Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

New FCC Chairman Moves Quickly To Reverse Obama Policies

Friday, February 17, 2017

The new Federal Communications Commission chairman has moved quickly to reverse some Obama administration moves. The changes could affect consumers who use cable TV or the Internet.

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'Nobody That I Know Of': Trump Denies Campaign Contacts With Russia

Thursday, February 16, 2017

In a wide-ranging news conference, the president said his fired national security adviser did nothing wrong, but misled the vice president.

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Trump Picks R. Alexander Acosta As New Labor Nominee

Thursday, February 16, 2017

The president's first choice, Andrew Puzder, withdrew his nomination on Wednesday after facing criticism from members of both parties.

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6 Unanswered Questions After Michael Flynn's Resignation

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Flynn's departure from his position as national security adviser is followed by contradictory statements from the White House and an unclear timeline on the administration's response.

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Secret Service Director Announces Retirement

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Joseph Clancy was named director in 2014 by former President Obama to lead an agency in turmoil.

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After Meeting Canadian Prime Minister, Trump Talks Of Tweaking NAFTA

Monday, February 13, 2017

The president and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke of shared values at a news conference on Monday, but there are big differences in their approaches to immigration.

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Trump Vows To Update 'Obsolete' Infrastructure For Planes, Trains And Roads

Thursday, February 09, 2017

The president told a group of airline CEOs that U.S. airports are at the "bottom of the rung" and in need of an update.

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Homeland Security Secretary: Travel Vetting Could Include Passwords, Tweets

Thursday, February 09, 2017

John Kelly tells NPR that screening needs to improve. He also says President Trump's travel ban is not based on religion, and one of the great strengths of the U.S. is diversity of religious views.

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Trump Calls On Court To 'Do What's Right' And Uphold His Travel Ban

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Speaking to a gathering of sheriffs and police chiefs, President Trump said "a bad high school student" would understand the legality of his executive order, which is the subject of multiple lawsuits.

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DHS Secretary John Kelly Says He Regrets Rollout Of Immigration Orders

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told Congress Tuesday that in retrospect he should have delayed President Trump's travel ban by a few days to have better prepared lawmakers.

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White House List Contradicts Trump Claim That Terror Attacks Go Unreported

Monday, February 06, 2017

The president made the claim while speaking to troops at Central Command headquarters in Florida. Press secretary Sean Spicer later said the White House would give examples of underreported attacks.

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Watchdog Opens Probe Into Homeland Security's Handling Of Immigration Order

Thursday, February 02, 2017

A government watchdog will review the way in which the Department of Homeland Security implemented President Trump's executive order on immigration, including whether the department has followed court orders.

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Trump Touts Apprentice Ratings, Tells Prayer Breakfast: 'Pray For Arnold'

Thursday, February 02, 2017

Before the National Prayer Breakfast, Trump told the audience "don't worry" about his tense phone calls with leaders and promised to "totally destroy" a law barring churches from preaching politics.

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President Trump To Senate Leader: 'Go Nuclear' To Confirm Gorsuch

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Seeking quick approval of his Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, Trump wants Mitch McConnell to pull out all the stops if necessary.

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In Black History Month 'Listening Session,' Trump Lashes Out At Media

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

At the start of the meeting, President Trump called the media "the opposition." Attendees included Housing Secretary nominee Ben Carson and Darrell Scott, who discussed violence in Chicago.

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Trump Accuses Top Democrat Of 'Fake Tears' Over Executive Order

Monday, January 30, 2017

Chuck Schumer, a New York Democrat, became emotional Sunday, calling the president's travel ban "un-American." The president took aim at him in an unusual moment and questioned his sincerity.

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Trump Acts To Roll Back Regulations On Businesses

Monday, January 30, 2017

Cutting regulations is easier said than done, requiring a lengthy process involving public comment.

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Trump Gives Green Light To Keystone, Dakota Access Pipelines

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The pipelines had been blocked by the Obama administration, and President Trump's actions reignited the energy vs. environment debate.

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Trump's Press Secretary Tries For A Reset, But Goes On To Lament Negative Narrative

Monday, January 23, 2017

White House press secretary Sean Spicer, in his first full press briefing, pledges never to lie, although, he says, "Sometimes we can disagree with the facts." He called media coverage "demoralizing."

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Trump Signs 3 Memorandums, Including Withdrawal From Pacific Trade Deal

Monday, January 23, 2017

The order is mostly symbolic; the Trans-Pacific Partnership was never ratified. Trump also signed a hiring freeze and reinstated a policy restricting funding for international family planning groups.

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