Politic > Editors' Picks

FBI Director Christopher Wray has contradicted Trump's White House on Rob Porter's background check

9 days ago   |   By

WASHINGTON - Contradicting the White House, the FBI said Tuesday it gave the Trump administration information on multiple occasions last year about a top aide accused of domestic abuse by his two ex-wives, and the investigation wrapped up in January.
Read more ...

 

Devin Nunes Is Now Accused Of Obstructing Justice As Trump's Russia Cover-Up Cracks

9 days ago   |   By

Rep. Mike Quigley accused House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes of helping Trump obstruct the Russia investigation during an interview on The Beat With Ari Melber. Video: Devin Nunes is accused of helping Trump obstruct justice. TheBeatWithAriMelber Russia DevinNunes pic.twitter.com/xSENe1yckc - Sarah Reese Jones February 14, 2018 Rep. Quigley said, “I...
Read more ...

 

The White House's latest defense of Rob Porter doesn't add up, two Obama lawyers say

The White House's latest defense of Rob Porter doesn't add up, two Obama lawyers say

9 days ago   |   By

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Tuesday that the White House's personnel security office's consideration of former staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned last week after two of his ex-wives accused him of domestic abusive, was still ongoing when Porter resigned.
“The White House personnel security office, staffed by career officials, received information last year in what they considered to be the final background investigation report in November,” Sanders said at the press briefing Tuesday. “But they had not made a final recommendation for adjudication to the...
Read more ...

 

White House now says internal office to blame on Porter

9 days ago   |   By

The White House's explanation of how allegations of domestic abuse against a top aide failed to significantly affect his security clearance evolved again Tuesday.
Read more ...

 

STASI: Inexcusable that Trump would defend abuser Rob Porter

9 days ago   |   By

Why are we continuing to let a bully who time and again defends other bullies do such damage to our country?
Read more ...

 

One Week Into The Rob Porter Saga, The White House Is A Train Wreck

One Week Into The Rob Porter Saga, The White House Is A Train Wreck

9 days ago   |   By

The Trump administration continues to derail its story on its disastrous handling of domestic abuse allegations against the former staff secretary.
Read more ...

 

Here's how the White House responded to Rob Porter's resignation

9 days ago   |   By

The White House faced questions about former staff secretary Rob Porter's Feb. 7 resignation, after two of his ex-wives accused him of abuse.
Read more ...

 

WH defends Porter role as intel chief hits out at ‘broken' vetting system

9 days ago   |   By

The White House has defended its handling of the background check for Rob Porter, a former top aide to President Donald Trump accused of domestic abuse.
Read more ...

 

Sanders: Trump donating salary to Transportation Department

9 days ago   |   By

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Feb. 13 said President Trump is donating his quarterly salary to the Transportation Department.
Read more ...

 

White House Refuses To Say That Trump Believes The Women Who Accused Rob Porter of Domestic Violence

9 days ago   |   By

When asked by reporters, Sarah Huckabee Sanders refused to say that Trump believed the ex-wives who accused Rob Porter of domestic violence. Video: Sarah Sanders refuses to say that Trump believes the women who accused RobPorter of domestic violence. pic.twitter.com/ksCpufP9ea - PoliticusUSA February 13, 2018 Transcript: Q: Does the president believe the women? Sanders:...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Editors' Picks      Featured News      Russia Scandal      News      Domestic Abuse      Donald Trump      Politics      Rob Porter      Security Clearance      White House      Issues  


Trump Announces Tough New Sanctions on N. Korea

Trump Announces Tough New Sanctions on N. Korea

The Trump administration is hitting more than 50 vessels, shipping companies, and trade businesses with sanctions in the latest bid to turn up the pressure on North Korea over... Read more ...

Trump jokes about his hair during speech: 'I try like hell to hide that bald...

Trump jokes about his hair during speech: 'I try like hell to hide that bald spot'

President Donald Trump joked about his infamous hair during a speech on the Conservative Political Actions Conference on Friday. "I try like hell to hide the bald spot, folks... Read more ...

Here are all the brands that have cut ties with the NRA following...

Here are all the brands that have cut ties with the NRA following gun-control activists' boycotts

Gun-control activists are calling for companies to cut ties with the NRA. The NRA has partnerships with companies that offer members special deals, such as discounts on car... Read more ...

Russian oligarch indicted by Mueller reportedly told Putin before...

Russian oligarch indicted by Mueller reportedly told Putin before mercenaries in Syria attacked US forces

Yevgeniy Prigozhin, a Russian oligarch who was indicted by Robert Mueller for his alleged role in information warfare against the US, reportedly told Kremlin and Syrian... Read more ...

North Korea's Winter Olympics cheer squad are being forced into sexual...

North Korea's Winter Olympics cheer squad are being forced into sexual slavery, according to a defector

North Korea's cheer squad has captured the imaginations of thousands of spectators at the Winter Olympics. But a defector from Jim Jong Un's regime said there's a dark... Read more ...

Trump slams 'coward' Florida deputy who 'didn't have the courage' to...

Trump slams 'coward' Florida deputy who 'didn't have the courage' to confront school shooter

President Donald Trump on Friday said the Florida deputy who didn't confront a gunman during a mass shooting last week "certainly did a poor job." The deputy, Scot Peterson... Read more ...

Two major hotel chains have cut ties with the NRA - and as boycotts loom...

Two major hotel chains have cut ties with the NRA - and as boycotts loom, they want everyone to know

Best Western and Wyndham Hotels ended their relationships with the NRA - though, apparently not in direct response to the Parkland, Florida shooting. Gun control activists are... Read more ...

As Ivanka Arrives in S. Korea, One Big Question Lingers

As Ivanka Arrives in S. Korea, One Big Question Lingers

Ivanka Trump received a red-carpet welcome as she arrived in South Korea on Friday for a trip with two main official components: She dines with South Korean President Moon... Read more ...

73 years ago a war photographer snapped the most iconic image of WWII...

73 years ago a war photographer snapped the most iconic image of WWII - here's the incredible story of the battle behind the photo

The Battle of Iwo Jima holds a special place in the history of the United States. Remembered for the iconic photo that AP photographer Joe Rosenthal took of US Marines raising... Read more ...

Trump bashes El Salvador, demands Mexico help more with removing MS-13 gang...

Trump bashes El Salvador, demands Mexico help more with removing MS-13 gang members from the US

President Donald Trump has bashed El Salvador as unhelpful and demanded Mexico do more to help the US rid itself of MS-13 gang members. On Thursday, Trump threatened to... Read more ...