Manafort will be jailed after being accused of witness tampering while awaiting trial on federal conspiracy and money laundering charges brought by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III. The order to imprison President Trump’s former campaign manager came in a federal court hearing after Manafort had been asking to post a $10 million bond and […]
The White House released a joint statement from President Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un after Monday’s summit in Singapore.
In a brief filed Thursday night in a Texas federal court, the Justice Department said it would not defend the ACA against the latest legal challenge to its constitutionality. The move is a dramatic break from the executive branch’s tradition of arguing to uphold existing statutes and a land mine for health insurance changes that […]
Ryan (R-Wis.) told reporters Wednesday that he agreed with others who have disputed Trump’s assertion that federal law enforcement planted a spy inside his campaign. Specifically, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), chairman of the House Oversight Committee, said on Fox News last week that “the FBI did exactly what my fellow citizens would want them to […]
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, who has been embroiled in scandals that have attracted national attention, announced Tuesday that he will resign. “Today I am announcing that I will resign as governor of Missouri effective Friday, June 1st at 5 p.m.” Greitens (R) said. He has faced allegations that he initiated unwanted sexual contact with a […]
Cobb, who served as the White House point person in dealing with special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, is stepping down, according to senior administration officials. He is expected to be replaced by Williams & Connolly partner Emmet T. Flood, a Republican defense lawyer who helped President Bill Clinton during impeachment proceedings and was interviewed […]
President Trump announced late Friday that the United States had conducted a military attack against the Syrian regime.
The notes could become a key piece of evidence in special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s probe, which has been examining, among other things, whether President Trump obstructed justice in his interactions with top law enforcement officials, including McCabe and his former boss. Former FBI director James B. Comey also documented his interactions with Trump, […]
In his statement to reporters, Tillerson stressed that U.S. leadership starts with diplomacy.
The lawsuit filed in Los Angeles alleges that President Trump, then the Republican presidential nominee, never approved a $130,000 settlement arranged by his personal attorney, making it invalid. This is a developing story. It will be updated.
President Trump on Feb. 14 said he is “totally opposed to domestic violence of any kind.”
President Trump on Wednesday publicly condemned domestic violence as the White House sought to tamp down the continuing controversy surrounding former aide Rob Porter, who resigned last week after allegations that he had verbally and physically abused his ex-wives. “I’m totally opposed to domestic violence of any kind. Everyone knows that,” Trump told reporters at […]
The budget plan comes as Congress prepares to finalize spending for the current fiscal year. It would continue to markedly increase military spending and set aside money for a wall along the Mexico border, among other things. It also calls for major spending reductions in Medicare, Medicaid, food stamps and other social programs, reductions that […]
President Trump told reporters on Jan. 24 that he is “looking forward” to speaking to special counsel Robert S. Mueller III. Trump said there was “no collusion” between his presidential campaign and Russia.
President Trump said he is “looking forward” to testifying under oath to the special counsel. Here is the full transcript of his interview with reporters Wednesday.
The Trump administration has given 50,000 Haitians with provisional residency 18 months to leave the United States, announcing Monday that it will not renew the Temporary Protected Status designation that has allowed them to remain in the country since a 2010 earthquake leveled the island country’s capital and killed 200,000. Announced Monday by the Department […]
The White House initially declared the discussion off the record, but later changed the terms of publication.
The request asked staffers to compile all documents related to Russia and Ukraine, but also asked for documents related to background research that had been conducted into five men associated with the Trump campaign.
The complete text of Comey’s hearing.
President Trump spoke to leaders of countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council on May 21 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Here’s what he said, in three minutes.