Donald Trump's very public embarrassment of HR McMaster
CNN - 3 hours ago
(CNN) President Donald Trump has apparently grown sick of H.R. McMaster and is preparing to jettison his national security adviser in the not-too-distant future. That news was first broken by The Washington Post on Thursday night but subsequently confirmed by CNN. It appears to now be a matter of when ...
'There Will Always Be Change,' Trump Says as More Personnel ... New York Times
As the Pressure on Trump Mounts, So Does the Turmoil in His ... The New Yorker
Donald Trump and John Kelly Reach Truce Wall Street Journal
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Businessman says Trump sent him to Russia to 'look after' his kids
CNN - 2 hours ago
"The President asked me to be in Russia at the same time as them to look after them," Sater said, adding that Trump had asked him directly. The Trump Organization's general counsel has said previously Sater was not accompanying the Trump children in Moscow. And Trump himself has downplayed his ...
Trump drew a red line for Mueller; Mueller just crossed it The Hill
Morning Bits: Not impressed with Trump
Washington Post - 4 hours ago
Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin (D-Md.) is not all that impressed with the administration's minimal sanctions. “Despite strong bipartisan congressional action, the almost purposeful foot-dragging by the Trump Administration has sent a clear signal to Vladimir Putin that he can continue his destabilizing behavior ...
Mueller Subpoenas Trump Organization, Demanding Documents ... New York Times
Mueller Just Stepped Over Trump's Red Line Bloomberg
Did Robert Mueller just cross Donald Trump's red line on Russia? CNN
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Cabinet shakeups give Democrats a chance to block Trump picks
Politico - 7 hours ago
The White House was hoping for a smooth 2018 on Capitol Hill. Instead, President Donald Trump is staring at two bitter confirmation fights — and the possibility emboldened Democrats could block his new Cabinet nominees. Trump's decision to nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace Rex Tillerson ...
Why Trump is right to purge his Cabinet CNN
Trump's Cabinet Shuffle NPR
Trump ousts Tillerson, will replace him as secretary of state with CIA ... Washington Post
Trump's tariffs head for a legal minefield
Reuters - 3 hours ago
The tariffs announced by Trump, which have not been officially notified to the World Trade Organization, put a tax on steel and aluminum coming into the United States from all over the world. Even though the United States has declined to declare the tariffs at the WTO, they can still come under its jurisdiction ...
Trump Readies Sweeping Tariffs and Investment Restrictions on ... New York Times
Trump's trade and immigration policies could trip up California's ...
CNBC - 4 hours ago
California's job growth appeared to slow a year ago but things have picked up since then and economists insist there's no recession on the horizon.
pdf ebook readYet economists say the Trump administration's trade and immigration policies could at some point trip up California's economy. A recent report from the state ...
Trump's Effort to Purge Disloyal Civil Servants May Already Be ...
New York Magazine - 4 hours ago
The congressmen express particular concern over the reassignment of Iran expert Sahar Nowrouzzadeh, a career civil servant who had been the subject of a malicious article at the little-read Conservative Review last March saying she had “burrowed into the government” under Trump, calling her an ...
House Democrats say they have proof State Dept. staff was pushed ... Washington Post
New York Magazine
New Yorker's new cover shows Trump 'exposed'
The Hill - 2 hours ago
"I wanted to address President Trump's stormy relationship with the press," the cover's illustrator, Barry Blitt, said of his work. The New Yorker cover comes as Trump faces a scandal involving adult-film actress Stormy Daniels, who alleges that she had an affair with Trump more than a decade ago. The White ...
Finally, Trump Has Something Bad to Say About Russia
New York Times - 15 hours ago
But at last, his administration is taking action, and Mr. Trump has spoken out, tentatively. On Thursday the Treasury Department announced it was imposing sanctions for the Kremlin's interference in the 2016 election. Officials have denounced the poisoning of a former Russian spy in Britain and Russia's ...
Trump finally decided to get tough on Russia. But did he go far ... Vox
The Memo: Trump takes on critics with Russia moves The Hill
Trump administration finally announces Russia sanctions over ... CNN
New York Times
Conservatives Mobilize Grass-Roots Activists To Promote Trump ...
NPR - 7 hours ago
A conservative group funded by billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch is turning its attention to a new front: promoting federal judges at the grass-roots level. Americans for Prosperity is willing to spend nearly $1 million to confirm judges this year. Those lifetime appointments could reshape the courts ...