Republican Senator McCain says he opposes Gina Haspel's nomination to be CIA director
Daily Beast: The Mueller team questioned Blackwater founder Eric Prince in the Russian intervention case
: The Failing New York Times criticized Secretary of State Pompeo for being AWOL (missing), when in fact he was flying to North Korea. Fake News, so bad.
: "We are 100% committed to making sure that Iran does not have nuclear weapons."
Sanders: "I haven't heard any specific concerns from the president" about Cohen selling access to the president and others.
: "The president, joined by @FLOTUS, looks forward to welcoming @SecPompeo and these three brave Americans back to the United States early tomorrow morning."
"This is one of the most accessible White Houses," says @PressSec in response to @realDonaldTrump tweet threatening to de-credential some reporters.
"This will be a proud moment for all of America," says @PressSec of the early Thursday morning arrival at @JBA_NAFW of the three US citizens freed by the DPRK.
: "My administration is totally committed to every family that serves in the United States Armed Forces."
: "Your love, resilience and courage uplifts our heroes, and indeed our nation. We are forever in your debt."
: "I think we have a really good chance to make a great deal for the world."
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Haspel promises in prepared testimony, if confirmed as @CIA director, not to engage in torture: "I can offer you my personal commitment, clearly and without reservation, that under my leadership CIA will not restart such a detention and interrogation program"
In her prepared testimony, Gina Haspel describes herself as "a typical middle class American – one with a strong sense of right and wrong and one who loves this country"
US Vice Pence says it will not let off the pressure on Korea until full denuclearization achieved
: Secretary Pompeo and his "guests" will be landing at Andrews Air Force Base at 2:00 A.M. in the morning. I will be there to greet them. Very exciting.
: Congratulations to Mike Dewine on his big win in the Great State of Ohio. He will be a great Governor with a heavy focus on HealthCare and Jobs. His Socialist opponent in November should not do well, a big failure in last job.
: Candace Owens of Turning Point USA is having a big impact on politics in our Country. She represents an ever expanding group of very smart "thinkers," and it is wonderful to and hear the dialogue going onso good for our Country.
on @POTUS: "He negotiates from positions of strength, and not positions of weakness." @foxandfriends
: The Fake News is working overtime. Just reported that, despite the tremendous success we are having with the economy and all things else, 91% of the Network News about me is negative (Fake). Why do we work so hard in working with the media when it is corrupt? Take away credentials?
: The Republican Party had a great night. Tremendous voter energy and excitement, and all candidates are those who have a great chance of winning in November. The Economy is sooo strong, and with Nancy Pelosi wanting to end the big Tax Cuts and Raise Taxes, why wouldn't we win?
A 16-year-old student was taken to the hospital on Tuesday after a shooting near a D.C. charter school, according to the Metropolitan Police Department. The shooting happened near the IDEA Charter School in the 1000 block of 45th Street in Northeast, D.C.
April: Mueller is investigating a $150,000 payment Victor Pinchuk made to the Trump Foundation during the campaign. According to The Times, the donation was solicited by Trump's longtime personal lawyer, Michael Cohen.
: The Iran Deal is defective at its core. If we do nothing, we know what will happen. In just a short time, the world's leading state sponsor of terror will be on the cusp of acquiring the world's most dangerous weapons.
Senate Intelligence Committee to end Russia probe in August
: After significant investigation, we have discovered that Mr. Trump's atty Mr. Cohen received approximately $500,000 in the mos. after the election from a company controlled by a Russian Oligarc with close ties to Mr. Putin. These monies may have reimbursed the $130k payment.
U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin says he does not expect sanctions on Iran to be less effective than those before nuclear deal
: "In the meantime, powerful sanctions will go into full effect. If the government continues its nuclear aspirations, it will have bigger problems than it has ever had before."
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is en-route to North Korea to prepare for upcoming summit, Trump says
Trump: The Iranian government financed chaos and attacked our soldiers
US "will not continue in a partnership with leaders who are only interested in perpetuating an endless war characterized by ethnically-motivated atrocities," says @PressSec statement just issued about South Sudan.
White House: Trump will discuss Iran's nuclear deal with the French president before announcing his position this evening