: "This isn't some game. You are screwing with the work of the president of the United States." John Dowd, March 2018. With North Korea, China, the Middle East and so much more, there is not much time to be thinking about this, especially since there was no Russian "Collusion."
: I have been briefed on the U.S. C-130 "Hercules" cargo plane from the Puerto Rico National Guard that crashed near Savannah Hilton Head International Airport. Please join me in thoughts and prayers for the victims, their families and the great men and women of the National Guard.
"Emmet Flood will be joining the White House Staff to represent the President and the administration against the Russia witch hunt. Ty Cobb, a friend of the President, who has done a terrific job, will be retiring at the end of the month," says @PressSec in fresh statement.
White House: Ty Cobb, White House lawyer representing Trump in Russia probe, retiring at end of May
Ukraine to mirror U.S. sanctions on Russia: president
China much more able than the US to handle a trade war, according to a Chinese government official says
Immigration system of the US "under siege right now," says @POTUS
There are "many threats to American security, liberty and prosperity," says @SecPompeo, adding he "we will employ tough diplomacy when necessary."
Threats from Iran, China and Russia noted by @Pompeo in his remarks
"Our eyes are wide open" on the DPRK, says @SecPompeo "A bad deal is not an option. The American people are counting on us to get this right."
"I want the State Department to get its swagger back," says @SecPompeo
If @realDonaldTrump does pull out of JCPOA, warns MEP @DavidMcAllister, "they must be clear and accept that once again the US would be sending a wrong message that undermines a valuable example of multilateral diplomacy and it will jeopardize the entire region." IranRelations
Pompeo vows to push for North Korea's denuclearization 'without delay'
China hopes that the dialogue between DPRK and the United States will go smoothly and achieve substantial progress, said Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Wednesday during his talks with DPRK FM Ri Yong Ho
Pentagon has sent its detentions-policy recommendations to the White House. It "provides our warfighters guidance on nominating detainees for transfer to Guantanamo detention should that person present a continuing, significant threat" to US, says spox
: A Rigged System - They don't want to turn over Documents to Congress. What are they afraid of? Why so much redacting? Why such unequal "justice?" At some point I will have no choice but to use the powers granted to the Presidency and get involved.
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The @WhiteHouse puts out a "What they are saying" re @CIA nominee Gina Haspel - 1st former CIA director it quotes none other than @JohnBrennan, who has been unabashedly critical of @POTUS but has spoken out in favor of Haspel
Trump to interview former Representative Jeff Miller as possible veterans affairs secretary this week - White House official
: NEW BOOK - A MUST READ. "The Russia Hoax - The Illicit Scheme to Clear Hillary Clinton and Frame Donald Trump" by the brilliant Fox News Legal Analyst Gregg Jarrett. A sad chapter for law enforcement. A rigged system.
: "The questions are an intrusion into the President's Article 2 powers under the Constitution to fire any Executive Branch Employeewhat the President was thinking is an outrageous..as to the President's unfettered power to fire anyone" Joe Digenova, former US Attorney
Trump denies on Twitter any collusion with the Russians or obstruction of justice in the Muller investigation
: There was no Collusion (it is a Hoax) and there is no Obstruction of Justice (that is a setup and trap). What there is is Negotiations going on with North Korea over Nuclear War, Negotiations going on with China over Trade Deficits, Negotiations on NAFTA, and much more. Witch Hunt.
Ukraine has frozen four investigations touching on Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort. Lawmakers say the country, dependent on US military and financial aid, cannot risk angering President Trump.
Activist says Americans detained in North Korea were relocated to hotel near Pyongyang
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said that he hoped to reach a deal to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement in mid-May, which could buy more time for the current Congress to approve the deal
Trump's legal team lacks the security clearances needed to discuss sensitive issues related to a possible presidential interview with Mueller, sources say
Close Xi aide to meet U.S. trade delegation in Beijing
German minister urges EU unity in trade conflict with U.S.
South Korea says it wants U.S. troops to stay regardless of any treaty with North Korea
A 16-year-old has died after police say he was stabbed in Northeast, D.C. on Tuesday. The 16-year-old victim was a student at KIPP DC College Preparatory High School. The stabbing happened around 4:35 p.m. in the 1300 block of 2nd Street and Florida Street NE. Upon arrival, officers found the teen suffering from a stab wound.
on @KanyeWest's support for @POTUS: "Black conservatives get ridiculed all the time."
Joe diGenova on if Mueller issues a subpoena for an interview with @POTUS: "We are headed to a constitutional crisis."
: Today, it was my great honor to thank and welcome heroic crew members and passengers of Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 at the @WhiteHouse.
"We had discussions with Israel about the rollout" of the Iran nuclear documents, confirms @PressSec, who says the @WhiteHouse supported the announcement. "There was a desire to make sure people understood the truth"
: "The fact that millions of Americans came out and voted for, and continue to support this presidency, makes him pretty legitimate."
On 18 states, including California, filing lawsuit against @EPA on fuel standards: "We're reviewing that and we'll let you know when we have a statement out," says @PressSec.
"There has been an outreach effort" to bring James Shaw Jr. to the @WhiteHouse, says @PressSec.
"I don't have anything for you on that," says @PressSec responding to question about @StormyDaniels defamation lawsuit.
"The deal was made on a completely false pretense," says @PressSec of Iran JCPOA.
"There's absolutely no justification for such a heinous and senseless act," says @PressSec of Kabul bombing in which dozens were killed or wounded, including journalists.
: "The actions of the crew and passengers of Southwest Flight 1380 showed the great character of our nation."
: Today I had the great honor of awarding the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy, for the first time in 21 years, to the @ArmyWP_Football Black Knights at the @WhiteHouse. Congratulations.
: Yesterday, it was my great honor to welcome President @MBuhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria to the @WhiteHouse.
: It would seem very hard to obstruct justice for a crime that never happened. Witch Hunt.
: Delegation heading to China to begin talks on the Massive Trade Deficit that has been created with our Country. Very much like North Korea, this should have been fixed years ago, not now. Same with other countries and NAFTAbut it will all get done. Great Potential for USA.
: So disgraceful that the questions concerning the Russian Witch Hunt were "leaked" to the media. No questions on Collusion. Oh, I seeyou have a made up, phony crime, Collusion, that never existed, and an investigation begun with illegally leaked classified information. Nice.
International Trade Secretary of UK Liam Fox: No detailed discussion yet on US trade deal
EU says US decision on tariffs 'prolongs market uncertainty': statement
: The White House is running very smoothly despite phony Witch Hunts etc. There is great Energy and unending Stamina, both necessary to get things done. We are accomplishing the unthinkable and setting positive records while doing so. Fake News is going "bonkers."