"The employee utilized oleoresin capsicum spray, or pepper spray, in response to an assaultive individual."
Some protesters countered by trying to establish a police-free “Black House Autonomous Zone."
The White House on Monday admitted that President Donald Trump was involved in the removal of US Attorney Geoffrey Berman after Trump had claimed he was "not involved" in the process this weekend.
"I think there was some misreporting on this earlier," a senior administration official said Monday on background in a briefing with reporters, when asked about a report that the president would ultimately side with Black Lives Matter protesters on the issue of systemic racism in police departments.
On Tuesday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that places modest restrictions on police chokeholds, calls for improved training requirements, aims to track problem officers when they change jobs to avoid punishment, and urges local governments to pair police with social workers when responding to certain types of calls. The president lost no time [
WASHINGTON — White House spokesman Hogan Gidley is departing the West Wing to become national press secretary for Trump’s re-election campaign, officials confirmed Tuesday. Gidley, who served as junior and then principal deputy press secretary after joining the White House in 2017, will be filling the role previously held by Kayleigh McEnany, who is now
The veteran communications official is close with Sarah Huckabee Sanders.
Deputy White House press secretary Hogan Gidley is moving over to President Trump's reelection campaign, where he will serve as a top spokesman, people familiar with the matter confirmed Tuesday.
President Trump’s return to the campaign trail Saturday is finding a smaller-than-advertised crowd in Tulsa, Okla. — and his aides are pointing fingers. “Sadly, protesters interfered with supporters, even blocking access to metal detectors, which prevented people from entering the rally,” campaign spokesman Tim Murtaugh said about an hour before Trump was set to take
A well-known former special counsel is accusing the Trump campaign of engaging in “wire fraud,” and another well-known attorney is backing up his claim. Norm Eisen made the wire fraud allegation in response to a tweet from former Obama White House Director of Communications Jennifer Palmieri. Eisen is a former White House Special Counsel for Ethics and [
President Trump kicked off his first campaign-style rally since March with a crowd size nowhere near what was expected. The White House blames protesters outside the arena for blocking the rally-goers from getting in.
"President Trump bears responsibility for whatever happens," - Dan Rather