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'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found
# RNC
# RNC

'You are not alone': Melania Trump says president will not stop until Covid-19 vaccine is found

Aug 26th 2020, 7:01 AM 37,059 Views 69 Comments

The First Lady offered her sympathies to all those affected by the pandemic.

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor
# White House
# White House

Key Trump ally Kellyanne Conway resigns as senior White House advisor

Aug 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 69,021 Views 58 Comments

Conway said she was stepping down to spend more time with her family.

Obama condemns Trump as Harris accepts historic VP nomination
# White House
# White House

Obama condemns Trump as Harris accepts historic VP nomination

Aug 20th 2020, 7:12 AM 27,303 Views 85 Comments

Trump has left America’s “worst impulses unleashed, our proud reputation around the world badly diminished, and our democratic institutions threatened like never before”, Obama said.

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?
# White House
# White House

Quiz: How well do you remember the 2016 US election?

Aug 18th 2020, 9:30 PM 24,686 Views 17 Comments

Cast your mind back four years…

A convention week like no other, but Democrats in Ireland think their candidate is well placed
# 11 Weeks To Go
# 11 Weeks To Go

A convention week like no other, but Democrats in Ireland think their candidate is well placed

Aug 17th 2020, 6:10 AM 15,226 Views 33 Comments

Joe Biden will officially accept his party’s nomination on Thursday

Trump evacuated from press conference after man shot by Secret Service outside White House
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Trump evacuated from press conference after man shot by Secret Service outside White House

Aug 11th 2020, 7:02 AM 48,821 Views 35 Comments

The US President later returned to address reporters after the incident yesterday evening.

Trump and Biden forced to break with convention for nomination events
# White House
# White House

Trump and Biden forced to break with convention for nomination events

Aug 6th 2020, 1:07 PM 14,663 Views 21 Comments

Donald Trump has suggested he will make his acceptance speech on the grounds of the White House.

TikTok responds to Donald Trump's pledge to ban the app
# White House
# White House

TikTok responds to Donald Trump's pledge to ban the app

Updated Aug 1st 2020, 1:50 PM 125,526 Views 174 Comments

The president said he could use emergency economic powers or an executive order.

White House clashes with both Republicans and Democrats over Covid-19 relief
# Tension
# Tension

White House clashes with both Republicans and Democrats over Covid-19 relief

Jul 25th 2020, 7:25 AM 24,391 Views 20 Comments

A week of tense negotiations ended without resolution.

Donald Trump says Joe Biden is 'mentally shot' in testy Fox News interview
# White House
# White House

Donald Trump says Joe Biden is 'mentally shot' in testy Fox News interview

Jul 20th 2020, 8:33 AM 52,881 Views 119 Comments

Trumped questioned whether Biden could pass a cognitive ability test that Trump said he had “aced”.

Donald Trump commutes prison sentence of longtime ally Roger Stone
# Strategist
# Strategist

Donald Trump commutes prison sentence of longtime ally Roger Stone

Jul 11th 2020, 7:27 AM 60,714 Views 120 Comments

“Roger Stone is now a free man!” the White House said in a statement, days before he was to start serving time.

Trump administration sues to block ex-aide John Bolton's book
# White House
# White House

Trump administration sues to block ex-aide John Bolton's book

Jun 17th 2020, 6:55 AM 22,863 Views 36 Comments

‘The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir’ is due to hit the shelves next Tuesday.

US publishes scathing report on China, and threatens to 'increase public pressure'
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

US publishes scathing report on China, and threatens to 'increase public pressure'

May 21st 2020, 7:45 AM 21,307 Views 71 Comments

The White House has published a 20-page report giving out about China.

Spokesman denies reports that US Vice President Mike Pence is in self-isolation
# White House
# White House

Spokesman denies reports that US Vice President Mike Pence is in self-isolation

May 11th 2020, 7:53 AM 18,024 Views 19 Comments

A close aide of Pence was diagnosed with Covid-19 last week.

White House defends reopening economy despite death warnings
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

White House defends reopening economy despite death warnings

May 10th 2020, 7:32 PM 53,087 Views 97 Comments

Meanwhile, a medical expert dismissed Donald Trump’s claim that Covid-19 will “go away” without a vaccine.

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn

May 7th 2020, 9:20 PM 17,394 Views 60 Comments

The Department said the FBI’s original probe of him had no “legitimate investigative basis”.

Trump says Covid-19 is 'worse attack' than 9-11 and backtracks on disbanding taskforce
# Leaving Lockdown
# Leaving Lockdown

Trump says Covid-19 is 'worse attack' than 9-11 and backtracks on disbanding taskforce

Updated May 6th 2020, 9:53 PM 71,008 Views 107 Comments

“This is worse than Pearl Harbour. This is worse than the World Trade Center,” the US president said.

Trump says he has seen evidence that Covid-19 came from Chinese lab but refuses to share it
# White House
# White House

Trump says he has seen evidence that Covid-19 came from Chinese lab but refuses to share it

May 1st 2020, 6:58 AM 47,282 Views 129 Comments

US intelligence agencies have debunked the theory, saying they have concluded that coronavirus was “not man-made or genetically modified”.

Trump says US may seek damages from China over coronavirus outbreak
# United States
# United States

Trump says US may seek damages from China over coronavirus outbreak

Apr 28th 2020, 7:41 AM 34,433 Views 112 Comments

The US president also appeared to confirm that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is alive.

Experts criticise Trump suggestion about disinfectant as Covid-19 treatment
# White House
# White House

Experts criticise Trump suggestion about disinfectant as Covid-19 treatment

Apr 24th 2020, 7:15 AM 86,879 Views 196 Comments

Ingesting disinfectant is not a treatment against coronavirus.

Barack Obama endorses 'close friend' Joe Biden and touts his 'experience honesty and humility'
# The Big Guns
# The Big Guns

Barack Obama endorses 'close friend' Joe Biden and touts his 'experience honesty and humility'

Updated Apr 14th 2020, 5:51 PM 24,892 Views 74 Comments

The former president gave his endorsement in a video message.

US Senate and White House reach agreement on $2 trillion Covid-19 rescue package
# Rescue Plan
# Rescue Plan

US Senate and White House reach agreement on $2 trillion Covid-19 rescue package

Mar 25th 2020, 7:01 AM 19,704 Views 63 Comments

The deal will see a sweep of new measures to provide Americans with healthcare and business supports.

Donald Trump says treatment 'is not gonna kill anybody' as US fast-tracks use of anti-malarial drug for coronavirus
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Donald Trump says treatment 'is not gonna kill anybody' as US fast-tracks use of anti-malarial drug for coronavirus

Mar 19th 2020, 4:30 PM 63,701 Views 101 Comments

US President Donald Trump made the announcement this afternoon.

'Better safe than sorry': Leo's White House visit with elbow bumps, namaste and warnings to stop panic buying
# 36 Hours In Washington
# 36 Hours In Washington

'Better safe than sorry': Leo's White House visit with elbow bumps, namaste and warnings to stop panic buying

Mar 12th 2020, 10:16 PM 36,616 Views 51 Comments

The issue of coronavirus dominated proceedings in Washington for this year’s St Patrick’s Day celebrations.

Leo Varadkar has met with Donald Trump in the Oval Office (they didn't shake hands)
# White House
# White House

Leo Varadkar has met with Donald Trump in the Oval Office (they didn't shake hands)

Mar 12th 2020, 4:05 PM 23,019 Views 38 Comments

Varadkar is expected to return to Ireland later today.

Meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media again
# Leo In The Us
# Leo In The Us

Meeting between Taoiseach and US Vice President Mike Pence will be closed to the media again

Mar 11th 2020, 7:20 AM 19,970 Views 20 Comments

This is the second time the breakfast meeting will be held behind closed doors.

Democrats voting in Dublin go for Bernie but insist 'even the Devil' would be better than Trump
# Citizens Abroad
# Citizens Abroad

Democrats voting in Dublin go for Bernie but insist 'even the Devil' would be better than Trump

Mar 4th 2020, 8:30 PM 13,884 Views 19 Comments

Democrats Abroad Ireland had a Super Tuesday polling station in the Arlington Hotel.

Why is Super Tuesday so super and what will it tell us about the White House race?
# Super Duper
# Super Duper

Why is Super Tuesday so super and what will it tell us about the White House race?

Feb 29th 2020, 8:42 AM 13,200 Views 12 Comments

Expect to have a much clearer idea of who’ll take on Donald Trump after Tuesday.

Julian Assange phoned the White House to warn lives would be put at risk, court hears
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Julian Assange phoned the White House to warn lives would be put at risk, court hears

Feb 25th 2020, 10:49 PM 22,194 Views 0 Comments

Assange’s lawyer said that the extradition request “boldly and brazenly” misrepresents the facts.

Mike Bloomberg's $400 million (and counting) bet on the presidency and his plan to target Trump
# Race For The White House
# Race For The White House

Mike Bloomberg's $400 million (and counting) bet on the presidency and his plan to target Trump

Feb 22nd 2020, 7:30 AM 42,008 Views 47 Comments

The former New York Mayor has been the talk of the Democratic campaign this week.

Buttigieg and Sanders neck-and-neck in Iowa as Biden acknowledges 'gut punch'
# White House
# White House

Buttigieg and Sanders neck-and-neck in Iowa as Biden acknowledges 'gut punch'

Feb 6th 2020, 7:37 AM 13,365 Views 20 Comments

Senator Elizabeth Warren and former vice president Joe Biden are in third and fourth place.

US life expectancy is on the up - and the White House says it's thanks to Trump
# US President
# US President

US life expectancy is on the up - and the White House says it's thanks to Trump

Jan 30th 2020, 11:01 PM 12,881 Views 44 Comments

The US government said that 2018 saw the first decline in drug overdose deaths in almost three decades.

'Insulting and demeaning': White House briefing on Soleimani killing criticised by some Republicans
# Iran-US Tensions
# Iran-US Tensions

'Insulting and demeaning': White House briefing on Soleimani killing criticised by some Republicans

Jan 9th 2020, 9:22 AM 31,291 Views 20 Comments

Officials have repeatedly claimed a threat to Americans in the Middle East led to the killing.

White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'
# Trump
# Trump

White House warns North Korea about sending a 'Christmas gift'

Dec 29th 2019, 5:46 PM 20,436 Views 21 Comments

Talks about denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula have been deadlocked since earlier this year.

White House believes Nancy Pelosi will 'yield' on impeachment delay
# US Politics
# US Politics

White House believes Nancy Pelosi will 'yield' on impeachment delay

Dec 22nd 2019, 7:20 PM 19,791 Views 56 Comments

“We think her case is going nowhere,” said Marc Short, chief of staff to Vice President Mike Pence.

White House will not take part in impeachment hearing on Wednesday
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

White House will not take part in impeachment hearing on Wednesday

Dec 2nd 2019, 11:58 AM 9,530 Views 16 Comments

Trump is facing allegations that he illegally sought help from Ukraine to get information.

White House lockdown: Restrictions lifted after initial alert caused by plane entering restricted airspace
# Unidentified Plane
# Unidentified Plane

White House lockdown: Restrictions lifted after initial alert caused by plane entering restricted airspace

Nov 26th 2019, 2:17 PM 24,744 Views 9 Comments

Evacuations were ordered as a precaution and lasted about half an hour.

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry
# Impeachment
# Impeachment

Ex-White House counsel Don McGahn ordered to face impeachment inquiry

Nov 26th 2019, 6:52 AM 8,633 Views 6 Comments

McGahn was a star witness in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.

Baseball star to skip White House over 'divisive' Trump
# Snub
From The42
# Snub

Baseball star to skip White House over 'divisive' Trump

Nov 3rd 2019, 12:53 AM 9,243 Views 3 Comments

Sean Doolittle is not a fan of the US President.

Baseball World Series winners to visit White House despite fans booing Donald Trump
# Invitation
From The42
# Invitation

Baseball World Series winners to visit White House despite fans booing Donald Trump

Nov 1st 2019, 5:59 PM 4,020 Views 4 Comments

The Washington Nationals defeated the Houston Astros to become Major League champions.