Top White House coronavirus coordinator Deborah Birx previously lost support within swaths of the scientific and medical community for seeming to minimize the virus and to enable the president’s overly rosy view of the pandemic.
Previously overshadowed at the Department of Homeland Security by more bombastic political appointees, Wolf has become a close Trump ally and the face of the president’s police crackdown on protesters.
Merritt Corrigan, the White House liaison since her appointment to the U.S. Agency for International Development in the spring, claimed she had been subjected to “rampant anti-Christian sentiment” at the agency.
It is one of several recent incidents that have raised concerns about the conduct of America’s elite combat forces, including an alleged sexual assault by a Navy SEAL in Iraq last summer, cocaine use and the strangulation of a Green Beret soldier in Mali in 2017.
Lord & Taylor, the nation’s oldest department store chain, filed for Chapter 11 protection Sunday and said it is searching for a buyer. Hours later, so did Tailored Brands, the parent company of Men’s Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank.
As Isaias reaches the Carolinas on Monday night, tropical moisture will surge northward through the Washington region, setting the stage for a heavy rain event with areas of significant flooding through Tuesday night.