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# white-house - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

'A con to the public': Trump decries damning book about 'Crazytown' White House
# Woodward
# Woodward

'A con to the public': Trump decries damning book about 'Crazytown' White House

Sep 5th 2018, 8:14 AM 14,634 Views 40 Comments

Bob Woodward’s book, Fear: Trump in the White House, is released on 11 September.

# white-house - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Steve Bannon dropped from New Yorker Festival as famous people say they won't share the stage with him

Steve Bannon dropped from New Yorker Festival as famous people say they won't share the stage with him

Sep 4th 2018, 5:08 PM 26,527 Views 78 Comments

The reversal of the decision was announced last night.

# white-house - Sunday 2 September, 2018

Quiz: Did Donald Trump fire this person?
# Quiz Time
# Quiz Time

Quiz: Did Donald Trump fire this person?

Sep 2nd 2018, 8:00 PM 20,556 Views 14 Comments

We thought we’d test your knowledge of who has been fired by the US President so far.

# white-house - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Trump insists White House is 'smooth-running machine' following departure of Don McGahn
# White House
# White House

Trump insists White House is 'smooth-running machine' following departure of Don McGahn

Aug 30th 2018, 6:52 PM 15,251 Views 35 Comments

McGahn’s departure is the latest in a long string of firings and resignations to buffet Trump’s administration.

# white-house - Monday 27 August, 2018

The feud between John McCain and Donald Trump has continued even after the senator's death
# Grudge
# Grudge

The feud between John McCain and Donald Trump has continued even after the senator's death

Aug 27th 2018, 8:08 PM 42,394 Views 42 Comments

McCain has take a shot at Trumpian policies in a farewell statement to US citizens.

# white-house - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort found guilty of tax evasion and bank fraud
# Guilty
# Guilty

Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort found guilty of tax evasion and bank fraud

Aug 21st 2018, 10:14 PM 13,575 Views 37 Comments

The US president previously suggested that Manafort has been treated worse than Al Capone.

# white-house - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Donald Trump hits back at former aide over claims he used racial slur on 'The Apprentice' set
# Omarosa Manigault Newman
# Omarosa Manigault Newman

Donald Trump hits back at former aide over claims he used racial slur on 'The Apprentice' set

Aug 14th 2018, 12:59 PM 16,493 Views 109 Comments

A new book by former Apprentice star Omarosa Manigault Newman claims recordings exist of Trump using the N-word.

# white-house - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Trump invites Putin to visit White House this year
# BFFs
# BFFs

Trump invites Putin to visit White House this year

Jul 19th 2018, 9:44 PM 21,154 Views 52 Comments

Meanwhile, Trump has rejected a proposal by Putin to allow Russian officials to interrogate a former US ambassador and other US citizens.

# white-house - Friday 13 July, 2018

White House says Trump 'likes and respects' May as he blasts her Brexit plan in Sun interview
# Reaction
# Reaction

White House says Trump 'likes and respects' May as he blasts her Brexit plan in Sun interview

Jul 13th 2018, 10:38 AM 17,709 Views 61 Comments

Trump began his visit to the UK yesterday.

# white-house - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Restaurant asks Trump spokeswoman Sarah Sanders to leave
# Get Out
# Get Out

Restaurant asks Trump spokeswoman Sarah Sanders to leave

Jun 24th 2018, 10:13 AM 55,710 Views 237 Comments

Sanders serves in an “inhumane and unethical” administration, the restaurant’s owner said.

# white-house - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Trump hosts iftar dinner at White House, as demonstrators protest immigration laws
# Ramadan
# Ramadan

Trump hosts iftar dinner at White House, as demonstrators protest immigration laws

Jun 7th 2018, 8:18 AM 9,387 Views 13 Comments

Trump defied recent custom by not holding a similar event during his first year in office.

# white-house - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Donald Trump commutes life-sentence of drug offender after pressure from Kim Kardashian
# Alice Marie Johnson
# Alice Marie Johnson

Donald Trump commutes life-sentence of drug offender after pressure from Kim Kardashian

Jun 6th 2018, 7:44 PM 27,326 Views 47 Comments

Alice Marie Johnson served nearly 22 years of a life-sentence for a non-violent drug offence.

# white-house - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Could Starbucks billionaire Howard Schultz be Donald Trump's rival in 2020?
# Milking It
# Milking It

Could Starbucks billionaire Howard Schultz be Donald Trump's rival in 2020?

Jun 5th 2018, 10:39 PM 16,454 Views 35 Comments

Schultz has quit the coffee chain and has sparked rumours of a White House bid.

# white-house - Friday 1 June, 2018

9 of the most incredulous Twitter responses to Kim Kardashian's White House visit
# Meeting Of Minds
From The Daily Edge
# Meeting Of Minds

9 of the most incredulous Twitter responses to Kim Kardashian's White House visit

Jun 1st 2018, 7:43 AM 9,298 Views 2 Comments

Surreal didn’t even cover it.

# white-house - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Stormy Daniels takes to Saturday Night Live and tells Donald Trump to resign
# Trump Card
# Trump Card

Stormy Daniels takes to Saturday Night Live and tells Donald Trump to resign

May 6th 2018, 8:37 AM 36,097 Views 49 Comments

The porn star’s appearance comes at at time her alleged affair with the president appears to be causing the White House deep consternation.

# white-house - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Donald Trump set to meet British Queen during UK visit but Ireland not on the agenda
# Working Visit
# Working Visit

Donald Trump set to meet British Queen during UK visit but Ireland not on the agenda

Apr 26th 2018, 9:16 PM 19,668 Views 68 Comments

Both the White House and Downing Street confirmed the visit today.

# white-house - Friday 20 April, 2018

Former New York mayor joins Trump's legal team
# Rudy Can't Fail
# Rudy Can't Fail

Former New York mayor joins Trump's legal team

Apr 20th 2018, 6:58 AM 9,601 Views 15 Comments

The US President is facing numerous legal challenges, including an investigation into possible links between his campaign and Russia.

# white-house - Monday 16 April, 2018

Trump treats women 'like meat', is 'morally unfit for office' - explosive James Comey interview
# Dish Served Cold
# Dish Served Cold

Trump treats women 'like meat', is 'morally unfit for office' - explosive James Comey interview

Apr 16th 2018, 7:10 AM 21,373 Views 41 Comments

Former FBI director Comey’s much-anticipated interview pulled no punches in its description of Trump, a description that has not been received well by the president.

# white-house - Friday 13 April, 2018

'Untruthful slime ball': Trump slams former FBI director James Comey
# Twitter
# Twitter

'Untruthful slime ball': Trump slams former FBI director James Comey

Apr 13th 2018, 3:56 PM 17,867 Views 54 Comments

Trump tweeted that it was an honour to fire the FBI director.

Former FBI chief Comey's new book says Trump ran White House 'like a Mob boss', obsessed over 'Russian pee tape'
# Gossip Guy
# Gossip Guy

Former FBI chief Comey's new book says Trump ran White House 'like a Mob boss', obsessed over 'Russian pee tape'

Apr 13th 2018, 7:44 AM 28,299 Views 72 Comments

James Comey’s new book, titled A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership, will go on sale next Tuesday.

# white-house - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

In a blow to Republicans, House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going to retire
# G No P
# G No P

In a blow to Republicans, House Speaker Paul Ryan says he's going to retire

Apr 11th 2018, 8:12 PM 26,734 Views 39 Comments

The House Speaker said the decision was a personal one, saying he didn’t want his kids to have a “weekend dad”.

'This has gone too far': Trump mulling over sacking Russia investigator, White House says
# Yes I Can
# Yes I Can

'This has gone too far': Trump mulling over sacking Russia investigator, White House says

Apr 11th 2018, 8:05 AM 15,753 Views 42 Comments

The US president “certainly has the power to make that decision”, his spokesperson said.

# white-house - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'It's like we have no border': Donald Trump vows to deploy military to the US-Mexico border
# Military
# Military

'It's like we have no border': Donald Trump vows to deploy military to the US-Mexico border

Apr 3rd 2018, 6:50 PM 15,289 Views 74 Comments

Trump made his latest comments during a White House meeting with Baltic leaders.

# white-house - Monday 2 April, 2018

The Trumps stood beside a giant bunny today and Donald hailed his military spending
# Egg Roll
# Egg Roll

The Trumps stood beside a giant bunny today and Donald hailed his military spending

Apr 2nd 2018, 6:50 PM 22,535 Views 41 Comments

The annual Easter Egg Roll was held in the White House.

Trump invited Putin to White House in phone call his advisers said not to make
# When You Free?
# When You Free?

Trump invited Putin to White House in phone call his advisers said not to make

Apr 2nd 2018, 4:05 PM 17,944 Views 56 Comments

At the time, Trump is said to have expressed the hope the two countries could return to “constructive and serious dialogue”.

# white-house - Thursday 29 March, 2018

Trump ousts Veteran Affairs chief as he taps White House doctor to replace him
# Shulkin Out
# Shulkin Out

Trump ousts Veteran Affairs chief as he taps White House doctor to replace him

Mar 29th 2018, 7:49 AM 14,472 Views 36 Comments

Dr Ronny Jackson has been named as David Shulkin’s successor.

# white-house - Friday 23 March, 2018

Third security chief in 14 months: Trump replaces HR McMaster with John Bolton
# White House Shake Up
# White House Shake Up

Third security chief in 14 months: Trump replaces HR McMaster with John Bolton

Mar 23rd 2018, 7:02 AM 8,355 Views 35 Comments

Trump tweeted that McMaster had done “an outstanding job and will always remain my friend”.

# white-house - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Going against advice, Trump congratulated Putin on his election win
# Russian Meddling
# Russian Meddling

Going against advice, Trump congratulated Putin on his election win

Mar 21st 2018, 9:41 AM 14,381 Views 59 Comments

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said that the poisoning of a spy in the UK was not mentioned during the call.

# white-house - Friday 16 March, 2018

Trump and Leo become 'fast friends' yesterday (just don't mention Doonbeg)
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

Trump and Leo become 'fast friends' yesterday (just don't mention Doonbeg)

Mar 16th 2018, 1:28 AM 25,177 Views 78 Comments

TheJournal.ie had a ringside seat for Irish celebrations in the Trump White House.

# white-house - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Leo Varadkar presents Donald Trump with bowl of shamrock in St Patrick's Day ceremony

Leo Varadkar presents Donald Trump with bowl of shamrock in St Patrick's Day ceremony

Mar 15th 2018, 10:25 PM 33,192 Views 69 Comments

Varadkar was speaking at the St Patrick’s Day ceremony at the White House.

Donald Trump says he wants to come to Ireland as he meets Leo Varadkar in the Oval Office
# Dublin West Wing
# Dublin West Wing

Donald Trump says he wants to come to Ireland as he meets Leo Varadkar in the Oval Office

Mar 15th 2018, 5:05 PM 69,223 Views 71 Comments

The US president said the Irish are ‘wonderful people’.

Advice for Leo? We asked two former Taoisigh for some pointers ahead of today's Trump visit
# The Shamrock Trip
# The Shamrock Trip

Advice for Leo? We asked two former Taoisigh for some pointers ahead of today's Trump visit

Mar 15th 2018, 6:05 AM 11,400 Views 19 Comments

Bertie Ahern and John Bruton reflect on their visits to the White House.

# white-house - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence
# Florida Shooting
# Florida Shooting

'Enough is enough': School students across the US stage walkouts against gun violence

Mar 14th 2018, 3:45 PM 12,220 Views 29 Comments

The protests come after 17 people were killed during a school shooting in Florida last month.

# white-house - Monday 12 March, 2018

Mary Lou and Arlene haven't been invited to the White House - but Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley Jr have
# Not On The List
# Not On The List

Mary Lou and Arlene haven't been invited to the White House - but Gerry Adams and Ian Paisley Jr have

Mar 12th 2018, 12:25 PM 38,740 Views 141 Comments

The leaders of both parties are traditionally invited to the annual White House Patrick’s Day reception.

# white-house - Sunday 11 March, 2018

'I carry Ireland with me everywhere I go': Leo likely to indulge Pence and Ryan with talk of Irish roots
# St Patrick's Day Trip
# St Patrick's Day Trip

'I carry Ireland with me everywhere I go': Leo likely to indulge Pence and Ryan with talk of Irish roots

Mar 11th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,237 Views 54 Comments

The Taoiseach is about to set off on a whirlwind tour of America for St Patrick’s Day.

# white-house - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Donald Trump tweets that his meeting with Kim Jong Un will be 'good for the world'
# Denuclearise
# Denuclearise

Donald Trump tweets that his meeting with Kim Jong Un will be 'good for the world'

Mar 10th 2018, 7:42 AM 7,554 Views 43 Comments

The White House has swatted away criticisms of the meeting.

# white-house - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Leo: 'There are many of Donald Trump's policies with which I do not agree'
# White House Visit
# White House Visit

Leo: 'There are many of Donald Trump's policies with which I do not agree'

Mar 7th 2018, 7:29 PM 9,421 Views 48 Comments

Varadkar said Ireland and the US have strong links that “will outlast any president or Taoiseach”.

# white-house - Saturday 3 March, 2018

White House on lockdown after shots fired
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

White House on lockdown after shots fired

Mar 3rd 2018, 6:49 PM 48,963 Views 49 Comments

Reports suggest that a man has suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound in the region of the White House.

# white-house - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

One of Trump's top aides Hope Hicks is to resign
# White House
# White House

One of Trump's top aides Hope Hicks is to resign

Feb 28th 2018, 10:36 PM 32,195 Views 71 Comments

Hicks was questioned yesterday about possible Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election.

# white-house - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Barely a year in, Trump has set the ball rolling on his re-election bid - and this guy will run it
# Cart Before Horse
# Cart Before Horse

Barely a year in, Trump has set the ball rolling on his re-election bid - and this guy will run it

Feb 27th 2018, 8:55 PM 18,970 Views 62 Comments

42-year-old digital marketeer Brad Parscale has been named as the man to lay the tracks for the re-election campaign.