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John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel chief, vows impartiality at Senate confirmation hearing

"One of the things that I've made clear to everyone is that I will deliver the unvarnished truth. It won't be shaded for anyone," John Ratcliffe told senators Read full article: John Ratcliffe, Trump's pick for intel c...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

President Trump announced on Thursday his administration’s move to restock the country’s national stockpile and industrial base in an effort to prevent any sho [...] Read full article: Trump vows to resupply national stockpil...→

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Sens. Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley asked for “all information” about Obama officials’ requests to “unmask” Americans. Read full article: Republican senators ask intel chief to r...→

Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump secretary pick

Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump secretary pick

The culture of the Navy has been “tarnished” in the wake of several missteps in recent years, most recently with the handling of the coronavirus outbreak aboar [...] Read full article: Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump sec...→

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. questioned the scope of the Trump administration’s religious liberty law, which exempts employers with religiou [...] Read full article: Chief justice asks if Trump religious li...→

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Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD Deputy Chief John Miller never wanted to go to the hospital when he first started showing coronavirus symptoms — but “my wife kind of told on me,” he said [...] Read full article: NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller ...→

Intel chief nominee says he won't be swayed by politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intel chief nominee says he won't be swa...→

Trump’s intel chief pick faces off against senators

Trump’s intel chief pick faces off against senators

John Ratcliffe, an ally of the president, is expected to face questions over his independence from the White House. Read full article: Trump’s intel chief pick faces off again...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Virus Threat in January Briefings

US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Virus Threat in January Briefings

President Donald Trump was repeatedly made aware of the threat the coronavirus posed to the U.S. in his Daily Brief back in January, The Washington Post report [...] Read full article: US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Viru...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump criticism

WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump criticism

The World Health Organization’s director-general has faced many challenges during the coronavirus pandemic: racial slurs, death threats, social media caricatur [...] Read full article: WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump cr...→

Intel chief declassifying papers showing Brennan had info on Russian influence

Intel chief declassifying papers showing Brennan had info on Russian influence

Acting DNI Richard Grenell is declassifying more documents along with a list of Obama officials who were involved in the “unmasking” of Michael Flynn. Read full article: Intel chief declassifying papers showing...→

Trump taps acting domestic policy chief

Trump taps acting domestic policy chief

Derek Lyons will take over as head of the Domestic Policy Council, while likely retaining his current job as White House staff secretary. Read full article: Trump taps acting domestic policy chief...→

Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of Russia probe interviews cleared for release

Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of Russia probe interviews cleared for release

Acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grennell told House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff that transcripts from the panel’s Russia probe [...] Read full article: Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of ...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Intel nominee faces skeptics, vows to resist Trump pressure

President Donald Trump's nominee for national intelligence director sought at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to shed his reputation as a loyalist to the pres [...] Read full article: Intel nominee faces skeptics, vows to re...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to contradict intel on COVID-19 origin

Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to contradict intel on COVID-19 origin

With U.S. deaths over 63,000, questions mount over the president's focus on a Chinese lab as he pushes for a vaccine to be made available at "Warp Speed." Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to co...→

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

An upcoming book by John Bolton, the former National Security advisor to Donald Trump, has pushed back its release date again, this time to June 23. Originally [...] Read full article: John Bolton’s book on Trump White House ...→

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed

The president’s announcement came after weeks of him insisting that states had plenty of tests. Read full article: Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but...→

Warner asks intel chief to fork over underlying 'unmasking' intel on Michael Flynn

Warner asks intel chief to fork over underlying 'unmasking' intel on Michael Flynn

It’s not clear whether Republicans will endorse any aspects of Warner’s request, though the Senate intel panel has operated on a relatively bipartisan basis. Read full article: Warner asks intel chief to fork over und...→

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Federal authorities have indicted Dr. John Giacomini, former Chief of Cardiology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital, for alleged sexual battery against [...] Read full article: Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr....→

Intel chief reveals Obama officials who requested

Intel chief reveals Obama officials who requested "unmasking" of Michael Flynn

The document includes a total of 39 senior officials who were named in requests to see the unmasked reports. Read full article: Intel chief reveals Obama officials who ...→

Trump judicial pick hearing turns into fight over Senate’s agenda

Trump judicial pick hearing turns into fight over Senate’s agenda

Justin Walker’s confirmation to the country's second most powerful court is a top priority for Mitch McConnell. Read full article: Trump judicial pick hearing turns into f...→

Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Politicize Intelligence

Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Politicize Intelligence

Rep. John Ratcliffe, President Donald Trump’s pick to be the nation’s top intelligence official, was nothing if not consistent as he told lawmakers a dozen or [...] Read full article: Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Polit...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Biden’s candidacy, should make her VP pick

Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Biden’s candidacy, should make her VP pick

WASHINGTON — President Trump has announced his unlikely pick for Joe Biden’s veep: Elizabeth Warren. In an interview with The Post in the Oval Office on Monday [...] Read full article: Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Bide...→

Trump pins economic misery on China, vows ‘strong comeback’ by November

Trump pins economic misery on China, vows ‘strong comeback’ by November

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits has soared to more than 30 million in just six weeks of the coronavirus crisis, the Labor Department s [...] Read full article: Trump pins economic misery on China, vow...→

Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan Is Resigning

Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan Is Resigning

Joe Grogan, President Donald Trump's chief of domestic policy, will be leaving the administration next month, a White House official said on Wednesday night.He [...] Read full article: Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan I...→

Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vows to remove tattoo associated with controversial group

Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vows to remove tattoo associated with controversial group

New England Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser said Monday he is going to remove a tattoo that has been associated with a so-called anti-government group. Read full article: Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vo...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Warner asks intel chief to fork over underlying 'unmasking' intel on Michael Flynn

Warner asks intel chief to fork over underlying 'unmasking' intel on Michael Flynn

It’s not clear whether Republicans will endorse any aspects of Warner’s request, though the Senate intel panel has operated on a relatively bipartisan basis. Read full article: Warner asks intel chief to fork over und...→

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

President Trump announced on Thursday his administration’s move to restock the country’s national stockpile and industrial base in an effort to prevent any sho [...] Read full article: Trump vows to resupply national stockpil...→

Intel chief reveals Obama officials who requested

Intel chief reveals Obama officials who requested "unmasking" of Michael Flynn

The document includes a total of 39 senior officials who were named in requests to see the unmasked reports. Read full article: Intel chief reveals Obama officials who ...→

Intel chief declassifying papers showing Brennan had info on Russian influence

Intel chief declassifying papers showing Brennan had info on Russian influence

Acting DNI Richard Grenell is declassifying more documents along with a list of Obama officials who were involved in the “unmasking” of Michael Flynn. Read full article: Intel chief declassifying papers showing...→

Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump secretary pick

Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump secretary pick

The culture of the Navy has been “tarnished” in the wake of several missteps in recent years, most recently with the handling of the coronavirus outbreak aboar [...] Read full article: Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump sec...→

Trump judicial pick hearing turns into fight over Senate’s agenda

Trump judicial pick hearing turns into fight over Senate’s agenda

Justin Walker’s confirmation to the country's second most powerful court is a top priority for Mitch McConnell. Read full article: Trump judicial pick hearing turns into f...→

Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of Russia probe interviews cleared for release

Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of Russia probe interviews cleared for release

Acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grennell told House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff that transcripts from the panel’s Russia probe [...] Read full article: Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of ...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - John Ratcliffe

Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

Intel nominee faces skeptics, vows to resist Trump pressure

President Donald Trump's nominee for national intelligence director sought at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to shed his reputation as a loyalist to the pres [...] Read full article: Intel nominee faces skeptics, vows to re...→

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD Deputy Chief John Miller never wanted to go to the hospital when he first started showing coronavirus symptoms — but “my wife kind of told on me,” he said [...] Read full article: NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller ...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Trump’s intel chief pick faces off against senators

Trump’s intel chief pick faces off against senators

John Ratcliffe, an ally of the president, is expected to face questions over his independence from the White House. Read full article: Trump’s intel chief pick faces off again...→

Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Biden’s candidacy, should make her VP pick

Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Biden’s candidacy, should make her VP pick

WASHINGTON — President Trump has announced his unlikely pick for Joe Biden’s veep: Elizabeth Warren. In an interview with The Post in the Oval Office on Monday [...] Read full article: Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Bide...→

Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to contradict intel on COVID-19 origin

Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to contradict intel on COVID-19 origin

With U.S. deaths over 63,000, questions mount over the president's focus on a Chinese lab as he pushes for a vaccine to be made available at "Warp Speed." Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to co...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan Is Resigning

Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan Is Resigning

Joe Grogan, President Donald Trump's chief of domestic policy, will be leaving the administration next month, a White House official said on Wednesday night.He [...] Read full article: Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan I...→

US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Virus Threat in January Briefings

US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Virus Threat in January Briefings

President Donald Trump was repeatedly made aware of the threat the coronavirus posed to the U.S. in his Daily Brief back in January, The Washington Post report [...] Read full article: US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Viru...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Federal authorities have indicted Dr. John Giacomini, former Chief of Cardiology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital, for alleged sexual battery against [...] Read full article: Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr....→

WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump criticism

WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump criticism

The World Health Organization’s director-general has faced many challenges during the coronavirus pandemic: racial slurs, death threats, social media caricatur [...] Read full article: WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump cr...→

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Sens. Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley asked for “all information” about Obama officials’ requests to “unmask” Americans. Read full article: Republican senators ask intel chief to r...→

Trump taps acting domestic policy chief

Trump taps acting domestic policy chief

Derek Lyons will take over as head of the Domestic Policy Council, while likely retaining his current job as White House staff secretary. Read full article: Trump taps acting domestic policy chief...→

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. questioned the scope of the Trump administration’s religious liberty law, which exempts employers with religiou [...] Read full article: Chief justice asks if Trump religious li...→

Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Politicize Intelligence

Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Politicize Intelligence

Rep. John Ratcliffe, President Donald Trump’s pick to be the nation’s top intelligence official, was nothing if not consistent as he told lawmakers a dozen or [...] Read full article: Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Polit...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Intel chief nominee says he won't be swayed by politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intel chief nominee says he won't be swa...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Trump pins economic misery on China, vows ‘strong comeback’ by November

Trump pins economic misery on China, vows ‘strong comeback’ by November

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits has soared to more than 30 million in just six weeks of the coronavirus crisis, the Labor Department s [...] Read full article: Trump pins economic misery on China, vow...→

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

An upcoming book by John Bolton, the former National Security advisor to Donald Trump, has pushed back its release date again, this time to June 23. Originally [...] Read full article: John Bolton’s book on Trump White House ...→

Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vows to remove tattoo associated with controversial group

Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vows to remove tattoo associated with controversial group

New England Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser said Monday he is going to remove a tattoo that has been associated with a so-called anti-government group. Read full article: Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vo...→

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed

The president’s announcement came after weeks of him insisting that states had plenty of tests. Read full article: Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but...→

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence

Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratcliffe as Director of National Intelligence after a long process that began last summer. Read full article: Senate confirms Trump loyalist John Ratc...→

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

Republican Senate hopeful John James is consistently inconsistent when it comes to Trump

If President Donald Trump and elusive Republican Senate hopeful John James had a relationship status, it would undoubtedly be “it's complicated.” Or at least t [...] Read full article: Republican Senate hopeful John James is ...→

Warner asks intel chief to fork over underlying 'unmasking' intel on Michael Flynn

Warner asks intel chief to fork over underlying 'unmasking' intel on Michael Flynn

It’s not clear whether Republicans will endorse any aspects of Warner’s request, though the Senate intel panel has operated on a relatively bipartisan basis. Read full article: Warner asks intel chief to fork over und...→

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, sends to full Senate

The Senate intelligence committee has approved the nomination of Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, sending the nomination to t [...] Read full article: Panel approves Ratcliffe for spy chief, ...→

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr. John Giacomini Indicted For Alleged Sexual Battery Against Subordinate

Federal authorities have indicted Dr. John Giacomini, former Chief of Cardiology at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital, for alleged sexual battery against [...] Read full article: Former Palo Alto VA Cardiology Chief Dr....→

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

Trump vows to resupply national stockpile, saying 'cupboards were bare' amid coronavirus pandemic

President Trump announced on Thursday his administration’s move to restock the country’s national stockpile and industrial base in an effort to prevent any sho [...] Read full article: Trump vows to resupply national stockpil...→

WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump criticism

WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump criticism

The World Health Organization’s director-general has faced many challenges during the coronavirus pandemic: racial slurs, death threats, social media caricatur [...] Read full article: WHO chief unbowed amid attacks, Trump cr...→

Intel chief reveals Obama officials who requested

Intel chief reveals Obama officials who requested "unmasking" of Michael Flynn

The document includes a total of 39 senior officials who were named in requests to see the unmasked reports. Read full article: Intel chief reveals Obama officials who ...→

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Republican senators ask intel chief to release info on ‘unmasking’ of Flynn

Sens. Ron Johnson and Chuck Grassley asked for “all information” about Obama officials’ requests to “unmask” Americans. Read full article: Republican senators ask intel chief to r...→

Intel chief declassifying papers showing Brennan had info on Russian influence

Intel chief declassifying papers showing Brennan had info on Russian influence

Acting DNI Richard Grenell is declassifying more documents along with a list of Obama officials who were involved in the “unmasking” of Michael Flynn. Read full article: Intel chief declassifying papers showing...→

Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump secretary pick

Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump secretary pick

The culture of the Navy has been “tarnished” in the wake of several missteps in recent years, most recently with the handling of the coronavirus outbreak aboar [...] Read full article: Navy culture ‘tarnished,’ says Trump sec...→

Trump taps acting domestic policy chief

Trump taps acting domestic policy chief

Derek Lyons will take over as head of the Domestic Policy Council, while likely retaining his current job as White House staff secretary. Read full article: Trump taps acting domestic policy chief...→

Trump judicial pick hearing turns into fight over Senate’s agenda

Trump judicial pick hearing turns into fight over Senate’s agenda

Justin Walker’s confirmation to the country's second most powerful court is a top priority for Mitch McConnell. Read full article: Trump judicial pick hearing turns into f...→

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Chief justice asks if Trump religious liberty law is ‘too sweeping’

Supreme Court Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. questioned the scope of the Trump administration’s religious liberty law, which exempts employers with religiou [...] Read full article: Chief justice asks if Trump religious li...→

Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of Russia probe interviews cleared for release

Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of Russia probe interviews cleared for release

Acting Director of National Intelligence Richard Grennell told House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff that transcripts from the panel’s Russia probe [...] Read full article: Intel chief tells Schiff transcripts of ...→

Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Politicize Intelligence

Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Politicize Intelligence

Rep. John Ratcliffe, President Donald Trump’s pick to be the nation’s top intelligence official, was nothing if not consistent as he told lawmakers a dozen or [...] Read full article: Trump’s Top Spy Pick Vows He Won’t Polit...→

Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM Topic - John Ratcliffe

Latest news and commentary on John Ratcliffe including photos, videos, quotations, and a biography. Read full article: Subscribe to this topic via RSS or ATOM ...→

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pressure from Trump

Sen. Chuck Schumer, speaking on the Senate floor as the hearing was underway, spoke for many Democrats by dismissing Ratcliffe as a “deeply partisan cheerleade [...] Read full article: Ratcliffe tells Senate he will resist pr...→

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe says he doesn't know what 'deep state' means

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, who President Trump nominated as Director of National Intelligence, said during his confirmation hearing Tuesday that he didn't k [...] Read full article: Trump spy chief nominee John Ratcliffe s...→

Intel nominee faces skeptics, vows to resist Trump pressure

President Donald Trump's nominee for national intelligence director sought at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to shed his reputation as a loyalist to the pres [...] Read full article: Intel nominee faces skeptics, vows to re...→

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe hearing: Burr backs intel chief pick, Schumer opposes

Support for Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination to serve as director of national intelligence split down party lines almost instantaneously as his confirmat [...] Read full article: Instant partisan divide after Ratcliffe ...→

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller shares his coronavirus experience

NYPD Deputy Chief John Miller never wanted to go to the hospital when he first started showing coronavirus symptoms — but “my wife kind of told on me,” he said [...] Read full article: NYPD counterterrorism chief John Miller ...→

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to not be affected by ‘outside influences’ if confirmed

President Trump’s pick to be the next director of national intelligence on Monday vowed to not be influenced by external factors if he is confirmed to his post [...] Read full article: Trump’s DNI pick Rep. Ratcliffe vows to ...→

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says He Won't Play Politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intelligence Chief Pick Ratcliffe Says H...→

Intel chief nominee says he won't be swayed by politics

President Donald Trump's nominee to be director of national intelligence pledged at his confirmation hearing Tuesday to deliver intelligence free of bias, prej [...] Read full article: Intel chief nominee says he won't be swa...→

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe as New Intelligence Chief Amid Shakeup, Pandemic

A Senate panel is considering Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe’s nomination for director of national intelligence, holding the in-person hearing amid President Donald [...] Read full article: Senate Considering Texas Rep. John Ratcl...→

Trump’s intel chief pick faces off against senators

Trump’s intel chief pick faces off against senators

John Ratcliffe, an ally of the president, is expected to face questions over his independence from the White House. Read full article: Trump’s intel chief pick faces off again...→

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee for director of national intelligence?

The first hearing set to take place after the Senate returned from a coronavirus-induced hiatus is the Senate Intelligence Committee's confirmation hearing for [...] Read full article: Who is John Ratcliffe, Trump's nominee f...→

Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Biden’s candidacy, should make her VP pick

Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Biden’s candidacy, should make her VP pick

WASHINGTON — President Trump has announced his unlikely pick for Joe Biden’s veep: Elizabeth Warren. In an interview with The Post in the Oval Office on Monday [...] Read full article: Trump says Warren ‘responsible’ for Bide...→

Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to contradict intel on COVID-19 origin

Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to contradict intel on COVID-19 origin

With U.S. deaths over 63,000, questions mount over the president's focus on a Chinese lab as he pushes for a vaccine to be made available at "Warp Speed." Read full article: Coronavirus updates: Trump appears to co...→

Trump pins economic misery on China, vows ‘strong comeback’ by November

Trump pins economic misery on China, vows ‘strong comeback’ by November

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits has soared to more than 30 million in just six weeks of the coronavirus crisis, the Labor Department s [...] Read full article: Trump pins economic misery on China, vow...→

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearing for DNI nominee John Ratcliffe next week

The Senate Intelligence Committee is expected to hold a confirmation hearing next week for President Trump’s nominee for Director of National Intelligence, Rep [...] Read full article: Senate Intel to hold confirmation hearin...→

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

John Bolton’s book on Trump White House delayed until June 23

An upcoming book by John Bolton, the former National Security advisor to Donald Trump, has pushed back its release date again, this time to June 23. Originally [...] Read full article: John Bolton’s book on Trump White House ...→

Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan Is Resigning

Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan Is Resigning

Joe Grogan, President Donald Trump's chief of domestic policy, will be leaving the administration next month, a White House official said on Wednesday night.He [...] Read full article: Trump Domestic Policy Chief Joe Grogan I...→

Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vows to remove tattoo associated with controversial group

Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vows to remove tattoo associated with controversial group

New England Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser said Monday he is going to remove a tattoo that has been associated with a so-called anti-government group. Read full article: Patriots draft pick Justin Rohrwasser vo...→

US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Virus Threat in January Briefings

US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Virus Threat in January Briefings

President Donald Trump was repeatedly made aware of the threat the coronavirus posed to the U.S. in his Daily Brief back in January, The Washington Post report [...] Read full article: US Intel Repeatedly Warned Trump of Viru...→

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed

Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but Less Than What May Be Needed

The president’s announcement came after weeks of him insisting that states had plenty of tests. Read full article: Trump Vows More Coronavirus Testing, but...→