a trapdoor spider is between five and 20 years . "We're really miserable about it", Mason tells Bodkin.
Here is the explanation to his formula to win election: "2 Reddys + 1 Yeddy (referring to party's chief ministerial candidate B.S. Attacking the Karnataka Chief Minister, Shri Modi remarked, "I was reading the papers and saw a 2+1 formula in Karnataka.
Trump has asked China to cut the gap by $100 billion and open up the Asian nation's markets to American products such as cars. Germany, the EU's largest steel exporter to the USA , accounted for about 5 percent of US steel imports past year .
The 2018 NHL Draft Lottery is in the books with the Buffalo Sabres winning the first-overall selection and taking Rasmus Dahlin . It continued to count down, and when the Montreal Canadiens were meant to be up, the most attractive thing happened, they didn't.
Vancouver applied, but was not among the finalists for the project, which Amazon says it hopes to staff with 50,000 people. And last November, Amazon announced planed to add another downtown site in 2020 with 1,000 workers.
The leaders agreed on the effectiveness of such informal meetings with plans to hold more of such a nature in the future. Xi emphasised that the problems between China and India were "temporary" but the cooperation would be "everlasting".
A bit of the settlement will be paid into court and be held for the couple's two kids who are presently matured seven and 12. She was diagnosed with cervical cancer around the same time but she only found out about that review previous year .
Fortnite's Battle Royale mode has become the biggest free-to-play console game of all time according to analytic firm SuperData . There are three boats on loot lake but you want to aim for the one on the eastern side of the lake, next to a giant rock.
In other revival news, My Fair Lady, Once On This Island , and Carousel are up for Best Revival of a Musical . The Tony Awards race this year seems to be dominated by big established brands - Disney's " Frozen ", J.K.
Marouane Fellaini scored the victor in injury time after Henrikh Mkhitaryan had cancelled out Paul Pogba's early opener. "It was just another game for me but I'm very grateful for the gesture from Manchester United ".
Roughly 60 more migrants are still waiting in Mexico, hoping to make it into the U.S.to seek asylum, Reuters reported . Sessions said that an additional 35 assistant USA attorneys and 18 immigration judges to the crossing.
Atlanta's pitchers have allowed 4.1 runs per game and its starting pitchers own a 3.35 ERA, 1.31 WHIP and 9.08 K/9. He got two Wednesday night for the Los Angeles Angels, and can reach the milestone at home against Baltimore.
People facing emergencies are being told to call the Police Assistance Line - 131 444 - if they can't get through on triple-zero. It's the telco's second outage in a week after its 4G voice network was affected on Tuesday.
But the company's third-quarter outlook of $51.5 billion to $53.5 billion compares favorably to analyst forecasts for the period. Apple earnings is always a big event for traders and investors, so expect the stock be especially volatile today.
The building, in the Largo do Paissandu area, was apparently occupied illegally, according to the São Paulo newspaper Estadão . Sao Paulo state Governor Marcio Franca told the Folha de S.Paulo newspaper that it was legally hard to remove squatters.
The image shows four figures in silhouette standing in front of the edge of a terrain filled with, what seems like, craters . Fortnite had a 73% increase in revenue since February which is likely due to the new Battle Pass Season and John Wick skin.
The Syrian army last week launched a wide-scale offensive on areas held by Syrian rebels and Islamic militants south of Damascus. The working assumption is that Israel hit storage areas where Iran kept heavy long-range rockets for future use against Israel.
Meanwhile, Rafael Lovato Jr. locked in an armbar on Gerald Harris to get a victory a little over a minute into their bout. Official Result - Fedor Emelianenko Defeats Frank Mir by TKO (Punches) at 0:48 of Round One.
Embassy in Jerusalem will open May 14, 2018, the 70th anniversary of Israel's declaration of independence in 1948. Trump said he had finally authorized $300,000 to $400,000 to be spent on the construction of the new embassy .