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Kraninger reverses Mulvaney’s CFPB name change in first move as director

Kathy Kraninger’s decision to distance herself from Mick Mulvaney, her former boss at the Office of Management and Budget, came just a week after she was sworn in to lead the bureau. | Carolyn Kaster/AP Photo Share on Facebook [...]

Trump considers tough-talking former ICE director for DHS chief

Thomas Homan was tapped in November 2017 to lead ICE permanently, but instead chose to retire in June of this year, citing the need to spend more with his family. | Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images White House Trump likes Thomas Homan’s [...]

Ex-Youngstown mayor, finance director indicted for bribery

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) – A former mayor and a former finance director in the northeast Ohio city of Youngstown have been indicted on public corruption charges. Authorities say the racketeering and bribery charges filed Thursday in Mahoning [...]

Trump pulls security clearance of ex-CIA Director John Brennan

‘Mr. Brennan’s lying and recent conduct characterized by increasingly frenzied commentary is wholly inconsistent with access to the nation’s most closely held secrets.’ [...]

Melania’s policy director leaves the White House

First lady Melania Trump’s top policy aide, a former executive assistant at the National Security Council, left the White House last week. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images [...]
Mike Pompeo, C.I.A. Director, Is Said to Meet With Kim Jong-un in North Korea
On Tuesday, Mr. Trump also said he would give his blessing to North and South Korea to “discuss the end of the war” when the leaders of those countries meet this month, opening the door to a peace treaty that would replace the armistice [...]
Sessions fires former FBI deputy director McCabe
The precise allegations against Andrew McCabe have been unclear, but he has been accused of a lack of candor during a review by the inspector general into decisions made [...]
The lesson of Trump: There’s only one communications director
Donald Trump just lost his fifth White House communications director in his 13-month presidency, but the real communications chief remains: the president himself. From Twitter broadsides to off-the-cuff comments during official events, Trump [...]
FBI director puts responsibility for Porter on White House
FBI Director Christopher Wray told lawmakers that the FBI submitted a partial report to the White House in March on Rob Porter, whose position involved access to the nation’s [...]
Why the CDC director had to resign
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar had planned to send a clear message to Congress and his new boss in the White House that he would not tolerate ethically questionable behavior. That opportunity came faster than expected [...]