Trump Says Pat Cipollone to Be His Next White House Counsel

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18 October, 2018

"Like literally zero. Some of the people I've endorsed have gone up 40 and 50 points just on the endorsement".

The upcoming midterm elections offer Democrats a chance to take control of the House and Senate and Trump's critics would consider a GOP loss on par with a loss for Trump. "I mean, it's a challenge", he said.

"I was ecstatic", Andy Thomas, the man who painted "The Republican Club" told TIME Magazine.

For President Donald Trump, that fictional "happy hour" exists, in the form of a painting hanging at the White House that caused a huge uproar on social media when it was revealed over the weekend.

The White House counsel would bear the brunt of congressional subpoenas and investigations should Democrats retake the House of Representatives in next month's elections. That same woman, according to an interview with Time Magazine earlier this year, appears in a similarly styled painting of Obama and other Democratic presidents.

President Donald Trump says his former lawyer Michael Cohen was "lying" when he testified under oath that Trump directed him to break the law.

Trump scoffed at the idea that he would need Russian Federation to win the presidential election.

India quietly seals missile deal with Russia despite US warning
The two countries also signed eight agreements covering space, nuclear energy and railways at a televised news conference. However, the improving ties between India and Russian Federation could hit its relation with the U.S. , say experts.

I told Saudi king he wouldn't last without USA support
Oil prices have risen in recent weeks ahead of U.S. sanctions on Iran - set to be imposed early next month. The White House said Trump and the king spoke on "issues of regional concern".

Why The New York Times TL;DR'd its own 14218-word Trump investigation
The paper says it found that Fred Trump loaned his son the equivalent to $140m in today's money - much of which was not repaid. That the president's deceased parents Fred and Mary Trump transferred more than $1bn to their children.

On Saturday, Trump called the commercial litigator "a great guy" who is "very talented".

Trump issued an order in July to end the practice.

"But what I'm not willing to do is sacrifice the economic well-being of our country for something that nobody really knows", Trump said.

"That will not be something I enjoy doing either", he added.

Asked about his wartime leadership, Trump acknowledged that he has not brought USA troops home from conflict zones overseas and that there are more Americans serving in harm's way now than when he took office. "It's a little bit more", he said.

Office of Management and Budget director Mick Mulvaney told FOX Business on Wednesday that the administration had cut 176 regulations previous year and was focused on eliminating three main ones in the near future: "Waters of the U.S.", CAFE standards for cars and a clean power plant rule.

Cohen, who recently switched his party affiliation from Republican to Democrat, said in a Sunday tweet that the November 6 midterms "might be the most important vote in our lifetime". "So no, I'm definitely running".

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