Tom Bossert

Former Bush staffers begin to reappear in Trump administration

As President Trump fills out the remaining gaps in his administration, a theme is emerging: experienced members of former President George W. Bush's …

Trump Administration

WATCH LIVE: Sarah Huckabee Sanders holds White House press briefing

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is set to give an end-of-week press briefing on Friday.<p><i>This event is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. EDT.</i><p>White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Donald Trump

How to seek justice, for journalists and for all

<b>(CNN) —</b> The UN estimates that over the last decade, more than 900 journalists, including our son, James W. Foley, have been killed for bringing news to the public. Sadly, only one in 10 of these cases has led to a conviction.<p>Also kidnapped in 2012 and 2013 were American journalists Austin Tice and …


Friends say White House chief of staff is no politician

People who have known John Kelly for years say no one should expect the White House chief of staff to act like a career politician.They say the Kelly …

Frederica Wilson

The woman standing between the White House and the mass deportation of 450,000 people

Elaine Duke had been retired for several years from a three-decade federal government career when she got a call last winter to come back to Washington D.C.<p>After Donald Trump’s surprise presidential win, the campaign-turned-transition team was scrambling to find experts. Duke, 58, had years of …


Democrats want DHS nominee to return to Senate panel for more questioning

WASHINGTON – Five Democratic senators say they want to hold an additional confirmation hearing for Kirstjen Nielsen, the Trump administration’s …


Report: John Kelly asked DHS to expel Honduran immigrants

Chief of Staff John Kelly called Acting Homeland Security Secretary Elaine Duke on Monday to expel tens of thousands of Honduran immigrants with …

U.S. Politics

The US Is Not Protecting Its Data | Articles | Big Data

With the Russia investigation looming large, it would be easy to forget that the US government engages in a significant amount of hacking of its own. …


L.A. Times columnist apologizes for 'insensitive' description of Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist David Horsey apologized for an "insensitive" description of Sarah Huckabee Sanders that was removed from his piece about the White House press secretary in the <i>Los Angeles Times</i>.<p>"I want to apologize to Times readers — and to Sarah Huckabee Sanders — for a description …

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