Paul Callan notes that President Trump’s “demand” for an investigation of the FBI’s actions regarding his campaign is a disturbing break from a tradition of non-interference by the White House in criminal probes. Read more about this at cnn.com.
The dustup over a White House aide’s crass remark about Sen. John McCain’s health has once again inflamed the White House’s frustration with staffers who reveal the inner workings of the West Wing to reporters outside the building. Despite active efforts to flush out administration leakers — including machines used
Ivanka Trump stayed in character in Jerusalem on Monday, blessing her father’s decision to open the United States Embassy there. She watched as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulled the cord on a curtain to unveil a plaque. Then, dressed all in creamy white, and with microphone in hand, she beamed
Some White House officials and a source close to President Donald Trump’s legal team continue to balk at Rudy Giuliani’s media blitz following his first eyebrow-raising interview last week with Fox News host Sean Hannity. Read more about this at cnn.com.
President Donald Trump’s backslapping diplomacy with France’s President Emmanuel Macron gave way to an altogether more businesslike encounter with another European ally, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, at the White House on Friday. Read more about this at cnn.com.
First lady Melania Trump turned heads in her white chapeau Tuesday as the administration hosted its first official state visit with France. Read more about this at cnn.com.
The “Lemonade” singer made history with her deeply referential show. Read more about this at huffingtonpost.com.
President Donald Trump's tweets are White House statements and should be carefully considered, Richard Haass says. Read more about this at cnbc.com.
President Donald Trump has scrapped a planned trip to South America, set to begin Friday, to remain in the United States and “oversee the American response to Syria and to monitor developments around the world,” the White House said on Tuesday. Read more about this at cnn.com.
Peter Navarro echoed Trump’s tweet claiming that the major newspaper is “more fiction than fact.” Read more about this at huffingtonpost.com.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders on Tuesday defended President Donald Trump’s silence on allegations leveled against him by porn star Stormy Daniels, maintaining that while the President is a “counter-puncher,” he doesn’t necessarily punch back at every story. Read more about this at cnn.com.