Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price took private jets on at least five separate flights last week in a stark departure from his predecessors under the Obama administration. Read moreBlogs | Comments
Officials within the Trump administration recently rejected a draft report by the Department of Health and Human Services that found that refugees resettled in the US contributed an estimated $63 billion more in federal, state, and local...Show More Summary
“Trump administration officials, under pressure from the White House to provide a rationale for reducing the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year, rejected a study by the Department of Health and Human Services that found that [...]
Donald Trump Jr., the president's eldest son, has elected to forgo protection by the Secret Service, according to a senior administration official. The agency ceased protecting Trump, who lives in New York City and is an executive at the Trump Organization, last week. Show More Summary
The New York Times reports: Donald Trump Jr., the president’s eldest son, has elected to forgo protection by the Secret Service, according to a senior administration official, and another top White House official is losing hers. The agency ceased protecting Mr. Show More Summary
Donald Trump Jr. has chosen to no longer receive protection by the United States Secret Service, reportedly citing concerns over his privacy. According to The New York Times, a senior administration official has confirmed that Donald...Show More Summary
A draft report by the Department of Health and Human Services contradicts a central argument made by advocates of deep cuts in refugees.
Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of President Donald Trump, has given up his Secret Service detail, the New York Times reports. The presidential security agency stopped their detail last week, a senior administration official told the Times. He cited concerns for his privacy as his reason for...
An eastern Iowa police officer has been place on administrative leave after firing a service weapon while chasing a suspect. The Scott County Sheriff's Office is handling the investigation into … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. John McCain says he's backing a bill that would bar the Trump administration from forcing transgender troops out of the armed forces. In a statement Friday, the Arizona Republican says any service member, including...Show More Summary
The Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration has released Sixty-Four Percent of the Internal Revenue Service's Information Technology Hardware Infrastructure Is Beyond Its Useful Life (2017-20-051): The overall objective of this review was to determine the efficiency and effectiveness of key ongoing or planned activities aimed at addressing the IRS...
Wall Street Journal editorial, The Better IRS Reform: The long saga of Lois Lerner is coming to a close. Ms. Lerner was the infamous Obama Administration cat’s paw at the Internal Revenue Service, which harassed conservative political groups in the Tea Party era. Now the Trump Justice Department has decided...
The Vermont Department of Mental Health has been awarded a $9.9 million federal grant. Officials said Wednesday that the grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration will … Click to Continue »
To anyone thinking of driving into Tijuana through San Ysidro a couple of weeks from now, the U.S. General Services Administration has some advice: Think again. For a 57-hour period — from 3 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 until noon on Monday, Sept. 25 — the border will be closed to southbound vehicles....
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens says his administration is overhauling the state's jobs training program and creating a customer service platform targeted at economic development. Greitens in a Friday announcement said … Click to Contin...
“Trust your gut,” my friend advises when confronted with a monumental decision. Huh? My gut is more concerned with lunching at Panera — than, let’s say, the career trajectory of civil service administrators. But trite jokes aside, this advice represents conventional wisdom when facing an […]
The service members — all of whom have health care or language skills the military deems essential — would be forced out under Trump policy.
In May, the Trump administration announced without much fanfare that Susan LaPierre had been appointed to the board of directors for the National Park Foundation, the charitable arm of the National Park Service. While LaPierre’s biography on the foundation’s website calls her an “accomplished fundraiser,” it fails to directly mention perhaps the most notable details: […]
While Americans’ access to reproductive health care and education is under assault from the Trump administration and Congress, Planned Parenthood received a prestigious medical award for its range of health care services and its scope in reaching low-income women. The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation announced on Wednesday that the Lasker Awards would go to Planned […]
By Stratfor – North Korea has indeed conducted its sixth nuclear test. The US Geological Service and the China Earthquake Administration recorded a 6.3 magnitude earthquake as a result of the detonation on Sept. 3, followed by...