President Donald J. Trump is Advancing Our Partnership with Japan as We Work Toward a New Era of Global Cooperation and Shared Prosperity

Washington, DC - "The friendship between Japan and the United States has never been closer. I truly believe it has never been closer than it is today. And the bonds between our people have never been stronger." ~ President Donald J. Trump

Memorandum on Delegation of Function under the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015, as Amended

Washington, DC - By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including section 301 of title 3, United States Code, I hereby delegate to the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State, the function vested in the President by section 102(d) of the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Act of 2015 (Public Law 114–102), as amended by the Hizballah International Financing Prevention Amendments Act of 2018 (Public Law 115–272) (collectively, the “Acts”).

Governor Gavin Newsom Responds to Court Blocking Trump Border Wall Funding

Sacramento, California - Governor Gavin Newsom responded Friday to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California blocking the Trump Administration from diverting ​military funding without congressional authorization to build the President’s border wall:

Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Andrea L. Thompson Travel to Singapore

Washington, DC - Under Secretary of State for Arms Control and International Security Andrea L. Thompson will travel to Singapore from May 30 to June 4, 2019.

Chelsea Clinton Visits San Diego Zoo

San Diego, California - Best-selling author Chelsea Clinton visited the San Diego Zoo earlier today (May 23, 2019) to talk about her new children’s book, Don’t Let Them Disappear: 12 Endangered Species Across the Globe. Clinton joined San Diego Zoo Global ambassador Rick Schwartz at the Zoo’s Wegeforth Bowl for an informal talk about her passion for wildlife, and why she felt it was important to write a book for children about endangered species.

District Court Ruling in FTC’s Monopolization Case against Qualcomm

San Francisco, California - Federal Trade Commission Competition Director Bruce Hoffman issued this statement regarding the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California’s ruling yesterday that Qualcomm Inc.’s licensing practices relating to its modem chips violate Sections 1 and 2 of the Sherman Act and constitute an unfair method of competition under the FTC Act: