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Rep. Steve Scalise Discharged From Hospital After Successful Surgery

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is heading home, after his latest surgery is deemed successful. A statement from MedStar Washington Hospital Center Saturday claims the congressman was discharged from the facility and plans to recover at home for the next few days. This comes after he underwent a planned surgery, as he continues to recover from last year’s congressional baseball shooting.

ISIS Positions in Damascus Pounded by Syrian Army, Air Force

The Syrian government is pressing their attack on ISIS fighters holding out in Damascus. Footage released on Saturday by Hezbollah media, show the Syrian army attacking ISIS enclaves. ISIS previously took control of a Palestinian camp in the Syrian capital, and it has been under siege for a month.

NSA Security Adviser Bolton Appoints Fmr Boeing Executive as Deputy

National Security Adviser John Bolton picks former Boeing Executive Mira Ricardel as his deputy security adviser. Bolton announced his choice Friday, and touted Ricardel’s experience, which amounts to more than two decades of work involving national security policy, and more than a decade in the private sector.

Pres. Trump Sounds Off on James Comey’s Recently Released Memos

President Trump sounds off on the newly-released memos of fired FBI Director James Comey. He took to twitter late Friday, saying Comey illegally leaked classified memos to the press, in order to spark the special counsel’s investigation. The President claims the infamously debunked Steele dossier launched a probe into alleged Russian interference in the 20-16 election, which he has repeatedly referred to as a witch hunt.

Pres. Trump: I Don’t See Michael Cohen Flipping on Me, Despite Witch Hunt

President Trump is hitting back against the New York Times for questioning the loyalty of his personal attorney.The president said in a tweet Saturday third rate reporter Maggie Haberman who he called a crooked Hillary-flunkie, and the New York Times, are going out of their way to destroy his long-time attorney Michael Cohen and claims there is a plot to flip Cohen against him.He added, the newspaper is using non-existent sources and a reporter, which he called a drunk or drugged up loser who hates Cohen.