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# white-house - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Special prosecutor looking to interview Trump's ex-chief of staff over Russia election interference

Robert Mueller is seeking an interview with White House chief of staff Reince Priebus.

# white-house - Thursday 10 August, 2017

Donald Trump says 'fire and fury' threat to North Korea 'may not be tough enough' No Backing Down This post contains videos

Donald Trump says 'fire and fury' threat to North Korea 'may not be tough enough'

The US President warned the state to “get your act together”.

# white-house - Friday 4 August, 2017

Trump lashes out over Russia probe after news of grand jury

The process could lead to criminal indictments.

# white-house - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'We will eliminate the bad eggs': Document reveals Scaramucci had big plans before spectacular firing

The memo says people in the White House should leave their old grudges with the media behind… But also that they should never forget.

# white-house - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

'Hired' to 'Fired': What Scaramucci did on each of his 11 days in the White House

Gone, after just a week and a half. Saturday Night Live didn’t even have a chance to cast him.

# white-house - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Feuding within Trump’s inner circle bursts out onto Twitter

Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci appeared to blame chief of staff Reince Priebus after details of his financial holdings were made public.

# white-house - Monday 24 July, 2017

Jared Kushner says he has 'nothing to hide' about Russia

“I did not collude, nor know of anyone else in the campaign who colluded, with any foreign government.”

# white-house - Friday 21 July, 2017

Here's the new White House comms guy that Sean Spicer resigned over

Anthony Scaramucci called Spicer “a true American patriot” and says he hopes he’ll “make a tremendous amount of money”.

# white-house - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

'I'm tired of taking it': Reporter who called out White House spokesperson says press are being bullied

Brian Karem interrupted White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders during a briefing yesterday.

RTÉ received "no significant feedback" about Donald Trump's calling-out of Caitriona Perry

Trump told the broadcaster’s Washington Correspondent that she has “a nice smile”, before telling the Taoiseach “I bet she treats you well”.

# white-house - Monday 26 June, 2017

Trump hosts 'true friend' Modi for first one-on-one at White House

Both men won power by portraying themselves as establishment outsiders.

# white-house - Monday 12 June, 2017

Melania and Barron Trump finally swap New York penthouse for the White House

The Trump’s living arrangements were criticised due to the high cost of security at their New York address.

# white-house - Saturday 10 June, 2017

Donald Trump's sons launch hotel chain inspired by election campaign

The Trump Organization has said it is not exploiting the US presidency for profit.

# white-house - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Who is Jared Kushner? The stunning rise of Trump's son-in-law has come to a halt

The husband of Ivanka has a senior position in the White House.

# white-house - Sunday 30 April, 2017

The White House correspondents' dinner went ahead without Trump (but he still got roasted) Black-tie Affair This post contains videos

The White House correspondents' dinner went ahead without Trump (but he still got roasted)

The US President said he was glad he stayed away from ‘the Washington swamp’.

# white-house - Monday 17 April, 2017

Donald Trump hosts Easter Egg Roll (and Sean Spicer met his rabbit replacement)

We’re sorry to say that Sean Spencer didn’t return to his role as the fluffy White House Easter Bunny.

From The Daily Edge 15 of the quickest reactions to Trump's appearance with the Easter Bunny Easter Egg Roll

# white-house - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired

“I mistakenly used an inappropriate and insensitive comment about the Holocaust and there is no comparison.”

# white-house - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

Trump has been forcing some of his top aides to sit down and make friends

Staffers already appear exhausted from near-constant firefighting and drama in the Trump White House.

# white-house - Sunday 9 April, 2017

White House ordered to save all of Trump's tweets - even the ones he deleted or changed

The 45th president of the US has been using two different accounts since his inauguration.

# white-house - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Construction firms wanting to build Trump's border wall worried about being attacked

Protests are planned on both sides of the US-Mexico border.

# white-house - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Trump finally set to meet Xi Jinping after Twitter rants about China

Trump and his Chinese counterpart will have a lot to talk about.

# white-house - Sunday 2 April, 2017

Judge rejects Trump's defence against claim he incited violence at rally

Two women and a man say they were shoved and punched by audience members at Trump’s command.

# white-house - Saturday 1 April, 2017

White House reveals Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner have up to €700m in assets

Concerns have been raised about potential conflicts of interest.

# white-house - Friday 31 March, 2017

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'

“General Flynn certainly has a story to tell, and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit.”

# white-house - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Ivanka Trump taking on unpaid White House job

The First Daughter will be an adviser to her father President Donald Trump.

# white-house - Monday 27 March, 2017

Trump's top aide and son-in-law Kushner to face Russia investigation panel

His contacts with Russian officials that are now coming under the microscope.

# white-house - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Hostility between White House and press makes reporters dogged for the truth

While in Washington attending the St Patrick’s Day White House celebrations paid a visit to reporters in the press briefing room.

# white-house - Friday 24 March, 2017

Trump to Republicans: Pass health care bill today or I'm moving on

The American Health Care Act has faced trouble passing through Congress.

# white-house - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Ivanka Trump has an office in the White House

This adds to mounting concerns whether Trump’s private business interests are independent of his role as US President.

# white-house - Monday 20 March, 2017

Trump spokesperson says he doesn't think the US President heard Merkel asking to shake hands

Merkel’s suggestion of another handshake went unheard or ignored by Trump.

# white-house - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Man arrested after White House 'bomb scare'

President Donald Trump was away in Florida at the time of the incident last night.

# white-house - Friday 17 March, 2017

Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh Stoney Faced This post contains videos

Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh

The two leaders met in the White House.

Linen, cufflinks, and food: The gifts to the White House from Enda Kenny

Even Barron got something.

'Utterly ridiculous': British spy agency denies claims it was used to spy on Trump

The story was one of several offered by Spicer as evidence to support the president’s explosive claims that Obama had moved to “tap my phones.”

# white-house - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Line saying this will be Enda Kenny's last St Patrick's Day as Taoiseach removed from speech White House This post contains videos

Line saying this will be Enda Kenny's last St Patrick's Day as Taoiseach removed from speech

Meanwhile, Kenny has said he will raise marriage equality with Mike Pence if he gets the chance.

# white-house - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Trump didn't mean wiretapping when he tweeted about 'wire tapping' - Spicer

“The president used the word wiretap in quotes to mean broadly surveillance and other activities.”

# white-house - Monday 13 March, 2017

'St Patrick's Day can't just be a parade, it has to be a stand': Senator goes on US TV to rally against Trump

Irish Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin explained that the ‘Irish Stand’ event in New York aims to show solidarity with immigrants.

Irish roots: Mike Pence and Paul Ryan to entertain the Taoiseach during shamrock trip

The Taoiseach is on a whirlwind tour of the east coast of America for St Patrick’s Day.