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Omarosa may have taped confidential White House discussions

Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault-Newman may have taped confidential West Wing conversations and fears being caught up in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe, sources told the Daily News on Thursday. The former reality TV star’s official last day in the Trump administration is Saturday — despite the abrupt announcement of her departure last month — and her next step

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2017: The Year the News Media Went to War Against a President

From Inauguration Day (January 20) through the end of 2017 (December 31), the three evening newscasts aired 3,430 stories that talked about either President Trump or his administration, totaling 99 hours, 3 minutes of airtime. This amounts to approximately 34 percent of all evening news airtime (excluding commercials), meaning that one out of every three minutes of broadcast evening news

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The Donald Trump show dazzles and shocks in first year | Daily Mail Online

More than any single policy, it’s the style of performance that has captivated and, at times, repulsed the world. ‘Donald Trump’s rhetoric is unlike any president in the modern presidency,’ said Richard Vatz, a professor from Towson University, who focuses on presidential communication. ‘He communicates more frequently and is less concerned about consistency and consequences from his language than any

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US federal department is censoring use of term ‘climate change’, emails reveal | Environment | The Guardian

Staff at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have been told to avoid using the term climate change in their work, with the officials instructed to reference “weather extremes” instead. A series of emails obtained by the Guardian between staff at the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), a USDA unit that oversees farmers’ land conservation, show that the incoming Trump

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Scaramucci still stands to profit from SkyBridge from the White House – POLITICO

Anthony Scaramucci finally has his White House job, but he still stands to profit from an ownership stake in his investment firm SkyBridge Capital. The incoming White House communications director earned $4.9 million from his ownership stake in SkyBridge in addition to more than $5 million in salary between Jan. 1, 2016, and the end of June, when he joined

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White House Plans Messaging Campaign to Refocus Attention on Trump’s Agenda – WSJ

WASHINGTON—The White House on Monday will embark on a three-week messaging campaign aimed at refocusing attention on President Donald Trump’s agenda and framing a debate later this summer over rewriting the U.S. tax code. The “Made In America” campaign, which starts with the president highlighting locally made products from around the country, is the latest attempt by Mr. Trump’s communications

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Inside the White House’s policymaking juggernaut – POLITICO

For decades, the National Economic Council has been a home for wonks who have quietly helped grease the policy gears in the White House. But under director Gary Cohn, a former Goldman Sachs banker, the once staid and process-oriented NEC has become a central force in the vicious policy battles playing out in President Donald Trump’s White House. FOLLOW THE

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