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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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’
Pressure rose on President Donald Trump on Sunday to clarify or change his administration’s policies toward separating families that enter the United States illegally — including from within his own home. A spokeswoman for Melania Trump said Sunday that the first lady “hates to see children separated from their families” and hopes both parties can reach a solution. She did not address whether she thought the administration should change its policy unilaterally. Story Continued Below “She believes we need to be a country that follows all laws, but also a country that governs with heart,” the statement said. The first lady's rare public comment on a policy issue came as Democrats have seized on the controversy, seeking access to facilities where the government is housing children. Two GOP lawmakers this weekend questioned Cabinet secretaries on whether people who present themselves at U.S. ports of entry and ask for asylum are being separated from … [Read more...] about Pressure mounts for Trump to address family separations at border
No one is a fan of separating families at the border, but if Democrats are serious about ending these policies, then they’ll work together with Republicans to implement “real immigration reform,” Trump counselor Kellyanne Conway told NBC’s “Meet the Press with Chuck Todd” on Sunday morning. “The president is ready to get meaningful immigration reform across the board,” Conway said. “And Chuck, let me just tell you, that nobody likes seeing babies ripped from their mother’s arms, from their mothers’ wombs frankly. But we have to make sure that DHS’ laws are understood through the sound-bite culture that we live in.”Story Continued Below “This is a perilous journey for many of these children and if people really cared about them, we would figure out a way to get the funding to expand the centers and to close the loopholes,” she added. “These loopholes are allowing open border policies. I think … [Read more...] about Conway: ‘Nobody likes’ separation of migrant families
Calvin Woodward and Hope Yen, Associated Press Updated 12:11 am, Monday, April 23, 2018 Now Playing: The AP has examined 15 pages of fired FBI Director James Comey's declassified memos documenting conversations and interactions with President Trump. Eric Tucker breaks them down and explains why they're central to the obstruction investigation. (April 20) Media: Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and his aides are leaving a false impression about the extent of North Korea's plans to give up its nuclear weapons. They say North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un has basically agreed to "denuclearization." In fact, Kim's announcement Friday before summits with the U.S. and South Korea is more limited, agreeing to freeze missile and nuclear weapons tests and close one nuclear facility already believed to have been rendered unusable. There is no mention by North Korea of full nuclear disarmament. Meanwhile, Trump offered a shifting rationale in … [Read more...] about AP FACT CHECK: Trump distorts NKorea aim to ‘denuclearize’