Trump declines daily security briefings

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President-elect Donald Trump is the least-briefed president-elect in modern history, having participated in a total of two President’s Daily Briefs (PDB) since the November 8 election. In recent history, Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton all participated in nearly daily briefings as presidents-elect with Obama scheduling “deep dives” for particular topics. The classified […]

Milspouse gets UN ambassador nod from Trump

Nikki Haley, the governor of South Carolina and the spouse of a National Guardsman, has been nominated by President-elect Donald Trump to be the next United States Ambassador to the United Nations, the transition team announced. Trump’s pick of Haley is surprising to many political observers considering how vocal she was with her opposition toward […]