Allyson Chiu, The Washington Post Published 3:00 am PST, Monday, November 12, 2018 A White House staff member, left, tries to take away the microphone from CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta during an exchange with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Washington, D.C. (Oliver Contreras/Sipa USA/TNS) less A White House staff member, left, tries to take away the microphone from CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta during an exchange with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, in Washington, D.C. ... more Photo: Oliver Contreras, TNS President Donald Trump has a heated exchange with CNN reporter Jim Acosta while a White House aide tries to pull the microphone away from Acosta, at a news conference about the results of the midterm elections, at the White House in Washington, Nov. 7, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times) less President Donald Trump has a heated exchange … [Read more...] about Kellyanne Conway on Acosta video: ‘That’s not altered.’
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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?
Updated 8:59 am PDT, Sunday, August 19, 2018 Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. President Donald Trump walks down the stairs as he arrives on Air Force One at Morristown Municipal Airport in Morristown, N.J., Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, en route to Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J. Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais, AP The Latest: The new alternative facts: 'Truth isn't truth' 1 / 1 Back to Gallery BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Move over, alternative facts. Now, truth isn't truth. President … [Read more...] about The Latest: The new alternative facts: ‘Truth isn’t truth’
The rest of America may be resting on its Laurels, but President Donald Trump’s mind appears to be stuck on another word that puzzled us all. In a video posted Thursday evening, the White House waded into America’s most contentious debate: Is it “Laurel” or “Yanny”? In case you haven’t been attuned to social media, the country is divided over whether a voice in a brief audio clip is saying “Laurel” or “Yanny.” The White House is far from the the first corner of Washington to weigh in on a topic that many have found earresistible. (For the record, House Speaker Paul Ryan says it’s “Laurel,” but House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy swears it’s “Yanny.”)Story Continued Below White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump, counselor Kellyanne Conway and director of social media Dan Scavino are all on team #Laurel. “It’s ‘Laurel.’ But I could deflect and divert to … [Read more...] about Trump has the final word in Laurel/Yanny debate
Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday appeared to offer an implicit rebuke of his old boss, as he warned of a "growing crisis in ethics and integrity" during a commencement address at the Virginia Military Institute. “As I reflect upon the state of our American democracy, I observe a growing crisis in ethics and integrity,” Tillerson told the graduates. “If we do not as Americans confront the crisis of ethics and integrity in our society and among our leaders in both public and private sector — and regrettably, at times, even the non-profit sector — then American democracy, as we know it, is entering its twilight years.”Story Continued Below The ex-diplomat — who did not mention President Donald Trump by name — also delivered a pointed commentary on the importance of truth in political discourse, and insisted that “a common set of facts” was essential to maintaining a free society. In January 2017, counselor to … [Read more...] about Tillerson warns of ethical crisis among U.S. leaders in speech