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#White House

# 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 20,264 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 7,571 Views 38 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 9,447 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 48,976 Views 48 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 32,213 Views 68 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 18,984 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.

# white-house - Friday 23 February, 2018

White House on lockdown as car crashes into security barrier
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

White House on lockdown as car crashes into security barrier

Feb 23rd 2018, 9:08 PM 20,152 Views 33 Comments

A woman was arrested following the incident.

# white-house - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

White House visit: Simon Coveney to brief Trump administration on Northern Ireland
# US/IRISH RELATIONS
# US/IRISH RELATIONS

White House visit: Simon Coveney to brief Trump administration on Northern Ireland

Feb 20th 2018, 9:16 AM 11,435 Views 53 Comments

The Tánaiste is to travel to New York and Washington DC following this morning’s Cabinet meeting.

# white-house - Saturday 17 February, 2018

No quiet retirement for Gerry Adams, as Mary Lou has big plans to put him to work
# Big Interview
# Big Interview

No quiet retirement for Gerry Adams, as Mary Lou has big plans to put him to work

Feb 17th 2018, 10:00 PM 41,909 Views 95 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview, Mary Lou McDonald talks party reform, bullying, and why she won’t be asking Gerry Adams to run for President of Ireland.

# white-house - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

FBI chief contradicts White House timeline on Trump aide Rob Porter's security clearance
# White House
# White House

FBI chief contradicts White House timeline on Trump aide Rob Porter's security clearance

Feb 13th 2018, 9:49 PM 13,765 Views 16 Comments

Porter resigned last week over domestic abuse allegations.

# white-house - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Second White House aide in a week resigns over domestic abuse claims
# Speechwriter
# Speechwriter

Second White House aide in a week resigns over domestic abuse claims

Feb 10th 2018, 8:42 AM 12,609 Views 36 Comments

David Sorensen’s ex-wife accused him of running a car over her foot and extinguishing a cigarette on her hand.

# white-house - Friday 9 February, 2018

Trump White House admits it could have 'done better' over allegations of domestic abuse against senior aide
# Washington
# Washington

Trump White House admits it could have 'done better' over allegations of domestic abuse against senior aide

Feb 9th 2018, 7:25 AM 9,732 Views 14 Comments

Rob Porter left his post as senior aide to Donald Trump on Wednesday after multiple accusations of domestic abuse were made by his two ex-wives.

# white-house - Thursday 8 February, 2018

White House staff secretary resigns after two ex-wives allege domestic abuse
# Rob Porter
# Rob Porter

White House staff secretary resigns after two ex-wives allege domestic abuse

Feb 8th 2018, 2:20 PM 19,500 Views 50 Comments

The White House has said Rob Porter denied the allegations.

# white-house - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Porn star who allegedly had affair with Trump to talk to Kimmel - straight after State of the Union
# Stormy Daniels
# Stormy Daniels

Porn star who allegedly had affair with Trump to talk to Kimmel - straight after State of the Union

Jan 30th 2018, 10:14 PM 58,917 Views 77 Comments

Trump is set to deliver his first State of the Union address as US President tonight.

# white-house - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Trump faces heavy criticism as he reveals his 'Fake News Awards' winners
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Trump faces heavy criticism as he reveals his 'Fake News Awards' winners

Jan 18th 2018, 7:20 AM 33,174 Views 81 Comments

Meanwhile, it has been reported that Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House is to be adapted for TV.

# white-house - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Steve Bannon refuses to answer lawmakers' questions following 'White House instructions'
# No Comment
# No Comment

Steve Bannon refuses to answer lawmakers' questions following 'White House instructions'

Jan 17th 2018, 7:14 AM 18,510 Views 35 Comments

This is the first time Bannon has testified in the probe around Trump’s campaign involvement with Russia.

# white-house - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Sean Spicer says 'there's a difference' between Irish and Mexican immigrants coming to US
# Forgiving Trump
# Forgiving Trump

Sean Spicer says 'there's a difference' between Irish and Mexican immigrants coming to US

Jan 13th 2018, 12:58 PM 48,811 Views 118 Comments

The former White House press secretary also said his Catholic beliefs helped him to forgive Donald Trump’s ‘pussy’ comments.

# white-house - Friday 12 January, 2018

Michael Wolff says Donald Trump sees Fire and Fury as 'a mortal threat to his presidency'
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Michael Wolff says Donald Trump sees Fire and Fury as 'a mortal threat to his presidency'

Jan 12th 2018, 2:05 PM 14,369 Views 64 Comments

Fire and Fury author Michael Wolff spoke to RTÉ Radio One’s Seán O’Rourke this morning.

# white-house - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News amid Trump row
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

Steve Bannon steps down from Breitbart News amid Trump row

Jan 9th 2018, 9:23 PM 18,688 Views 45 Comments

Donald Trump’s former Chief Strategist was the Executive Chairman of the right-wing website.

Trump thinks he would beat Oprah if she ran to become US President
# Noprah
# Noprah

Trump thinks he would beat Oprah if she ran to become US President

Jan 9th 2018, 8:12 PM 20,487 Views 101 Comments

…but doesn’t believe she’ll throw her name in the ring.

# white-house - Friday 5 January, 2018

Scalp removal and burgers: The most interesting revelations from tell-all book on Trump's White House
# Fire And Fury
# Fire And Fury

Scalp removal and burgers: The most interesting revelations from tell-all book on Trump's White House

Jan 5th 2018, 3:25 PM 37,650 Views 112 Comments

It’s the book everyone is talking about.

# white-house - Sunday 24 December, 2017

Donald Trump's bizarre first year in the White House, in 12 tweets
# Twitter Machine
# Twitter Machine

Donald Trump's bizarre first year in the White House, in 12 tweets

Dec 24th 2017, 12:00 PM 22,672 Views 53 Comments

It’s been a very odd year in US politics. Here it is, digested in 12 Trump tweets.

# white-house - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Trump hails 'historic' victory as Republican tax plan passes through Congress
# Tax
# Tax

Trump hails 'historic' victory as Republican tax plan passes through Congress

Dec 20th 2017, 9:52 PM 12,411 Views 124 Comments

Republican lawmakers were headed to the White House later today to celebrate with the president.

# white-house - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Trump to release medical records after questions over his health arise

Trump to release medical records after questions over his health arise

Dec 7th 2017, 9:53 PM 30,711 Views 60 Comments

Trump appeared to struggle with some words during a live statement at the White House on Wednesday.

# white-house - Friday 24 November, 2017

Trump's former adviser Michael Flynn now co-operating with the Russia investigation
# Cutting A Deal
# Cutting A Deal

Trump's former adviser Michael Flynn now co-operating with the Russia investigation

Nov 24th 2017, 7:33 AM 14,962 Views 29 Comments

Flynn is no longer sharing information with the Trump administration.

# white-house - Monday 13 November, 2017

US hate crimes rose during 2016 election as over 6,000 incidents reported
# Fbi Study
# Fbi Study

US hate crimes rose during 2016 election as over 6,000 incidents reported

Nov 13th 2017, 9:25 PM 5,762 Views 35 Comments

It has been a little over a year since Trump took office.

# white-house - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

The photos of Donald Trump completely ignoring a kid dressed up as a dinosaur are just brilliant
# T-rex
From The Daily Edge
# T-rex

The photos of Donald Trump completely ignoring a kid dressed up as a dinosaur are just brilliant

Oct 31st 2017, 11:09 AM 17,585 Views 4 Comments

Hello caption contest.

# white-house - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Mother of US soldier killed in Niger accuses Trump of 'disrespecting' her son
# Sergeant La David Johnson
# Sergeant La David Johnson

Mother of US soldier killed in Niger accuses Trump of 'disrespecting' her son

Oct 18th 2017, 8:29 PM 18,442 Views 92 Comments

Hours earlier, Trump denied the claims that were made, saying that he had proof.

# white-house - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

The third Trump travel ban has been blocked
# Three In A Row
# Three In A Row

The third Trump travel ban has been blocked

Oct 17th 2017, 10:35 PM 15,126 Views 32 Comments

The Trump administration is going round in circles in trying to implement the controversial ban.

# white-house - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Trump slams 'dishonest media' for reports of rift with Chief of Staff John Kelly
# Totally Made Up
# Totally Made Up

Trump slams 'dishonest media' for reports of rift with Chief of Staff John Kelly

Oct 11th 2017, 8:08 AM 13,774 Views 32 Comments

“The fake news is at it again.”

# white-house - Friday 29 September, 2017

US health secretary Tom Price quits
# White House
# White House

US health secretary Tom Price quits

Sep 29th 2017, 9:48 PM 19,482 Views 38 Comments

Price left the post after it emerged that he took private planes at taxpayers’ expense.

# white-house - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

'Absurd': White House denies declaring war on North Korea
# International Tensions
# International Tensions

'Absurd': White House denies declaring war on North Korea

Sep 26th 2017, 7:08 AM 15,567 Views 47 Comments

North Korea’s foreign minister said the statement from Trump was “clearly a declaration of war”.

# white-house - Saturday 23 September, 2017

LeBron James calls Donald Trump a 'bum' as US sports stars get political
# Slam Dunk
# Slam Dunk

LeBron James calls Donald Trump a 'bum' as US sports stars get political

Sep 23rd 2017, 6:45 PM 30,143 Views 127 Comments

Donald Trump has said that the NBA champions won’t be be coming to the White House.

# white-house - Monday 18 September, 2017

Hillary Clinton isn't ruling out challenging the 2016 election result
# Into Overtime
# Into Overtime

Hillary Clinton isn't ruling out challenging the 2016 election result

Sep 18th 2017, 10:39 PM 20,278 Views 83 Comments

The Democratic candidate isn’t sure how this would happen though.

# white-house - Friday 15 September, 2017

Here’s why there was a young boy mowing the lawn at the White House today
# Frank Giaccio
# Frank Giaccio

Here’s why there was a young boy mowing the lawn at the White House today

Sep 15th 2017, 4:37 PM 52,270 Views 25 Comments

The young boy said it was “pretty much the best day of my life”.

# white-house - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Could a fellow Republican beat Donald Trump in 2020?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Could a fellow Republican beat Donald Trump in 2020?

Sep 7th 2017, 6:30 AM 9,092 Views 65 Comments

There is a plausible scenario in which Trump could be vanquished by someone from his own party, Larry Donnelly writes.

# white-house - Monday 28 August, 2017

Kim K's new magazine cover is seriously dividing opinion on Twitter
# First Lady
From The Daily Edge
# First Lady

Kim K's new magazine cover is seriously dividing opinion on Twitter

Aug 28th 2017, 4:47 PM 10,110 Views 3 Comments

In which she takes after Jackie O.

# white-house - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Controversial Trump aide Sebastian Gorka is the latest official to leave the White House
# Out The Door
# Out The Door

Controversial Trump aide Sebastian Gorka is the latest official to leave the White House

Aug 26th 2017, 3:30 PM 13,737 Views 32 Comments

The circumstances of his departure are not clear.

# white-house - Friday 18 August, 2017

Steve Bannon out of job as Trump's chief strategist
# White House
# White House

Steve Bannon out of job as Trump's chief strategist

Aug 18th 2017, 6:10 PM 32,968 Views 204 Comments

It comes after a huge backlash over Trump’s response to white supremacist violence in Charlottesville, Virginia,

# white-house - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Steve Bannon calls white nationalists 'losers'
# Surprise Interview
# Surprise Interview

Steve Bannon calls white nationalists 'losers'

Aug 17th 2017, 8:22 AM 22,661 Views 112 Comments

The White House strategist is reported to be on shaky ground with Donald Trump.