Monthly Archives: May 2017

Priebus, Conway among White House staffers who got ethics waivers

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway were two of 11 Trump administration staffers who received ethics waivers, according to a list made public Wednesday evening.  In addition to the 11 named staffers, the list also noted that so-called “blanket” waivers were given to all appointees in the…

House Intelligence Committee sends subpoenas to intel agencies

Three of the nation’s intelligence agencies received subpoenas Wednesday afternoon issued by the House Intelligence Committee, Fox News has confirmed, with each of the three demands for documents explicitly naming three top officials of the Obama administration: Susan Rice, who served as President Obama’s White House national security adviser; former CIA Director John Brennan; and…

Biden to unveil new PAC on Thursday, report says

Former Vice President Joe Biden will unveil the creation of a new political action committee on Thursday, according to a new report from The New York Times. The PAC, which may spark talk of a potential 2020 presidential run by Biden, will provide the former vice president an opportunity to develop and maintain relationships with…

Police: Man arrested outside DC Trump hotel with 2 guns

A Pennsylvania man was arrested Wednesday morning at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., after police say they found a rifle and handgun in his car. Police have identified the person arrested as 43-year-old Bryan Moles of Edinboro, Pennsylvania. A report states that police received information that Moles would have the guns. And after officers arrived…

Trump expected to pull out of Paris Climate Agreement

President Trump is expected to soon announce he is pulling the United States out of the Paris Climate Agreement, two sources told Fox News. A very senior administration official cautioned that Trump had not yet made a final decision and continued to weigh his options. “I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord…

Georgia special election: What to know about Jon Ossoff

Democrat Jon Ossoff has made Georgia’s special House election a competitive and closely-watched race — despite the district remaining squarely in the hands of Republicans for nearly 40 years. Ossoff faces Republican Karen Handel in the fight for the seat vacated by Tom Price, the recently appointed Health and Human Services secretary. Early voting in…