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‘Everything Was Gold, Erin’: Reporter Describes Trump’s Ostentatious First State Dinner

President Trump hosted his first state dinner with French President Emmanuel Macron. On Tuesday night, President Trump and First Lady Melania Trump hosted French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte Macron for a state dinner at the White House. As one might expect, the president's first state dinner in office reflected his personal style, …

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MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Explains Why Trump’s VA Pick Is Likely a Historic Disaster

Ronny Jackson may be the first secretary of Veterans Affairs nominee to face substantial opposition. President Donald Trump's pick to be the next secretary of Veterans Affairs, Ronny Jackson, is facing a wave of criticism over his lack of relevant experience and emerging allegations of professional misconduct, but reports suggest that he has no intention …

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Trump’s VA nominee improperly dispensed drugs, drank on the job, and horribly mismanaged his unit

This is the type of thing the White House would have discovered if they had vetted Donald Trump’s Veterans Affairs nominee before he hit a road block in the Senate: A 2012 watchdog report found Dr. Ronny Jackson was at least partially responsible for running what was described by one staffer as the “worst command ever.” The toxic work …

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Trump’s Pick to Lead VA is Beset by Misconduct Allegations Including ‘Excessive Drinking’ and a ‘Hostile Work Environment’: CBS

"We’re going to vet him. The Trump administration doesn’t do a particularly good job,” Sen. Sherrod Brown said. President Donald Trump's pick to be the next secretary of Veterans Affairs is in danger of being voted down by the Senate as he is beset by accusations of workplace misconduct that include “a hostile work environment, …

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Mueller Views Trump’s ‘Dangling Pardons’ as Potential Obstruction of Justice, Legal Analyst Says

The president is talking about pardons an awful lot in recent days. There may be a reason for that. Special counsel Robert Mueller is investigating President Donald Trump's recent efforts to exercise his pardon power as a part of his potential intention to obstruct justice, according to former U.S. Attorney Harry Litman. Litman made argued …

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Trump’s Pick to Lead VA is Beset by Misconduct Allegations, Threatening His Nomination

"We’re going to vet him. The Trump administration doesn’t do a particularly good job,” Sen. Sherrod Brown said. President Donald Trump's pick to be the next secretary of Veterans Affairs is in danger of being voted down by the Senate. As Mike Pompeo, Trump's nominee to be secretary of state, is set to just barely …

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A History Professor Explains Why Trump’s Presidency Appears to Be Reaching Its End

The president's administration is in worse shape than even critics expected. The scandals surrounding President Donald Trump are metastasizing rapidly, much more than anyone would have thought just a few months ago. The investigation by Robert Mueller, now 11 months in duration, has been accumulating evidence of possible Russian collusion, obstruction of justice, abuse of …

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Trump’s Moscow Travel Records Contradict His Story in James Comey’s Memos: Report

He apparently told the FBI director he never stayed overnight in Moscow. The documents say otherwise. President Donald Trump appears to have misled former FBI Director James Comey about his trip to Moscow for the Miss Universe pageant in 2013, according to flight record obtained by Bloomberg. Though Trump reportedly told Comey that he didn't …

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Fate of Trump’s Muslim ban 3.0 at Supreme Court may hinge on Trump’s own statements

First there was one, then there were two—both blocked by lower federal courts. And finally, before the Supreme Court could rule on the second, came Donald Trump’s Muslim ban 3.0, which the high court will hear oral arguments on this Wednesday. Frankly, Trump has a lot of presidential precedent pointing in his favor in Trump v. …

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Trump’s Tweets ‘Created a Stir’ At Barbara Bush’s Funeral: Report

President Trump stepped in it. Again. During a Monday morning discussion, CNN hosts Alisyn Camerota and Chris Cuomo noted that President Donald Trump's week will consist mostly of diplomatic guests and visits. But when it comes to Trump's presidency and Trump the president, the morning panel noted there is a big difference. The weekend was …

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