Newt Gingrich: No, I’m not being considered for White House chief of staff

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich on Thursday adamantly denied that he’s being considered for White House chief of staff, shooting down speculation that surged in the press after he was spotted visiting 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue a day earlier.Speaking on “Fox & Friends,” Gingrich said he and his wife Callista were merely there looking at the… Read More

Trump cancels White House Christmas party for the press

EXCLUSIVE – President Trump has canceled the White House holiday party for the media, making the decades-old tradition a victim of his increasingly contentious relationship with major news organizations.The annual Christmas-season gathering was a significant perk for those covering the White House, as well as other Washington reporters, anchors and commentators, and New York media… Read More

California Dem Ted Lieu say he would 'love to regulate' speech, bemoans US Constitution that prohibits him

California Democrat Ted Lieu bemoaned on Wednesday that though he would “love to be able to regulate the content of speech,” including that on Fox News, he can’t do it because of the U.S. Constitution.Lieu made the comments during an interview about the testimony of Google CEO Sundar Pichai at a House Judiciary Committee hearing,… Read More

Trump lawyer Giuliani calls on Mueller to end Russia probe: 'Wrap the damn thing up'

Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Donald Trump, speaks in Portsmouth, N.H. (Associated Press) Rudy Giuliani, one of President Trump’s lawyers, said Wednesday that the president’s legal team is focused on encouraging special counsel Robert Mueller to end his Russia investigation.“Our strategy is … to do everything we can to try to convince Mueller to… Read More

Trump critic Tulsi Gabbard is latest Dem to be 'seriously considering' 2020 run: reports

U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, is "seriously considering" a 2020 presidential run, reports said. (U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard website)The list of Democrats eyeing the White House may be getting longer: U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, is said to be "seriously considering" a 2020 presidential bid, according to reports.Gabbard, the first Hindu-American elected to Congress, paid a visit… Read More

Nikki Haley defends President Trump's rhetorical style in media interview

Nikki Haley, the departing U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, claims that President Trump's unpredictable rhetoric has often worked to the diplomatic advantage of the United States.In an interview Wednesday with NBC's "Today" show, Haley explained her working dynamic with the president, referencing negotiations with other world ambassadors."We would partner in that. He would ratchet… Read More

Judge in Flynn case orders Mueller to turn over interview docs after bombshell claim of FBI pressure

One day after former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's legal team made the bombshell allegations that the FBI had pushed him not to bring a lawyer to his fateful Jan. 24, 2017 interview with agents at the White House, the federal judge overseeing Flynn's criminal case late Wednesday ordered Special Counsel Robert Mueller to turn over all… Read More

Kentucky governor blasts local newspaper's alliance with Soros-backed journalism outlet

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin (Bevin-Hampton Administration YouTube page)Kentucky’s Republican Gov. Matt Bevin blasted the Louisville Courier-Journal newspaper Wednesday for partnering with ProPublica, an investigative journalism outlet whose backers include liberal financier George Soros.In a YouTube video, Bevin accuses the outlet, ProPublica, of left-wing bias and also tears into the local paper.“This is the same Courier-Journal, mind… Read More

Melania Trump tells Fox News she does what's 'right,' despite media criticism

First lady Melania Trump on Wednesday explained that she does what she believes to be the “right” thing, despite any potential disapproval that may come her way. She also doesn't hold back when it comes to expressing her opinions to her husband, she said.Trump’s remarks came during an exclusive interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity while the… Read More