The Chickens Roost: President Trump returned to the White House yesterday and gathering clouds over his administration after a checkered 9-day foreign tour. Trump is reported to be collecting a private legal team to deal with inquiries into possible Russian collusion with his political campaign and the new bombshell that his son-in-law and political adviser Jared Kushner may have been trying to set up a secure back channel of communication with the Russians during the transition period.
Back Channel: As the water-torture of leaks continues for the Trump administration, The Washington Post reported late yesterday that President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner during the transition tried to set up a secret shielded channel of communications that could not be monitored. Kushner is now Senior Adviser to the president.
Kushner, Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, and political adviser Steve Bannon returned early from the foreign trip to deal with the growing crisis in Washington.
Climate Cloud: President Trump left the G-7 summit in Italy yesterday without endorsing the Paris Climate Accord, putting the worldwide pollution control agreement in doubt. The other G-7 leaders all support the accord that has been signed by 135 countries.Read more
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Denied: In another blow to President Trump, a federal appeals court in Richmond, Va., has upheld the stay on his travel and immigration order aimed at six Muslim countries. The court said Trump’s order “drips with religious intolerance, animus and …Read more
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It's Been Said
"It is a great honor to be here with all of my friends – so amazing & will Never Forget!"
-President Trump signing the Book of Remembrance at Yad Vashem