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Former chief of staff John Kelly came out swinging in defence of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, saying ‘he did exactly what we teach them to do from cradle to grave’

President Donald Trump’s former chief of staff, John Kelly, issued a broad rebuke of the president on Wednesday. Kelly broke with Trump over the president’s firing of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the White House’s former Ukraine expert who testified against the president as part of his impeachment inquiry after being […]
Former chief of staff John Kelly came out swinging in defence of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, saying ‘he did exactly what we teach them to do from cradle to grave’
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Trump’s former chief of staff John Kelly sides with John Bolton and says the Senate should call witnesses in impeachment trial

President Donald Trump’s former chief of staff John Kelly said he believed the former national security adviser John Bolton’s allegations concerning Trump’s Ukraine pressure campaign. Bolton reportedly wrote in his forthcoming book that the president told him last year that he would withhold military aid to Ukraine until the Ukrainian […]
Trump’s former chief of staff John Kelly sides with John Bolton and says the Senate should call witnesses in impeachment trial
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Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly says Trump’s ‘wall’ won’t actually be a wall: ‘To be honest, it’s not a wall’

Outgoing White House chief of staff John Kelly told the Los Angeles Times that President Donald Trump’s long-promised addition to the southern US border won’t actually be a wall. Kelly’s comments are the latest development in the Trump administration’s changing rhetoric on the president’s long-promised wall along the southern US […]
Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly says Trump’s ‘wall’ won’t actually be a wall: ‘To be honest, it’s not a wall’
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Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly blamed Jeff Sessions for family separation policy in new interview

Outgoing White House chief of staff John Kelly blamed former Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the separation of hundreds of migrant children from their families. Kelly said “he surprised us” with the full enforcement of the administration’s controversial “zero-tolerance” immigration policy. Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen first denied the existence […]
Outgoing chief of staff John Kelly blamed Jeff Sessions for family separation policy in new interview
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One striking image shows the Marine Corps generals who will have left the Trump administration, after the president praised their service

President Donald Trump once boasted that his administration was staffed by notable members of the US armed forces. Those service members will soon be leaving his administration. The latest former Marine Corps general who is voluntarily leaving the administration is Defence Secretary James Mattis. US Defence Secretary James Mattis’ upcoming […]
One striking image shows the Marine Corps generals who will have left the Trump administration, after the president praised their service
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Trump names Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff

President Donald Trump on Friday announced that Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney will become the acting White House chief of staff, replacing outgoing chief of staff John Kelly. Trump added that Kelly, a former four-star Marine Corps general, “served our Country with distinction” and that Mulvaney “has […]
Trump names Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff
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The wildest things we learned from books about Trump’s White House in 2018

Several books from high-profile authors and former Trump officials were released in 2018. The books made dozens of wild claims or revealed bombshell information. Among the many thorns in President Donald Trump’s side have been books written by prominent journalists or former administration officials that have painted him in an […]
The wildest things we learned from books about Trump’s White House in 2018
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Kellyanne Conway slams Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, says she ‘doesn’t seem to know much about anything’

Kellyanne Conway, President Donald Trump’s senior adviser, became the latest conservative to attack Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the progressive 29-year-old New York Democrat, on Tuesday. Conway called Ocasio-Cortez “a 29-year-old congresswoman who doesn’t seem to know much about anything,” during an interview on Fox News’ “America’s Newsroom.” Conway later told reporters […]
Kellyanne Conway slams Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, says she ‘doesn’t seem to know much about anything’
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White House chief of staff John Kelly and National Security Adviser John Bolton reportedly got into a ‘profanity-laced’ screaming match outside the Oval Office

White House chief of staff John Kelly and National Security Adviser John Bolton got into a “profanity-laced” screaming match outside the Oval Office. The argument revolved around difference of opinion over the White House’s response to the drastic influx of migrants crossing the southern border. White House officials, however, told […]
White House chief of staff John Kelly and National Security Adviser John Bolton reportedly got into a ‘profanity-laced’ screaming match outside the Oval Office
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Rod Rosenstein reportedly thought he could convince John Kelly and Jeff Sessions to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from office

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly thought he could persuade Attorney General Jeff Sessions and then-Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly to lead an effort to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove President Donald Trump from office. The New York Times reported the news Friday, citing anonymous sources who were briefed […]
Rod Rosenstein reportedly thought he could convince John Kelly and Jeff Sessions to invoke the 25th Amendment and remove Trump from office
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Trump hits back at bombshell Bob Woodward book, calls it ‘just another bad book’ and claims Woodward has ‘had a lot of credibility problems’

President Donald Trump responded responded to explosive new claims in veteran journalist Bob Woodward’s new book, “Fear: Trump in the White House.” The books describes a chaotic White House, with fights between Trump and aides as well as arguments among White House staffers. In an interview with the conservative news […]
Trump hits back at bombshell Bob Woodward book, calls it ‘just another bad book’ and claims Woodward has ‘had a lot of credibility problems’
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John Kelly was reportedly enraged with Trump over his handling of Charlottesville, said he would have taken a resignation letter ‘and shoved it up his arse 6 different times’

White House chief of staff John Kelly reportedly once said he would have taken a “resignation letter and shoved it up” President Donald Trump’s “arse six different times.” The remark was recounted in a new book by Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward, titled “Fear: Trump in the White House.” Kelly […]
John Kelly was reportedly enraged with Trump over his handling of Charlottesville, said he would have taken a resignation letter ‘and shoved it up his arse 6 different times’
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John Kelly says he accepted Trump’s request to stay on through 2020

White House chief of staff John Kelly told staffers on Monday that President Donald Trump asked him to stay in his powerful West Wing position through 2020. Kelly told staffers that he agreed to the president’s ask, despite reportedly telling colleagues in recent months that he did not intend to […]
John Kelly says he accepted Trump’s request to stay on through 2020
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White House claims John Kelly looked ‘displeased’ at NATO summit because ‘because he was expecting a full breakfast and there were only pastries and cheese’

The White House on Wednesday claimed chief of staff John Kelly looked “displeased” at the NATO summit in Brussels because “he was expecting a full breakfast and there were only pastries and cheese.” Reporters at the scene said Kelly looked uncomfortable during a working breakfast at the summit as Trump […]
White House claims John Kelly looked ‘displeased’ at NATO summit because ‘because he was expecting a full breakfast and there were only pastries and cheese’
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John Kelly proposed separating children from their parents to deter illegal immigration last year, and now the Trump administration can’t get its story straight

An interview from 2017 has resurfaced in which John Kelly, then the secretary of homeland security, suggested the separation of families could help deter illegal immigration. The White House is now being blasted over the separation of migrant families. On Monday, the current secretary of homeland security, Kirstjen Nielsen, said […]
John Kelly proposed separating children from their parents to deter illegal immigration last year, and now the Trump administration can’t get its story straight
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What you need to know about Trump’s historic meeting with Kim Jong Un

The White House has released the full schedule for US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s historic meeting. They also revealed who would be in the room for Tuesday’s highly anticipated Trump-Kim summit in Singapore. The process is set to begin with a one-on-one meeting between […]
What you need to know about Trump’s historic meeting with Kim Jong Un
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John Kelly says the vast majority of unauthorised immigrants ‘don’t have skills’ and can’t ‘easily assimilate’

John Kelly, President Donald Trump’s chief of staff, told NPR that unauthorised immigrants would not “easily assimilate into the United States.” He also addressed the Trump administration’s new “zero-tolerance” policy that would likely separate thousands of immigrant parents from their children. Kelly also said he supported a pathway to citizenship […]
John Kelly says the vast majority of unauthorised immigrants ‘don’t have skills’ and can’t ‘easily assimilate’
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Corey Lewandowski is making a strategic return to the president’s inner circle

As President Donald Trump’s relationship with his top handler, chief of staff John Kelly, disintegrates, some familiar faces are making their way back into the president’s inner circle. Corey Lewandowski, Trump’s controversial former campaign manager, is increasingly in the president’s ear and by his side. Sources close to the administration […]
Corey Lewandowski is making a strategic return to the president’s inner circle
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Trump reportedly considered withdrawing all US troops from South Korea before the Winter Olympics  —  but John Kelly stepped in

President Donald Trump reportedly considered withdrawing US troops from the Korean Peninsula. White House chief of staff John Kelly strongly opposed the idea and successfully changed Trump’s mind. Trump later floated the idea of withdrawing US troops during a public speech, citing a “very big trade deficit.” President Donald Trump […]
Trump reportedly considered withdrawing all US troops from South Korea before the Winter Olympics  —  but John Kelly stepped in
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The ’90s were ‘a crazy time’: John Kelly suggests Larry Kudlow’s past cocaine addiction won’t bar him from obtaining security clearance

White House chief of staff John Kelly suggested that Larry Kudlow’s past substance-abuse wouldn’t complicate his path to a security clearance once he’s officially installed as President Donald Trump’s new chief economic adviser. Kudlow was fired from Bear Stearns in the mid 1990s as he struggled with cocaine addiction. Kelly […]
The ’90s were ‘a crazy time’: John Kelly suggests Larry Kudlow’s past cocaine addiction won’t bar him from obtaining security clearance
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A White House ‘blood bath’ simmers as national security adviser H.R. McMaster is reportedly at the front of Trump’s firing line

Several top White House officials are reportedly on the cutting block. National security adviser H.R. McMaster’s ouster was reportedly considered “imminent.” Rumours of a change in leadership follows a long list of resignations and firings within the past few weeks. As rumours of a potential shake-up in top-level leadership at […]
A White House ‘blood bath’ simmers as national security adviser H.R. McMaster is reportedly at the front of Trump’s firing line
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The knives are coming out for VA Secretary David Shulkin

Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin has reportedly left a bad impression on President Donald Trump. Energy Secretary Rick Perry is reportedly being considered to replace Shulkin. The VA’s inspector general is also looking into allegations that Shulkin improperly used his security detail to run personal errands. Shulkin, an Obama holdover […]
The knives are coming out for VA Secretary David Shulkin
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Anthony Scaramucci is barred from visiting the White House

Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci is reportedly on a list of people barred from visiting the White House. That news comes a day after Scaramucci denied he was blocked. Internal emails reveal that only White House chief of staff John Kelly or deputy chief of staff Joe Hagin […]
Anthony Scaramucci is barred from visiting the White House
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Jared Kushner loses top-secret security clearance

Jared Kushner’s security clearance has been downgraded to “secret” from “top secret,” which will prevent him from accessing some classified information he was previously able to see. Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, had been working with a temporary clearance because federal authorities were still investigating whether he […]
Jared Kushner loses top-secret security clearance
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Former top Homeland Security official is leaving the Trump administration

Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Elaine Duke is reportedly stepping down in April. Duke briefly became acting secretary of the department after John Kelly took on a new role as White House chief of staff. Duke is believed to have expressed reservations over a controversial immigration policy after being pressured by […]
Former top Homeland Security official is leaving the Trump administration
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