Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Republicans Raise Concerns About Uptick In Midnight Regulations

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

President Obama has some six weeks left in office, and Republicans are worried his administration will be issuing regulations up until the very end.


China's Foreign Minister: Trump-Taiwan Call 'A Small Trick'

Friday, December 02, 2016

Trump's conversation is thought to be the first between a U.S. president or president-elect since 1979. China's foreign minister says he believes the call will not change U.S. policy toward China.


Trump's Defense Pick Challenges Rules Regarding Civilian Control Of The Military

Friday, December 02, 2016

Legally, recently retired generals aren't eligible to serve as secretary of defense. While praising James Mattis' service, some Democrats question whether he should lead the Defense Department.


Trump Relives Campaign Victory During Thank-You Tour Rally

Thursday, December 01, 2016

The president-elect delighted the crowd, reiterating themes, excoriating the media and political opponents. Earlier, he appeared in Indiana, to celebrate 1,000 manufacturing jobs staying in the U.S.


Trump's Election Calls Attention To Electoral College And Small Federal Agency

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

The Electoral College is a process, not a place. In the wake of Trump's victory, the little-known agency that oversees it, the Office of the Federal Register, has been inundated with emails.


Vowing To Roll Back Regulations, Trump Faces Uphill Task

Friday, November 25, 2016

One reason there are so many regulations is that there are many obstacles to removing them.


Trump Team To Discover Rolling Back Regulations Isn't Easy

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump wants to undo two regulations for each new one that is issued. Republicans have a long list of rules they'd like to rescind on issues like the environment and labor.


Trump Transition Work Set To Pick Up Speed

Thursday, November 17, 2016

The president-elect's team is rolling out staff to carry out the transition with Obama administration staff at various agencies, as Trump talks with more world leaders and potential Cabinet picks.


From Lobbyists To Loyalists, See Who's On Donald Trump's Transition Team

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

A fair number are Washington insiders, according to an organization chart of the team obtained by NPR. That's surprising for a candidate who pledges to "drain the swamp."


Who Is Reince Priebus, Trump's Newly Named Chief Of Staff?

Monday, November 14, 2016

Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, stayed on good terms with Donald Trump as the nominee and made sure the party's apparatus backed up Trump.


President-Elect Trump Names Pence To Lead Transition Team

Friday, November 11, 2016

The vice president-elect will replace New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, as Trump moves quickly to piece together his administration. Christie will stay on as a vice chairman.


Who Might Be In Donald Trump's Cabinet? Plus, More About The Transition

Thursday, November 10, 2016

The election just ended and the new president doesn't even take office until Jan. 20. But the transition from 44th to 45th president is already consuming Washington.


WATCH: President Obama On Trump Win, Clinton Loss

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

President Obama spoke on Wednesday, a day after the candidate he hoped would carry on his legacy suffered a devastating loss to Donald Trump.


Party Leaders Raise Concerns About Voting Issues On Election Day

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Fears of vote rigging and voter intimidation were present heading into Election Day.


Experts Warn Of Election Day Cyberattacks

Saturday, November 05, 2016

Nearly all 50 states have asked for federal assistance in protecting their voting systems and Ohio has asked the National Guard for help.


46 States Request Help From Homeland Security In Protecting Voting Systems

Friday, November 04, 2016

Forty six states have asked the Department of Homeland Security for help in protecting their voting systems from hacking. In Ohio, a cyber unit of the National Guard has been enlisted.


U.S. Chief Information Officer Seeks To Upgrade Government's Computers

Monday, October 31, 2016

The man who oversees the federal government's computer infrastructure is seeking more than $3 billion to upgrade and make the system more secure. He says trying to make current computers, some of which are decades old, safe from hacking is like trying to put airbags in an old car.


Obama Urges A Boost In IT Spending To Secure Federal Computers

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Protecting decades-old systems from hackers is like "trying to put air bags into an old car," the government's chief information officer says. The administration proposes $3.1 billion in upgrades.


FCC Vote Means Internet Providers Need Permission To Share Your Data

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Internet service providers will have to ask consumers before collecting and selling their data. However, the new rules do not apply to Google, Facebook and other tech giants.


WATCH: Megyn Kelly And Newt Gingrich Spar Over 'Sexual Predators'

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The Fox host and the former speaker of the House get in a testy discussion over sexual obsession and Donald Trump.