President Trump wants to sign off on “most if not all” of the documents revoking the security clearances, said one senior White House official, who indicated that communications aides have discussed the optimum times to release them as a distraction during unfavorable news cycles.
The Justice Department is examining whether Elliott Broidy offered to influence the Trump administration for foreign officials, according to three people familiar with the inquiry.
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The former adviser to President Trump’s 2016 campaign pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about Russian contacts. He is the first charged defendant to cooperate in the special counsel probe of Russian interference in the election.
Isabel Moctezuma, with her 8-year-old daughter, Mia, lives in an apartment in Ames, Iowa. (Rachel Mummey for The Post)
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Ames has boasted the country’s lowest annual average unemployment rate for more than two years. (Rachel Mummey for The Post)
Ames has boasted the country’s lowest annual average unemployment rate for more than two years. (Rachel Mummey for The Post)
Moctezuma hopes that “someday” she can own a home with a little garden for herself and her daughter. (Rachel Mummey for The Post)
Moctezuma hopes that “someday” she can own a home with a little garden for herself and her daughter. (Rachel Mummey for The Post)
The widespread prosperity often expected with ultra-low unemployment hasn’t materialized in Ames, Iowa, whose experience might be a harbinger of what the rest of the nation will face soon.
The president said “mistakes are being made” just two weeks after some social media companies banned conspiracy theorist Alex Jones.
Muriel E. Bowser’s tweet assailing the “reality star in the White House” brought attention to the low-key city leader.
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