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trump, intelligence, director

Washington Post: Trump asked DNI, NSA to deny evidence of Russia collusion

President Donald Trump asked two top intelligence community figures to deny there was evidence of collusion between Russia and his campaign, according to a report in The Washington Post Monday evening, citing current and former officials.   

Trump Asked Intelligence Chiefs to Push Back on Probe

President Trump “asked two of the nation’s top intelligence officials in March to help him push back against an FBI investigation into possible coordination between his campaign and the Russian government,” the Washington Post reports....

Political Wire Political Wire 5/22/2017 7:22pm

Asking others to do his dirty work is President Trump’s M.O.

In the latest episode of this season's hit drama, "Amazing Yet Unsurprising White House Revelations," President Trump in March asked the director of national intelligence, Daniel R. Coats, and the director of the National Security Agency, Ad...

The Fix The Fix 5/22/2017 7:36pm
budget, trumps, cuts

Trump's budget, with substantial and symbolic cuts, could be politically tricky for Republicans

President Donald Trump's 2018 budget will propose substantial cuts to anti-poverty and social safety net programs when it is released on Tuesday, offering Americans a substantially different view on government as the President tries to make good on promises he made during the 2016 campaign.   

manchester, attack, police

Manchester terror attack: 22 dead at Ariana Grande concert blast

At least 22 people, including children, have been killed in a bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, in the deadliest attack on British soil since the 2005 London bombings.   

CNN.com - RSS Channel CNN.com - RSS Channel 5/23/2017 5:01am
flynn, senate, committee

Mike Flynn is pleading the Fifth. Here's what Trump used to think of that

Months before it was reported that fired former national security adviser Michael Flynn would invoke his Fifth Amendment protections rather than comply with a congressional subpoena, at least two top White House aides, President Donald Trump and Flynn himself all suggested that doing so was on par with an admission of guilt.   

president, trump, wall

Ivanka Trump makes 'deeply meaningful' visit to Western Wall

President Donald Trump made history on Monday when he became the first sitting president to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall, one of the holiest sites in Judaism. But the trip was also "deeply meaningful" for daughter Ivanka, who appeared to cry as she visited the wall.   

CNN.com - RSS Channel CNN.com - RSS Channel 5/22/2017 4:10pm