Donald Trump Jr: Steve had the honor of working in the White House and serving the country. Unfortunately, he squandered that privilege and turned that opportunity into a nightmare of backstabbing, harassing, leaking, lying and undermining the President. Steve is not a strategist, he is an opportunist
1 week ago
In phone call @POTUS congratulates Chile President-elect @sebastianpinera.
Rosenstein is meeting with Ryan about Russia investigation, aide says
Reporter to @PressSec: Will Press Corps Be Invited to the Fake News Awards?
Author Michael Wolff—Who Interviewed Scores of White House Staff and Trump Himself—Says Trump Wasn't Trying to Win the 2016 Election, But to Make Money Via New Business Deals (Including, Per Steve Bannon's Comments on Trump and Putin, in Russia)
"Furious and disgusted would probably fit" to describe @POTUS reaction to Bannon comments in new book, says @PressSec.
@WhiteHouse @PressSec "It might be hard to present trophies if you guys aren't there," says @PressSec when asked about details of Bad Media awards announced for next Monday on Twitter by @realDonaldTrump.
White House says Trump did not meet with Russian attorney and others who visited Donald Trump Jr. at Trump Tower in 2016
American people "should be concerned about the mental fitness of the leader of North Korea," says @PressSec when asked about mental state of @POTUS.
Paul Manafort sues special counsel Robert Mueller saying he exceeded authority in Russia probe.
@POTUS @PressSec "I think the base is extremely excited and happy" with the job @POTUS has done, says @PressSec. "The president's base is very solid. It hasn't changed because the president hasn't changed."
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on @POTUS talking to Bannon: "I believe the last conversation took place at the first part of December."
"There's not much to clarify or to add" to @POTUS statement on Steve Bannon, says @PressSec.
"The presidents statement is extremely clear, what his position on Mr. Bannon is," per @PressSec
Trump administration to announce as soon as Wednesday or Thursday plans to cut off security assistance to Pakistan - congressional sources
Former Trump campaign aide Manafort sues Justice Department - court filing
Manafort sues Mueller, Rosenstein, U.S. justice department
1 week ago
Trump Jr. torches Bannon: Andrew Breitbart would be "ashamed of the division and lies" he's spreading
President nominates William Roper to be an Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition. Dr. Roper serves as the founding Director of the Strategic Capabilities Office in the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Steve Bannon on Trump's Russia connection: "This is all about money launderingTheir path to f--- Trump goes right through Paul Manafort, Don Jr. and Jared Kushner It's as plain as a hair on your face."
"This book is filled with false and misleading accounts from individuals who have no access or influence with the White House," says @PressSec."Participating in a book that can only be described as trashy tabloid fiction exposes their sad desperate attempts at relevancy."
1 week ago
Trump statement on Steve Bannon: "When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind."
Ann Coulter urged Trump not to hire Jared Kushner as chief of staff: book
Trump on Bannon: "Steve Bannon has nothing to do with me or my Presidency. When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind. "
: Such respect for the people of Iran as they try to take back their corrupt government. You will see great support from the United States at the appropriate time!
U.S. Blocks Chinese Company's $1.2 Billion Takeover Of MoneyGram
1 week ago
Crews on scene of active house fire at the 20200 blk of 45th Dr SE
Trump Tower meeting with Russians 'treasonous', Bannon says in explosive book
: "President Trump has something he didn't have a year ago, that is a set of accomplishments that nobody can deny. The accomplishments are there, look at his record, he has had a very significant first year." @LouDobbs Show,David Asman and Ed Rollins
Trump threatens to cut aid to Palestinian territories
: Peace treaty with Israel. We have taken Jerusalem, the toughest part of the negotiation, off the table, but Israel, for that, would have had to pay more. But with the Palestinians no longer willing to talk peace, why should we make any of these massive future payments to them?
: It's not only Pakistan that we pay billions of dollars to for nothing, but also many other countries, and others. As an example, we pay the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect. They don't even want to negotiate a long overdue
: Congratulations to Senator Orrin Hatch on an absolutely incredible career. He has been a tremendous supporter, and I will never forget the (beyond kind) statements he has made about me as President. He is my friend and he will be greatly missed in the U.S. Senate!
Senator Elizabeth Warren: I stand with the right of the Iranian people to peacefully protest. The people of Iran deserve a government that respects human rights and works to address their grievances
Roy Moore's Jewish lawyer — the one his wife invoked as a defense against his antisemitism — voted for Doug Jones and raised money for his campaign
1 week ago
DC will *probably* miss most snow from giant ocean storm Wed-Thurs (head to Md.-Del. beaches for 3-6"+) But most severe cold yet comes in storm's wake Fri-Sat - highs may not break teens
"The president's been extremely focused on trade," says @PressSec. "That's going to continue to be a big priority for the president."
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on Pakistan: "We know that they can do more to stop terrorism and we want them to do that."
: "The United States is committed and will still continue to put maximum pressure on North Korea to change and make sure it denuclearizes the peninsula."
"We're calling on everybody to step up and do more," says @PressSec on DPRK.
: "The United States supports the Iranian people and we call on the government to respect its citizens' basic right to peacefully express their desire for change."
: "We know for certain that a lot of American workers are starting and having a very happy New Year thanks to the wage increases and bonuses they got as a result of the @POTUS's tax cut bill."
"We are now seeing an organic popular uprising organized by brave Iranian citizens," says @PressSec.
1 week ago
First @StateDept briefing of the new year now underway with @statedeptspox.
Utah Senator Orrin Hatch says he is retiring from the Senate
Iran President Rouhani talked with France President Macron over IranProtests. First foreign leader that speakes with Iran President since the crisis has begun
: We will not rest until all of America's GREAT VETERANS can receive the care they so richly deserve. Tremendous progress has been made in a short period of time. Keep up the great work @SecShulkin @DeptVetAffairs!
: Democrats are doing nothing for DACA - just interested in politics. DACA activists and Hispanics will go hard against Dems, will start "falling in love" with Republicans and their President! We are about RESULTS.
: .impartial journalists of a much higher standard, lose all of your phony and non-existent "sources," and treat the President of the United States FAIRLY, so that the next time I (and the people) win, you won't have to write an apology to your readers for a job poorly done! GL
: The Failing New York Times has a new publisher, A.G. Sulzberger. Congratulations! Here is a last chance for the Times to fulfill the vision of its Founder, Adolph Ochs, "to give the news impartially, without fear or FAVOR, regardless of party, sect, or interests involved." Get
Trump's tweets were playing into Iran government's hands and allowing it to accuse its enemies of fomenting the unrest: US official to Reuters #IranProtests
: Since taking office I have been very strict on Commercial Aviation. Good news - it was just reported that there were Zero deaths in 2017, the best and safest year on record!
: Sanctions and "other" pressures are beginning to have a big impact on North Korea. Soldiers are dangerously fleeing to South Korea. Rocket man now wants to talk to South Korea for first time. Perhaps that is good news, perhaps not - we will see!
: Companies are giving big bonuses to their workers because of the Tax Cut Bill. Really great!
: Thank you to Brandon Judd of the National Border Patrol Council for your kind words on how well we are doing at the Border. We will be bringing in more and more of your great folks and will build the desperately needed WALL! @foxandfriends
: Crooked Hillary Clinton's top aid, Huma Abedin, has been accused of disregarding basic security protocols. She put Classified Passwords into the hands of foreign agents. Remember sailors pictures on submarine? Jail! Deep State Justice Dept must finally act? Also on Comey and others
2 week ago
Trump denounces 'brutal and corrupt' Iranian regime
: The people of Iran are finally acting against the brutal and corrupt Iranian government. All of the money that President Obama so foolishly gave them went into terrorism and into their "pockets." The people have little food, big inflation and no human rights. The U.S. is watching!
2 week ago
Washington: Several agencies are working to make repairs overnight at Kramer MS in SE DC where a ruptured pipe has caused the basement to flood. Also: reports of no heat and electricity. Crews are working to get Kramer ready to reopen this week