SHE is Donald Trump's chief adviser, the woman credited with helping the reality star turn politician and US President. But Kellyanne Conway has made headlines herself - tied up in controversies around "alternative facts" and massacres that never happened. So who exactly is the strategist that helped the most divisive man become the leader of the free world?Who is Kellyanne Conway? Kellyanne Conway has come to worldwide attention after becoming Donald Trump's campaign manager in the race to the Oval Office in 2016, successfully working to see him inaugurated as the US President. Born in 1967, the strategist first worked in polling, founding her own company before becoming involved as a political commentator. She first began working in the 2016 Presidential election when she endorsed Ted Cruz. After Cruz suspended his nomination, Conway was hired as a senior adviser for Donald Trump Did she promote Ivanka Trump's clothing? Conway was criticised after urging Americans to buy items … [Read more...] about Who is Kellyanne Conway, did she promote Ivanka Trump’s clothing and what is the Bowling Green Massacre?
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Jill Colvin, Associated Press Updated 9:24 pm PDT, Sunday, August 12, 2018 Photo: Evan Vucci, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The White House is slamming a new book by ex-staffer Omarosa Manigault-Newman, calling her “a disgruntled former White House employee.” less FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, then an aide to President Donald Trump, watches during a meeting with parents and teachers in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in ... more Photo: Evan Vucci, AP Trump allies, security experts alarmed by Omarosa recordings 1 / 1 Back to Gallery … [Read more...] about Trump allies, security experts alarmed by Omarosa recordings
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Jill Colvin Associated Press August 12, 2018 BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman said Sunday she secretly recorded conversations she had in the White House, including her firing by chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room. It was a highly unusual admission, which drew immediate fire from allies of the president and national security experts.Parts of her conversation with Kelly were played on the air when she appeared on NBC’s ‘‘Meet the Press’’ to promote her new book, ‘‘Unhinged,’’ which will be released this week. The Associated Press independently listened to the recording of the conversation between Manigault Newman and Kelly, which she said was one of many she’d surreptitiously recorded for her own protection.In her book, Manigault … [Read more...] about Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her White House firing
"Apprentice" star-turned-spurned White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman opened a new front in her war on the West Wing on Sunday, attacking chief of staff John Kelly as a bully who drummed her out of the White House unfairly. With new prey in her talons, Manigault Newman gave voice to many of the problems that have roiled the West Wing. In a tell-all interview with NBC’s "Meet the Press," she spoke in dramatic terms about the White House’s difficulties with race, honesty and loyalty, at the same time that President Donald Trump is reckoning again with criticism of his equivocal response one year ago to violence at a white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia.Story Continued Below And Manigault Newman put some of the problems she described on stark display Sunday, surfacing a tape she surreptitiously recorded in the White House Situation Room. "You have to have your own back, because otherwise you'll look back and see 17 knives in your back,” she said of … [Read more...] about Why Omarosa’s attack on Kelly could backfire
Former White House official Omarosa Manigault Newman on Sunday said top administration officials are deceiving the country about President Donald Trump’s mental state and accused White House chief of staff John Kelly of threatening her when she was fired. “I was complicit with this White House in deceiving this nation,” she said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.“ “They continue to deceive this nation by how mentally declined he is, about how difficult it is for him to process complex information, how he is not engaged in some of the most important decisions that impacts our country.”Story Continued Below “I was complicit in it, for that I regret,” she added. She also told host Chuck Todd: “Being used by Donald Trump for so long, I was like the frog in the hot water. You don’t know that you’re in that situation until it just keeps bubbling and bubbling.” Manigault Newman, who is promoting her new book, also … [Read more...] about Omarosa: Trump is ‘mentally declined’