Brian Naylor

Brian Naylor appears in the following:

Trump Says Administration's Response To Hurricane In Puerto Rico A '10'

Thursday, October 19, 2017

After meeting with the island's governor and the FEMA administrator, the president said things on the island were already pretty rough but he praised residents for their spirit.

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The Love Letters Of A Young Barack Obama On View At Emory University Library

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The musings of the future president at age 21 reveal familiar themes of alienation and lack of belonging that would arise again in his later writing.

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Senators Grill Attorney General Sessions On Russia, Comey, 'Sanctuary Cities'

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The attorney general testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday and defended his past comments to the panel about his contacts with the Russian ambassador during the 2016 campaign.

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Fallen Soldier's Mother Says Trump Disrespected Her Son And Family

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The controversy began with a question about the president's lack of response to the deaths of U.S. soldiers in Niger. It took another turn on Wednesday with a dispute over his comments to a widow.

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FEMA Looks To Hire 2,000 More People As It Responds To Long List Of Disasters

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Federal Emergency Management Agency is being stretched by the number of natural disasters this year. The agency has put out the help wanted sign as it responds to 22 disasters nationwide, including massive hurricanes in the south and now wildfires in the west.

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In An Effort To Get People To Tune In, Government Agencies Try Podcasting

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Government agencies have a number of ways to get out their messages. There's press releases, news conferences and social media. And now, several cabinet departments are trying their hand at podcasts.

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White House Amends Travel Ban To Expand Beyond Muslim-Majority Countries

Monday, September 25, 2017

President Trump amended his travel ban to include most travelers from Iran, Libya, Yemen, Somalia, Chad and North Korea. Additionally, some travelers from Venezuela and Iraq will now face extra restrictions and additional screening. The ban goes into effect October 18, and unlike the previous ones, does not expire. The plan will almost certainly spark a new round of legal challenges.

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Equifax Breach Puts Credit Bureaus' Oversight In Question

Thursday, September 21, 2017

The day that Equifax said millions of Americans' personal information had been exposed, lawmakers were considering legislation the industry favored. Now, some are calling for tougher regulation.

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Trump Ends DACA, Calls On Congress To Act

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

The Obama-era program will expire in six months, the administration said on Tuesday. Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals granted legal protections to roughly 800,000 people.

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Busy Trump Travel Schedule Adds To Secret Service Overtime Costs

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The Secret Service is bumping up against statutory limits on overtime pay, as it struggles to provide protection for President Trump and his family, all of whom travel frequently.

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'We Are Not Nation-Building Again,' Trump Says While Unveiling Afghanistan Strategy

Monday, August 21, 2017

After months of deliberation, a reluctant president is expected to increase the American military presence by about 4,000 troops after 16 years of war with no end in sight.

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Trump Heads To His New Jersey Golf Club For 17-Day 'Working Vacation'

Friday, August 04, 2017

The president and all staff are leaving the West Wing for an extended period this month so that the heating and air conditioning systems can be upgraded, the White House says.

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White House Reverses Effort To Delay Obama Ozone Regulations

Thursday, August 03, 2017

The Trump administration has reversed its effort to delay implementation of an Environmental Protection Agency regulation lowering acceptable ozone emissions, a major component of smog. The reversal comes after 16 states filed a lawsuit saying the delay was unlawful.

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Environmental Groups Challenge EPA In Court Over Ozone Rule

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

The Trump administration seeks to roll back and delay dozens of regulations across government, including one to lower smog-creating ozone. Environmental groups are challenging the EPA in court.

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Trump Unveils Legislation Limiting Legal Immigration

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

There has been a huge debate about immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally, but the administration is looking to cut the number of legal immigrants allowed into the country by half.

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Trump Says No 'Chaos' As He Swears In His New Chief Of Staff

Monday, July 31, 2017

The president was hoping for a reset with a new chief of staff, his former Homeland Security secretary, John Kelly. Shortly after the swearing-in, the White House communications director was out.

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Congress Emerges From Another Health Care Failure Without A Clear Path Forward

Friday, July 28, 2017

Whether Republicans will try to resurrect health care efforts — again — is uncertain. Republican Sen. John McCain, who cast the decisive no vote, said the bill's defeat is a chance to "start fresh."

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White House Communications Director Calls Chief Of Staff 'A Paranoiac' And Much Worse

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Speaking to The New Yorker, Anthony Scaramucci seems to blame Reince Priebus for "leaks," notably a report about his financial disclosure forms that was based on what were actually public records.

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Rep. Steve Scalise Released From Hospital

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Six weeks after being shot while practicing baseball with other Republican lawmakers, Rep. Steve Scalise has been discharged from the hospital.

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Foreign Agents Take Center Stage In Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

As congressional scrutiny of Russian interference expands, the panel began looking Wednesday at the advocacy of foreign governments — though key witnesses did not appear as originally planned.

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