Articles about John Kelly
15 Dec 2018
Trump names Mick Mulvaney as interim Chief of Staff
US President Donald Trump has named his budget director Mick Mulvaney as interim White House Chief of Staff, putting a halt to a chaotic search to who will take over one of the most important positions in the federal government.
09 Dec 2018
Chief of Staff Kelly to step down by year-end: Trump
US President Donald Trump yesterday said his Chief of Staff John Kelly would be leaving White House by the end of this year, the latest in the series of reshuffle in Trump administration.
13 Nov 2018
CNN sues Trump, others for banning WH correspondent Jim Acosta
CNN is filing a lawsuit against US President Donald Trump and several White House officials over the ban on its Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta.
07 Sep 2018
Who is that anonymous NYT writer? Gambling-sites betting on author
The 1,034-words New York Times anonymous commentary, that launched a scathing attack on US President Donald Trump, has raised quite a lot of curiosity.
06 Mar 2018
Jared Kushner-Ivanka Trump's White House presence under scrutiny, roles reduced
After being stripped of his top security clearance, Jared Kushner, and his wife Ivanka Trump, once the White House power couple, are invincible no more.
01 Mar 2018
Trump-aide Hope Hicks steps down as White House Communications Director
Hope Hicks, one of the closest aides of US President Donald Trump, is resigning as the White House Communications Director.
10 Feb 2018
Second White House aide resigns over domestic abuse allegations
After Rob Porter, David Sorensen has become the second White House aide to step down this week amid allegations of domestic abuse.
19 Jan 2018
Views on wall between US, "dangerous" Mexico never changed: Trump
After White House Chief of Staff, John Kelly, stated President Trump's stance on the US-Mexico wall was evolving, the latter denied changing his views on the same.
01 Dec 2017
White House dismisses rumors on Secretary of State Tillerson's removal
Reports in the US media have indicated that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson may be replaced with CIA chief Mike Pompeo.
28 Nov 2017
Trump's chief of staff trying to rein in Jared Kushner
US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner is commonly referred to as the "secretary of everything."
23 Oct 2017
President Trump didn't remember my husband's name: Dead soldier's widow
Myeshia Johnson, the pregnant widow of the fallen US soldier Sgt La David Johnson, lashed out at President Donald Trump as he couldn't remember her husband's name during the condolence phone-call.
20 Oct 2017
White House's John Kelly defends Trump in 'insensitive comments' case
White House chief of staff General John Kelly has now risen to President Donald Trump's defense, accusing "selfish" congresswoman Frederica Wilson of being "an empty barrel".
19 Oct 2017
Trump rejects allegations he was 'insensitive' to soldier's widow
President Donald Trump has rejected Democratic Congresswoman Frederica Wilson's claim that he made a fallen soldier's wife cry as "totally fabricated."
13 Oct 2017
Trump faces backlash after threatening to abandon hurricane-hit Puerto Rico
President Donald Trump said federal aid can't continue "forever" to Puerto Rico, a US territory facing a humanitarian crisis after being hit by two hurricanes.
12 Sep 2017
Bannon: Trump firing Comey biggest mistake in 'political history'
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said President Donald Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey was the biggest mistake made in "modern political history."
26 Aug 2017
Controversial Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka exits White House
A White House official said Sebastian Gorka, one of US President Donald Trump's most publicly visible aides, is no longer part of the Trump administration.
19 Aug 2017
Trump's controversial chief strategist Steve Bannon exits White House
The Trump administration has lost yet another top aide.
08 Aug 2017
Trump breaks 64-years of precedent, gives just one solo presser
US President Donald Trump's dislike for the news media is no secret, he largely prefers Twitter for disseminating information.
02 Aug 2017
"Won't stay off social media", says Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump's Twitter addiction is well known; he recently made it clear that he wouldn't quit using social media as it was the only way for him to "get the truth out".
29 Jul 2017
Trump's chief of staff forced out in stormy White House
US President Donald Trump has forced out White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, replacing him with Homeland Security secretary John Kelly.
29 Jun 2017
US announces new flight security measures to avoid laptop ban
The US Department of Homeland Security has unveiled enhanced security measures for all flights entering the US.
29 May 2017
Trump defends Kushner over allegations of Russia communication
President Donald Trump came out in support of his son-in-law and senior White House advisor Jared Kushner, following reports that he had tried setting up secret back-channels for communication with Russia.
29 May 2017
Laptop ban: US may ban laptops on all flights
US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said that the US is considering imposing a blanket ban on carrying laptops in the cabins of all fights coming in and leaving from the US.
27 May 2017
Reports- Kushner met Russian ambassador, discussed possible back-channel for talks
On May 27, it was reported that Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner had spoken to Russia's ambassador to Washington, Sergei Kisylak, in December.
26 May 2017
Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner under FBI scrutiny in Russia probe
On May 26, it was reported that President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner was facing FBI scrutiny as part of the investigation into Russia, according to US media reports.
21 Mar 2017
Electronic devices larger than cellphones banned on certain US-bound flights
In March, the US banned electronic devices larger than a cellphone on incoming flights from certain countries due to a security threat, said officials.
27 Feb 2017
Mexico promises to retaliate to Trump's economic measures
Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said Mexico would respond to any tax the US would unilaterally impose on Mexican imports.
26 Feb 2017
Mexico wall to come 'way ahead of schedule', says Trump
US President Donald Trump said building of the "great (Mexico) border wall" will start "soon, way ahead of schedule".
24 Feb 2017
"Concern, irritation" among Mexicans about Trump's immigration policies
Expressing "irritation" at US President Donald Trump's policies, Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray told US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that Mexico was worried about respect for immigrants' rights.
23 Feb 2017
Mexico rejects US deportation policy
Mexico has rejected new immigration guidelines issued by the Trump administration, under which all immigrants are subject to deportation.
12 Feb 2017
Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall to cost $21.6 billion
The proposed wall along the US-Mexico border will cost $21.6 billion, a study from Department of Homeland Security has found. It will take over three years to construct it.
11 Feb 2017
Donald Trump "growing increasingly frustrated" in new job
US President Donald Trump is "growing increasingly frustrated" in the face of realistic governing challenges in his new job.
02 Feb 2017
Trump threatens to send troops to Mexico: Associated Press
President Donald Trump threatened to send American troops into Mexico to take care of "bad hombres" [bad men] in a phone call with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, according to a leaked White House transcript cited by the Associated Press.
27 Jan 2017
Trump considers 20% tax on Mexican imports to finance wall
US President Donald Trump suggested that a new 20% tax on imports from Mexico would be instituted to finance the construction of a border wall.