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Trump called top national-security officials ‘losers,’ ‘dopes and babies’ when they tried to walk him through the basics of US diplomacy, an explosive new book says

A July 2017 meeting between President Donald Trump and top national-security officials went disastrously wrong, according to an excerpt from a new book by two Washington Post reporters. The officials hoped to teach Trump about the basics of America’s global role, but the president grew irate and started insulting US […]
Trump called top national-security officials ‘losers,’ ‘dopes and babies’ when they tried to walk him through the basics of US diplomacy, an explosive new book says
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Ivanka Trump reportedly used a workaround to get access to Air Force planes after being rejected. 68% of Americans surveyed think someone who uses the same workaround should be punished.

According to the new book “Kushner, Inc.” by journalist Vicky Ward, White House senior advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump attempted to exert influence over trips funded by the State Department. Ward also reported that when then-Secretary of State Rex Tillerson would reject requests to use Air Force planes for […]
Ivanka Trump reportedly used a workaround to get access to Air Force planes after being rejected. 68% of Americans surveyed think someone who uses the same workaround should be punished.
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‘Just answer the question and kill this story’: In internal emails, Heather Nauert criticised Rex Tillerson’s refusal to deny reports that he called Trump a ‘moron’

Heather Nauert, the State Department spokeswoman and one of the US’s highest-ranking diplomats, was critical of former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s refusal to deny reports that he called Trump a “moron” last year. “Goodness, at this point just answer the question and kill this story,” Nauert wrote in an […]
‘Just answer the question and kill this story’: In internal emails, Heather Nauert criticised Rex Tillerson’s refusal to deny reports that he called Trump a ‘moron’
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Rex Tillerson, the former US secretary of state Trump fired, is back and he’s throwing jabs at the president

Former US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson offered a subtle rebuke of President Donald Trump’s administration as he delivered the commencement speech at the Virginia Military Institute. Tillerson warned about the dangers of accepting “alternative realities,” a spin on the term, “alternative facts” that Trump’s senior adviser, Kellyanne Conway, coined […]
Rex Tillerson, the former US secretary of state Trump fired, is back and he’s throwing jabs at the president
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‘Who is Secretary of State here?’: Rex Tillerson reportedly locked horns with Jared Kushner over his freewheeling approach to diplomacy

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and national security adviser H.R. McMaster reportedly locked horns with White House senior adviser and President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Kushner reportedly pursued a freewheeling diplomatic outreach to other world leaders, sometimes pursuing private conversations that sidestepped normal channels of communication. His methods apparently […]
‘Who is Secretary of State here?’: Rex Tillerson reportedly locked horns with Jared Kushner over his freewheeling approach to diplomacy