Washington, DC - Today, the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) released a report on the economic costs of crime, and the effectiveness of programs to reduce recidivism. Please see below for the executive summary:

Washington, DC - The Department of State has designated ISIS in the Greater Sahara - also known as ISIS-GS - as a Foreign Terrorist Organization under section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. The Department has also designated ISIS-GS and its leader, Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) under section 1(b) of Executive Order (E.O.) 13224.

Arlington, Virginia - The American Diabetes Association® today applauds House Diabetes Caucus co-chairs Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-CO) for their commitment to improving the lives of millions of Americans with diabetes by introducing the Expanding Access to the Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT) Act. The legislation, recently introduced by Rep. Reed and co-sponsored by Rep. DeGette, would increase the hours of DSMT covered by Medicare, allow eligible beneficiaries to access DSMT and Medical Nutrition Therapy services on the same day, remove beneficiary cost-sharing for more affordable access to programs, and create a two-year pilot to test the impact of virtual training options.

Jerusalem, Israel - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Remarks at the Dedication Ceremony of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump today announced his intent to nominate the following individual to a key position in his Administration: