Trump praises Roger Stone for vow not to testify against him – live

President tweets ‘Nice to know that some people still have ‘guts!’’ after attacking former lawyer Michael Cohen. Get all the latest live 6.28pm GMT Donald Trump’s approval rating has inched up slightly over the last two months, according to a new poll. In a Harvard CAPS/Harris poll, 46% of voters approve of Trump’s performance and 54% disapprove, the Hill reports . 5.51pm GMT Democratic Hill leaders appear likely to support a two-week government funding extension, Politico reports . Democratic leaders had been scheduled to meet with Donald Trump this week, but it’s now been pushed to next week due to the funeral of former President George HW Bush. Continue reading...