Category: WHITE HOUSE

Trump thanks Erdoğan for American pastor’s release

President Donald Trump on Saturday predicted that Turkey’s release of American Rev. Andrew Brunson would improve the diplomatic relationship between its government and the United States, and thanked Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for his role in delivering the North Carolina pastor. Trump also reiterated that the U.S. did not […]

Trump uses swearing-in ceremony to apologize to Kavanaugh

President Donald Trump apologized to Brett Kavanaugh and claimed that he was “proven innocent” of multiple sexual misconduct allegations during an elaborate swearing-in ceremony for the new Supreme Court justice. “I would like to begin tonight’s proceeding differently than perhaps any other event of such magnitude,” Trump said Monday evening […]

Trump thrilled at Kavanaugh defiance

President Donald Trump and his aides were ebullient Thursday as Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh defiantly rejected charges of sexual misconduct — a mood that reflected some relief after Trump officials conceded that his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, offered a compelling performance in the first half of the day. Trump […]

Mueller makes rare mention of Trump dossier author

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s team found itself in an odd spot recently — having to discuss Christopher Steele, the former British spy and author of a fiercely disputed anti-Trump dossier. Prosecutors were pushed to weigh in on the loaded subject after lawyers for Concord Management — the Russian company Mueller […]

Trump: ‘REMEMBER THE MIDTERMS!’

President Donald Trump on Monday urged voters and congressional Republicans gripped by Brett Kavanaugh’s dramatic Supreme Court fight to keep their eyes on the clash that will play out across battleground states in November. “REMEMBER THE MIDTERMS!” Trump tweeted late Monday evening, following a day that saw the White House […]