NBC News reported Thursday that President Trump suggested to others outside the White House that he would fire Chief of Staff John Kelly and not name anyone as a replacement.
The White House does not have a recording of President Trump’s call to the widow of a slain U.S. soldier, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters Wednesday.
President Trump announced Friday that the Iran nuclear deal is no longer in the national security interest of the United States, but did not withdraw from the Obama-era pact.
President Trump sparked fresh controversy over his administration’s response to the devastation in Puerto Rico caused by hurricanes Irma and Maria after he tweeted that the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the military cannot stay in Puerto Rico “forever.”
The Senate has blocked President Trump from exercising his authority to make recess appointments on Thursday as lawmakers left Washington for their August recess.