Officials from the Obama administration and other liberal activists are organizing protests in anticipation of the president’s firing of Special Counsel Robert Mueller.
The New Yorker fired its star reporter Ryan Lizza over improper sexual conduct. On Monday, the media organization said a woman confidentially approached them about the journalist. Lizza says his firing is a terrible mistake, and the incident was a respectful dating relationship.
Former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci says he considers himself a media surrogate for President Trump. During an interview with AP on Monday, “the Mooch” described his short-lived tenure, and claimed to still be in touch with key figures in the west wing.
In his first interview since being fired from his position as White House communications director, Anthony Scaramucci takes aim at President Trump. One America’s John Hines has more from Washington.
New Chief of Staff John Kelly is reportedly considering an official from his former department for the role of White House communications director. Administration sources say Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan is at the top of the short list for the spot.
Kellyanne Conway is reportedly among the candidates being considered to replace Anthony Scaramucci as White House Communications Director. Scaramucci was removed from his position Monday following a week of publicly criticizing former Chief of Staff Reince Priebus.