Politics - CBSNews.com 4 April 2018

DNI Dan Coats says decision on U.S. troop withdrawal from Syria has been made

He told reporters a statement would be coming shortly. Trump told reporters Tuesday that he expected to make the decision "very quickly"

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Stormy Daniels' lawyer wants details from Treasury on payout

Stormy Daniels' attorney is asking the Treasury Department for info it may have about her payment form President Trump's lawyer

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House panel says Facebook’s Zuckerberg to testify April 11

The Facebook CEO is set to meet with the House Oversight Committee on April 11

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Mural of Trump with gun, bloody children painted over

The mural depicted President Trump holding a handgun and school children in pools of blood

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Reid, Kerry: Money drives partisanship, gridlock in Congress

Former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said that "Money is everything in politics today" on Tuesday

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Democrats lead in Southern California special elections

Democrat Sydney Kamlager had a strong lead Tuesday night in a special elections to fill open seats in the California Assembly

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Liberal judge wins Wisconsin court race, Dems see hope

"Tonight's results show we are at risk of a #BlueWave in WI," Republican Gov. Scott Walker said of of judge Rebecca Dallet's win

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Trump vows "strong action today" on border security

"The Democrats stand in our way - they want people to pour into our country unchecked....CRIME!" President Trump tweeted

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China announces tariff hike on $50B of U.S. goods

Move is direct retaliation for proposed U.S. tariff hike on Chinese goods and will fuel fears of trade dispute jeopardizing global economic recovery

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Trump calls to militarize border after illegal crossings hit 46-year low

The president is stepping up his tough talk on illegal immigration after slow progress on his campaign promise for a border wall

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Trump calls for militarizing U.S.-Mexico border

President Trump says he wants to use the military to secure the border with Mexico until the U.S. can build a wall there. The president says he is discussing border security options with Defense Secretary James Mattis. Chip Reid reports.

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China threatens another $50B tariffs on U.S. goods

China announced it's ready to tax another $50 billion worth of U.S. goods in retaliation for similar tariffs on Chinese goods that the White House revealed on Tuesday. Ben Tracy reports from Beijing, where the odds of a trade war just went up dramatically.

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Facebook removes more content generated by Kremlin-linked troll farm

The company is conducting a separate analysis of accounts linked to special counsel Robert Mueller's indictments issued in February

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Special counsel told Trump's lawyers he's not a criminal target right now: Report

Mueller told Trump's attorneys in March that his investigation of the president continues, but he's not a criminal target right now, according to the Washington Post

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