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Nation Apr 05Trump bashes immigration policies at tax cut event
In recent weeks, Trump has been pushing back more against the restraints of the office to offer more unvarnished opinions and take policy moves that some aides were trying to forestall.
World Mar 20Trump calls Russia’s Putin to congratulate him on re-election
"I suspect that we'll probably be meeting in the not too distant future to discuss the arms race, which is getting out of control," Trump said.
Politics Mar 16WATCH: White House pushes back on reports of imminent top staff departures
White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders pushed back rumors that the president would fire national security adviser H.R. McMaster, chief of staff John Kelly and Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin, under fire for ethics violations,.
Politics Mar 06Gary Cohn, Trump’s top economic adviser, to leave White House
The departure comes after a dispute over trade.
Politics Feb 27Kushner’s security clearance downgraded per new White House policy
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law, is one of dozens of White House aides who have been working without permanent security clearances for the better part of a year.
Politics Feb 11White House grappling with fallout from aide’s resignation
The White House attempted Sunday to soften President Trump's comments about the mistreatment of women while rallying around the chief of staff.
Politics Feb 09Kelly getting scrutiny after senior aide’s resignation
WASHINGTON — Pressure mounted on White House chief of staff John Kelly as questions swirled Friday about his defense of a senior aide he fought to keep in a highly sensitive West Wing job despite accusations of spousal abuse from…
Nation Jan 29House panel to release classified memo on FBI’s Russia probe
The memo addresses a dossier of allegations against Trump compiled by a former British spy, and questions over whether it was used to obtain surveillance warrants.
Politics Dec 18Sen. McCain says he’s feeling well, vows return to Senate in January
The 81-year senator returned home to Arizona after being treated for a viral infection. He had missed votes last week and will miss a crucial vote on the GOP tax bill this week.
Politics Dec 18Trump says he isn’t considering firing Mueller over emails
While conservatives have been critical of Robert Mueller's Russia probe, President Donald Trump said he has no plans to fire Mueller. However, the president did criticize the fact that Mueller had gained access to transition team emails.