Trump directs his administration to collect citizenship data another way, after census effort fails

President Donald Trump is directing his administration to collect citizenship data by alternate means, after his bid to have a question on the subject added to the 2020 Census failed. The president announced Thursday that he would instead issue an executive order eliminating “long-standing obstacles to data sharing” and mandating various departments and agencies, including […]

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Heather Nauert received a salary from 21st Century Fox while working for the Trump administration

Heather Nauert, President Donald Trump’s previous pick to replace Nikki Haley as United Nations ambassador, reported receiving $167,000 in “salary” from 21st Century Fox while working as a spokesperson for the State Department, according to a new report from the government ethics watchdog CREW. According to the group, Nauert reported the information in her termination […]

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Trump incorrectly complains about Mueller testifying ‘again’

President Donald Trump on Tuesday lamented special counsel Robert Mueller’s upcoming testimony before the House Judiciary and Intelligence Committees later this month, incorrectly stating that Mueller had appeared before them previously and demanding lawmakers move on from the nearly two-year long investigation. “Robert Mueller is being asked to testify yet again,” Trump tweeted. “He said […]

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