news paper icon

Analyzed News

Analysis: White House briefing on Russia bounty reports raises more questions than it answers about Trump and US intelligence

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany addressed a flurry of questions on Monday about President Donald Trump's head-scratching response to recent news reports that the Russian government paid bounties to Afghan militants who killed American troops. [Source]

Publication Date:

Origin: cnn.com

Category:

Topics: reports, questions, House, White, secretary, Trump, intelligence, Kayleigh, press, answers, Analysis, briefing, Russia, bounty, raises, McEnany, addressed, Afghan, bounties, militants, killed, troops, American, government, Russian, President, flurry, Donald, Trump's, recent, response, head-scratching

Source: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_topstories/~3/bOWoD4eebG0/index.html

Related Articles

Opinion: The people who sit by while Trump sets Roger Stone free

By ruling on Thursday against President Donald Trump's effort to prevent a New York grand jury from getting its hands on his financial documents, the Supreme Court emphatically told Trump that no one -- not even the President of the United States -- is above the law. All nine justices agreed with one aspect of the ruling, that a president does not enjoy absolute immunity from state criminal process. A 7-to-2 majority also ruled that a state grand jury does not need to show a "heightened need" before serving a subpoena on a president. And, when it comes to congressional subpoenas, that solid majority rejected Trump's insistence that the House of Representatives must demonstrate "specific need" before obtaining his financial and banking records.

[ cnn.com ]