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Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Glenn Fine worked as the Pentagon's acting inspector general from 2016 until early April, when President Trump replaced him. Read full article: Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by T...→

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by Trump leaves post

Glenn Fine worked as the Pentagon's acting inspector general from 2016 until early April, when President Trump replaced him. Read full article: Internal Pentagon watchdog replaced by T...→

Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll stand up to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the CIA’s chief watchdog is pledging independence, saying he will perform his role “in an unbiased and [...] Read full article: Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll st...→

Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Level Administration Post

Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Level Administration Post

President Donald Trump recently said that former acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell will join his administration "at a high level" now th [...] Read full article: Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Leve...→

U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Associates Is Abruptly Replaced

U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Associates Is Abruptly Replaced

The United States attorney in Manhattan, Geoffrey Berman, had been leading the investigation into Rudolph W. Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer. Read full article: U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Ass...→

Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling leaves voters to stop Trump xenophobia

Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling leaves voters to stop Trump xenophobia

We must get past president’s divisiveness to fashion comprehensive and humane national immigration reform. Read full article: Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling lea...→

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources. Read full article: Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump remova...→

Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Book on Privilege

Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Book on Privilege

President Donald Trump, viewing former National Security Adviser as "a traitor," will seek to block John Bolton's book on the basis of executive privilege, The [...] Read full article: Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Bo...→

House Armed Services chair pushes Pentagon brass on Trump mobilizing military amid protests

House Armed Services chair pushes Pentagon brass on Trump mobilizing military amid protests

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday demanded the Secretary of Defense to provide an explanation to President Trump’s decision earli [...] Read full article: House Armed Services chair pushes Pentag...→

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. troops stationed in Germ

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. troops stationed in Germ

President Trump wants a major reduction in the number of U.S. military personnel based in Germany and has ordered the Pentagon to cut thousands of troops by Se [...] Read full article: Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of...→

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Stone Pardon: 'He Can Sleep Well at Night!'

Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Stone Pardon: 'He Can Sleep Well at Night!'

Donald Trump shared a tweet calling for Roger Stone to be pardoned and said the seasoned Republican operative can "sleep well at night." Read full article: Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Ston...→

Pentagon science adviser quits over security tactics for Trump church photos - Breitbart

Pentagon science adviser quits over security tactics for Trump church photos - Breitbart

June 3 (UPI) -- A Pentagon adviser has quit in protest over Defense Secretary Mike Esper's involvement in a photo opportunity with President Donald Trump Read full article: Pentagon science adviser quits over secu...→

'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon officials on edge over military leaders' dealings with Trump

'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon officials on edge over military leaders' dealings with Trump

For years, top military leadership has tried to minimize the perception that the armed forces are being used by the president for political purposes. Read full article: 'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon o...→

Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down statues should be replaced with a 'more sturdy statue' of his father

Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down statues should be replaced with a 'more sturdy statue' of his father

Donald Trump Jr., in a seemingly facetious remark Tuesday, suggested any statues torn down during recent protests be replaced with a “more sturdy” statue of hi [...] Read full article: Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down...→

Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett to leave White House post

Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett to leave White House post

Kevin Hassett was temporarily brought on at the White House in April to assist with the response to the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett...→

Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulated Media' With Video Mocking CNN

Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulated Media' With Video Mocking CNN

Twitter labeled a tweet from President Donald Trump as "manipulated media" which contained a video reportedly from a "right-wing meme account" that seemed inte [...] Read full article: Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulate...→

Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; justices say Trump cut corners to

Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; justices say Trump cut corners to

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration cut too many corners when it moved to revoke the Obama-era DACA program, leaving in place protec [...] Read full article: Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; just...→

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker Glenn Kessler spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Washington Post fact checker talks about...→

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

President Trump will nominate retired Army brigadier general and Fox News commentator Anthony Tata to be the Pentagon’s undersecretary for policy, the White Ho [...] Read full article: Trump taps retired general, Fox News com...→

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Mark Zuckerberg’s controversial decision to not censor offensive or inaccurate posts by President Trump could land him in hot water with advertisers, according [...] Read full article: Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over ...→

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military use against protests

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military use against protests

President Donald Trump’s Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests across the United States, then reversed course on pulling part of [...] Read full article: Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over mi...→

Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not suppor

Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not suppor

In a press conference at the Pentagon, Mr. Esper said the use of active-duty troops should be a “last resort” for the country, and he does not believe such a c [...] Read full article: Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trum...→

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

The Senate voted to 51-40 to approve Brian Miller as Treasury Department special inspector general for pandemic recovery. Read full article: Divided Senate confirms former Trump cou...→

At Trump request, Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

At Trump request, Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

As unrest spread across dozens of American cities on Friday, the Pentagon took the rare step of ordering the Army to put several active-duty U.S. military poli [...] Read full article: At Trump request, Pentagon puts military...→

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leaves for Trump campaign

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leaves for Trump campaign

WASHINGTON — White House spokesman Hogan Gidley is departing the West Wing to become national press secretary for Trump’s re-election campaign, officials confi [...] Read full article: White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leave...→

Trump, Barr fire Berman from U.S. Attorney post after disputed resignation report - amNewYork

President Donald Trump fired on Saturday the man whom Attorney General William Barr claimed last night had resigned on his own accord: U.S. Attorney Read full article: Trump, Barr fire Berman from U.S. Attorn...→

Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a win for Dreamers. It also leaves Trump an opening.

Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a win for Dreamers. It also leaves Trump an opening.

For those of you celebrating the decision, here I am again, raining on your parade. There are a few important caveats to this case. Read full article: Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a wi...→

Trump campaign, RNC post best online fundraising day ever on Sunday

Trump campaign, RNC post best online fundraising day ever on Sunday

The Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee combined to post their best-ever online fundraising day on Sunday with a $14 million haul. Read full article: Trump campaign, RNC post best online fun...→

Dem Rep. Richmond: I Want to Be on the 'Escort Committee' to Make Sure Trump Leaves the White House if He Loses

Representative Cedric Richmond (D-LA) on Thursday said he would like to be on the "escort committee" to remove President Donald Trump from the White House shou [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Richmond: I Want to Be on the '...→

Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US troops from Germany by September

Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US troops from Germany by September

President Trump has directed the Pentagon to remove thousands of American troops from Germany by September, a move that would dramatically reshape the U.S. mil [...] Read full article: Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US ...→

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagon

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagon

But what appeared to be an uneasy truce between the White House and military leaders did not mean the conflict was over. Read full article: Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Wa...→

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

The top Republican has been unsatisfied with the White House's explanation for the firings of internal watchdogs. Read full article: Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over re...→

Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Facebook employees for letting Trump post go unfettered

Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Facebook employees for letting Trump post go unfettered

Facebook’s refusal to police President Trump’s posts on the platform prompted some of its earliest employees to raise concerns with the company’s chief executi [...] Read full article: Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Faceboo...→

Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act’

Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act’

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using the Insurrection Act to deploy active-duty military forces to American cities to quell riots and p [...] Read full article: Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan:...→

Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors, Leaves Out Details

Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors, Leaves Out Details

When President Donald Trump demanded Monday that governors get tougher in cracking down on violence among some demonstrations, he cited Dallas protesters badly [...] Read full article: Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors,...→

Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll stand up to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the CIA’s chief watchdog is pledging independence, saying he will perform his role “in an unbiased and [...] Read full article: Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll st...→

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leaves for Trump campaign

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leaves for Trump campaign

WASHINGTON — White House spokesman Hogan Gidley is departing the West Wing to become national press secretary for Trump’s re-election campaign, officials confi [...] Read full article: White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leave...→

Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett to leave White House post

Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett to leave White House post

Kevin Hassett was temporarily brought on at the White House in April to assist with the response to the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett...→

U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Associates Is Abruptly Replaced

U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Associates Is Abruptly Replaced

The United States attorney in Manhattan, Geoffrey Berman, had been leading the investigation into Rudolph W. Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer. Read full article: U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Ass...→

Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a win for Dreamers. It also leaves Trump an opening.

Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a win for Dreamers. It also leaves Trump an opening.

For those of you celebrating the decision, here I am again, raining on your parade. There are a few important caveats to this case. Read full article: Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a wi...→

Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; justices say Trump cut corners to

Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; justices say Trump cut corners to

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration cut too many corners when it moved to revoke the Obama-era DACA program, leaving in place protec [...] Read full article: Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; just...→

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources. Read full article: Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump remova...→

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

President Trump will nominate retired Army brigadier general and Fox News commentator Anthony Tata to be the Pentagon’s undersecretary for policy, the White Ho [...] Read full article: Trump taps retired general, Fox News com...→

House Armed Services chair pushes Pentagon brass on Trump mobilizing military amid protests

House Armed Services chair pushes Pentagon brass on Trump mobilizing military amid protests

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday demanded the Secretary of Defense to provide an explanation to President Trump’s decision earli [...] Read full article: House Armed Services chair pushes Pentag...→

Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US troops from Germany by September

Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US troops from Germany by September

President Trump has directed the Pentagon to remove thousands of American troops from Germany by September, a move that would dramatically reshape the U.S. mil [...] Read full article: Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US ...→

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Mark Zuckerberg’s controversial decision to not censor offensive or inaccurate posts by President Trump could land him in hot water with advertisers, according [...] Read full article: Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over ...→

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

The top Republican has been unsatisfied with the White House's explanation for the firings of internal watchdogs. Read full article: Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over re...→

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military use against protests

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military use against protests

President Donald Trump’s Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests across the United States, then reversed course on pulling part of [...] Read full article: Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over mi...→

Pentagon science adviser quits over security tactics for Trump church photos - Breitbart

Pentagon science adviser quits over security tactics for Trump church photos - Breitbart

June 3 (UPI) -- A Pentagon adviser has quit in protest over Defense Secretary Mike Esper's involvement in a photo opportunity with President Donald Trump Read full article: Pentagon science adviser quits over secu...→

Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act’

Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act’

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using the Insurrection Act to deploy active-duty military forces to American cities to quell riots and p [...] Read full article: Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan:...→

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

The Senate voted to 51-40 to approve Brian Miller as Treasury Department special inspector general for pandemic recovery. Read full article: Divided Senate confirms former Trump cou...→

Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down statues should be replaced with a 'more sturdy statue' of his father

Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down statues should be replaced with a 'more sturdy statue' of his father

Donald Trump Jr., in a seemingly facetious remark Tuesday, suggested any statues torn down during recent protests be replaced with a “more sturdy” statue of hi [...] Read full article: Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down...→

Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Level Administration Post

Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Level Administration Post

President Donald Trump recently said that former acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell will join his administration "at a high level" now th [...] Read full article: Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Leve...→

Trump, Barr fire Berman from U.S. Attorney post after disputed resignation report - amNewYork

President Donald Trump fired on Saturday the man whom Attorney General William Barr claimed last night had resigned on his own accord: U.S. Attorney Read full article: Trump, Barr fire Berman from U.S. Attorn...→

Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulated Media' With Video Mocking CNN

Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulated Media' With Video Mocking CNN

Twitter labeled a tweet from President Donald Trump as "manipulated media" which contained a video reportedly from a "right-wing meme account" that seemed inte [...] Read full article: Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulate...→

Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling leaves voters to stop Trump xenophobia

Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling leaves voters to stop Trump xenophobia

We must get past president’s divisiveness to fashion comprehensive and humane national immigration reform. Read full article: Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling lea...→

Trump campaign, RNC post best online fundraising day ever on Sunday

Trump campaign, RNC post best online fundraising day ever on Sunday

The Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee combined to post their best-ever online fundraising day on Sunday with a $14 million haul. Read full article: Trump campaign, RNC post best online fun...→

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker Glenn Kessler spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Washington Post fact checker talks about...→

Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Book on Privilege

Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Book on Privilege

President Donald Trump, viewing former National Security Adviser as "a traitor," will seek to block John Bolton's book on the basis of executive privilege, The [...] Read full article: Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Bo...→

Dem Rep. Richmond: I Want to Be on the 'Escort Committee' to Make Sure Trump Leaves the White House if He Loses

Representative Cedric Richmond (D-LA) on Thursday said he would like to be on the "escort committee" to remove President Donald Trump from the White House shou [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Richmond: I Want to Be on the '...→

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. troops stationed in Germ

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. troops stationed in Germ

President Trump wants a major reduction in the number of U.S. military personnel based in Germany and has ordered the Pentagon to cut thousands of troops by Se [...] Read full article: Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of...→

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagon

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagon

But what appeared to be an uneasy truce between the White House and military leaders did not mean the conflict was over. Read full article: Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Wa...→

Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Stone Pardon: 'He Can Sleep Well at Night!'

Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Stone Pardon: 'He Can Sleep Well at Night!'

Donald Trump shared a tweet calling for Roger Stone to be pardoned and said the seasoned Republican operative can "sleep well at night." Read full article: Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Ston...→

Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Facebook employees for letting Trump post go unfettered

Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Facebook employees for letting Trump post go unfettered

Facebook’s refusal to police President Trump’s posts on the platform prompted some of its earliest employees to raise concerns with the company’s chief executi [...] Read full article: Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Faceboo...→

Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not suppor

Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not suppor

In a press conference at the Pentagon, Mr. Esper said the use of active-duty troops should be a “last resort” for the country, and he does not believe such a c [...] Read full article: Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trum...→

'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon officials on edge over military leaders' dealings with Trump

'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon officials on edge over military leaders' dealings with Trump

For years, top military leadership has tried to minimize the perception that the armed forces are being used by the president for political purposes. Read full article: 'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon o...→

Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors, Leaves Out Details

Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors, Leaves Out Details

When President Donald Trump demanded Monday that governors get tougher in cracking down on violence among some demonstrations, he cited Dallas protesters badly [...] Read full article: Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors,...→

At Trump request, Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

At Trump request, Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

As unrest spread across dozens of American cities on Friday, the Pentagon took the rare step of ordering the Army to put several active-duty U.S. military poli [...] Read full article: At Trump request, Pentagon puts military...→

Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll stand up to Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee to be the CIA’s chief watchdog is pledging independence, saying he will perform his role “in an unbiased and [...] Read full article: Nominee to be CIA watchdog says he’ll st...→

Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down statues should be replaced with a 'more sturdy statue' of his father

Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down statues should be replaced with a 'more sturdy statue' of his father

Donald Trump Jr., in a seemingly facetious remark Tuesday, suggested any statues torn down during recent protests be replaced with a “more sturdy” statue of hi [...] Read full article: Trump Jr. trolls by suggesting torn-down...→

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leaves for Trump campaign

White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leaves for Trump campaign

WASHINGTON — White House spokesman Hogan Gidley is departing the West Wing to become national press secretary for Trump’s re-election campaign, officials confi [...] Read full article: White House spokesman Hogan Gidley leave...→

Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Level Administration Post

Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Level Administration Post

President Donald Trump recently said that former acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grenell will join his administration "at a high level" now th [...] Read full article: Trump: Richard Grenell to Take High-Leve...→

Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett to leave White House post

Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett to leave White House post

Kevin Hassett was temporarily brought on at the White House in April to assist with the response to the economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Top Trump economic adviser Kevin Hassett...→

Trump, Barr fire Berman from U.S. Attorney post after disputed resignation report - amNewYork

President Donald Trump fired on Saturday the man whom Attorney General William Barr claimed last night had resigned on his own accord: U.S. Attorney Read full article: Trump, Barr fire Berman from U.S. Attorn...→

U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Associates Is Abruptly Replaced

U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Associates Is Abruptly Replaced

The United States attorney in Manhattan, Geoffrey Berman, had been leading the investigation into Rudolph W. Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer. Read full article: U.S. Attorney Who Investigated Trump Ass...→

Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulated Media' With Video Mocking CNN

Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulated Media' With Video Mocking CNN

Twitter labeled a tweet from President Donald Trump as "manipulated media" which contained a video reportedly from a "right-wing meme account" that seemed inte [...] Read full article: Twitter Labels Trump Post as 'Manipulate...→

Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a win for Dreamers. It also leaves Trump an opening.

Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a win for Dreamers. It also leaves Trump an opening.

For those of you celebrating the decision, here I am again, raining on your parade. There are a few important caveats to this case. Read full article: Opinion | Supreme Court decision is a wi...→

Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling leaves voters to stop Trump xenophobia

Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling leaves voters to stop Trump xenophobia

We must get past president’s divisiveness to fashion comprehensive and humane national immigration reform. Read full article: Editorial: Supreme Court DACA ruling lea...→

Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; justices say Trump cut corners to

Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; justices say Trump cut corners to

The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the Trump administration cut too many corners when it moved to revoke the Obama-era DACA program, leaving in place protec [...] Read full article: Supreme Court leaves DACA in place; just...→

Trump campaign, RNC post best online fundraising day ever on Sunday

Trump campaign, RNC post best online fundraising day ever on Sunday

The Trump campaign and the Republican National Committee combined to post their best-ever online fundraising day on Sunday with a $14 million haul. Read full article: Trump campaign, RNC post best online fun...→

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump removal of State Department watchdog

At the time of Inspector General Steve Linick's firing, he was probing the secretary of state's use of government resources. Read full article: Pompeo denies wrongdoing in Trump remova...→

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker talks about Trump and the truth

Washington Post fact checker Glenn Kessler spoke with Major Garrett for this week's episode of "The Takeout" podcast. Read full article: Washington Post fact checker talks about...→

Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Book on Privilege

Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Book on Privilege

President Donald Trump, viewing former National Security Adviser as "a traitor," will seek to block John Bolton's book on the basis of executive privilege, The [...] Read full article: Wash Post: Trump Vows to Block Bolton Bo...→

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

Trump taps retired general, Fox News commentator as Pentagon policy chief

President Trump will nominate retired Army brigadier general and Fox News commentator Anthony Tata to be the Pentagon’s undersecretary for policy, the White Ho [...] Read full article: Trump taps retired general, Fox News com...→

Dem Rep. Richmond: I Want to Be on the 'Escort Committee' to Make Sure Trump Leaves the White House if He Loses

Representative Cedric Richmond (D-LA) on Thursday said he would like to be on the "escort committee" to remove President Donald Trump from the White House shou [...] Read full article: Dem Rep. Richmond: I Want to Be on the '...→

House Armed Services chair pushes Pentagon brass on Trump mobilizing military amid protests

House Armed Services chair pushes Pentagon brass on Trump mobilizing military amid protests

The chairman of the House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday demanded the Secretary of Defense to provide an explanation to President Trump’s decision earli [...] Read full article: House Armed Services chair pushes Pentag...→

Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US troops from Germany by September

Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US troops from Germany by September

President Trump has directed the Pentagon to remove thousands of American troops from Germany by September, a move that would dramatically reshape the U.S. mil [...] Read full article: Trump directs Pentagon to pull 9,500 US ...→

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. troops stationed in Germ

Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of U.S. troops stationed in Germ

President Trump wants a major reduction in the number of U.S. military personnel based in Germany and has ordered the Pentagon to cut thousands of troops by Se [...] Read full article: Trump orders Pentagon to slash number of...→

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over Zuckerberg’s inaction on Trump posts

Mark Zuckerberg’s controversial decision to not censor offensive or inaccurate posts by President Trump could land him in hot water with advertisers, according [...] Read full article: Watchdog mulls Facebook ad boycott over ...→

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagon

Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Washington, Easing Tensions With the Pentagon

But what appeared to be an uneasy truce between the White House and military leaders did not mean the conflict was over. Read full article: Trump Agrees to Send Home Troops From Wa...→

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Over Watchdog Firings

Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley says he is blocking two Trump administration nominees until the White House provides adequate reasons for the recent termination [...] Read full article: Grassley Vows to Block Trump Nominees Ov...→

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over refusal to explain watchdog firings

The top Republican has been unsatisfied with the White House's explanation for the firings of internal watchdogs. Read full article: Grassley blocks 2 Trump nominees over re...→

Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Stone Pardon: 'He Can Sleep Well at Night!'

Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Stone Pardon: 'He Can Sleep Well at Night!'

Donald Trump shared a tweet calling for Roger Stone to be pardoned and said the seasoned Republican operative can "sleep well at night." Read full article: Trump Shares Post Calling for Roger Ston...→

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military use against protests

Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over military use against protests

President Donald Trump’s Pentagon chief shot down his idea of using troops to quell protests across the United States, then reversed course on pulling part of [...] Read full article: Pentagon-Trump clash breaks open over mi...→

Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Facebook employees for letting Trump post go unfettered

Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Facebook employees for letting Trump post go unfettered

Facebook’s refusal to police President Trump’s posts on the platform prompted some of its earliest employees to raise concerns with the company’s chief executi [...] Read full article: Mark Zuckerberg slammed by early Faceboo...→

Pentagon science adviser quits over security tactics for Trump church photos - Breitbart

Pentagon science adviser quits over security tactics for Trump church photos - Breitbart

June 3 (UPI) -- A Pentagon adviser has quit in protest over Defense Secretary Mike Esper's involvement in a photo opportunity with President Donald Trump Read full article: Pentagon science adviser quits over secu...→

Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not suppor

Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not suppor

In a press conference at the Pentagon, Mr. Esper said the use of active-duty troops should be a “last resort” for the country, and he does not believe such a c [...] Read full article: Mark Esper, Pentagon chief, opposes Trum...→

Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act’

Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan: ‘I do not support invoking the Insurrection Act’

Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Wednesday he opposes using the Insurrection Act to deploy active-duty military forces to American cities to quell riots and p [...] Read full article: Pentagon chief Esper opposes Trump plan:...→

'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon officials on edge over military leaders' dealings with Trump

'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon officials on edge over military leaders' dealings with Trump

For years, top military leadership has tried to minimize the perception that the armed forces are being used by the president for political purposes. Read full article: 'It just doesn't seem right': Pentagon o...→

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

Divided Senate confirms former Trump counsel as relief watchdog

The Senate voted to 51-40 to approve Brian Miller as Treasury Department special inspector general for pandemic recovery. Read full article: Divided Senate confirms former Trump cou...→

Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors, Leaves Out Details

Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors, Leaves Out Details

When President Donald Trump demanded Monday that governors get tougher in cracking down on violence among some demonstrations, he cited Dallas protesters badly [...] Read full article: Trump Cites Dallas Beating to Governors,...→

At Trump request, Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

At Trump request, Pentagon puts military police on alert to go to Minneapolis

As unrest spread across dozens of American cities on Friday, the Pentagon took the rare step of ordering the Army to put several active-duty U.S. military poli [...] Read full article: At Trump request, Pentagon puts military...→