Tamara Keith

Tamara Keith appears in the following:

First State Dinner: A Chance For Melania Trump To Put Her Stamp On The White House

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

State dinners are a chance for first ladies to express their tastes and make a statement. But historically these diplomatic dinners have had their share of mishaps.

Comment

Trumps Will Hold First State Dinner 15 Months Into His Presidency

Monday, April 23, 2018

President Trump and the first lady host their first state dinner Tuesday night. It's for French President Macron and his wife. History shows that state dinners are high pressure and can be fraught.

Comment

Trump Attorney Cohen Drops Dossier Lawsuits Against Fusion GPS, BuzzFeed

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Michael Cohen says he still feels he has been defamed by the infamous dossier, but he has too much on his hands for the suits to move forward.

Comment

Trump's Rhetoric Doesn't Necessarily Match His Administration's Actions in Syria

Monday, April 16, 2018

President Trump's threats suggested U.S. military action against Syria might be more robust than it actually was. It's not the first time Trump's actions have proven more restrained than his rhetoric.

Comment

Trump Administration Officials Say President Has Not Made A Decision On Syria

Friday, April 13, 2018

President Trump criticized President Obama for not enforcing his red line on Syria's use of chemical weapons. Trump is promising to act, as he did once before. But action is more complicated this time.

Comment

Why Special Counsel Mueller Might Be Interested In Trump's 'Access Hollywood' Tape

Thursday, April 12, 2018

FBI investigators reportedly sought information on the Access Hollywood tape as part of the raid of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen. Why? Some see a possible nexus with potential campaign finance violations.

Comment

Trump Denounces FBI Raid On His Attorney And Alleged Chemical Attack In Syria

Monday, April 09, 2018

President Trump denounced the suspected poison gas attack in Syria over the weekend and said the U.S. would soon decide how to respond.

Comment

Syrian Civil War: Parsing Mixed Signals From Trump Administration

Sunday, April 08, 2018

President Trump has been giving mixed signals on the U.S. role in Syria. NPR's Michel Martin talks to NPR White House correspondent Tamara Keith about how Trump may respond to the chemical attack.

Comment

White House Staff Hurries To Fill In Details After Trump Makes Policy Announcements

Friday, April 06, 2018

President Trump's comments about sending troops to the border seemed to set off a scramble among officials trying to catch up to his pronouncement. It's not the first time that's happened.

Comment

Trump Says He Didn't Know His Lawyer Paid Adult Film Star $130,000

Thursday, April 05, 2018

President Trump for the first time has answered questions about Stormy Daniels, the adult film actress and director, who claims to have had an affair with him a decade ago.

Comment

Trump Under Investigation By Special Counsel But Not As A Criminal Target

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

NPR confirms that the president's legal team was notified last month that he wasn't a criminal target at the time but is being investigated.

Comment

Trump Meets With Baltic States Amid Heightened Tensions With Russia

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

The leaders of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania meet with President Trump Tuesday. Formerly under Soviet control, they are are concerned about Russian aggression.

Comment

FACT CHECK: Has Citizenship Been A Standard Census Question?

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said a question about U.S. citizenship was included in every census from 1965 to 2000. Census history tells a more nuanced story.

Comment

Trump Under Oath: Sometimes Combative, Often Boastful, Usually Lacking Details

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

President Trump says he wants to testify in the special counsel's investigation. He could also face depositions in several civil cases, something he has been through many times before.

Comment

U.S. Expelling Russian Intelligence Officers, Closing Consulate In Seattle

Monday, March 26, 2018

The Trump administration announced it is expelling dozens of Russian intelligence officers in response to a poison attack on a former spy and his daughter in the U.K.

Comment

Trump Threatens Veto Of Spending Bill

Friday, March 23, 2018

President Trump said he is considering vetoing a $1.3 trillion spending bill passed Friday, coming as a surprise to Capitol Hill. In a tweet, he complained the bill lacks his immigration priorities.

Comment

Trump Signs $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill, Averting A Government Shutdown

Friday, March 23, 2018

Hours earlier, the president had hinted at vetoing the legislation but relented, citing "national security." The threat added suspense to what otherwise would have been a perfunctory signing ceremony.

Comment

Former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton To Replace National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster

Thursday, March 22, 2018

President Trump tweeted Thursday evening that former U.N. ambassador John Bolton would replace national security adviser H.R. McMaster. McMaster also released a statement about his retirement.

Comment

Lead Lawyer On Trump's Team Handling Special Counsel Russia Probe Resigns

Thursday, March 22, 2018

John Dowd recently said the special counsel's Russia investigation should be shut down. He is now leaving, saying, "I love the president and wish him well."

Comment

President Trump Adds New Lawyer To His Legal Team

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

President Trump has added a new lawyer to his legal team — one who's been vocal about attacking the Justice Department. He's not the only member of that legal team to do so.

Comment