Tamara Keith

Tamara Keith appears in the following:

Trump And North Korea

Friday, March 09, 2018

The White House says President Trump has agreed to meet North Korea's Kim Jong Un.

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News Brief: Trump To Meet Kim, Brazil Reacts To Tariffs

Friday, March 09, 2018

President Trump has agreed to a meeting with Kim Jong Un at an unspecified time and place, the White House said. Also, we hear how Brazil is reacting to Trump's tariffs on steel.

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President Trump Denies Claims Of An Affair With Adult Film Actress

Thursday, March 08, 2018

The adult film actress who claims she once had an affair with President Trump is suing him so she can tell her story, but Trump denies the claim.

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Trump's Televised Meetings

Thursday, March 08, 2018

A former producer from The Apprentice says he feels for White House advisors watching as President Trump goes off script in televised cabinet room listening sessions, much as he did on the show.

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Gary Cohn, Trump's Chief Economic Adviser, To Depart White House

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

President Trump's chief economic adviser Gary Cohn is leaving the White House. Cohn has fought against President Trump imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, a battle he appears to have lost.

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Trump Digs In On His Plan To Impose International Tariffs

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Despite public and private lobbying from senior Republicans, the president has not budged on his call for steel and aluminum tariffs, which are expected to be implemented by the White House this week.

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Trump, Guns and Steel

Friday, March 02, 2018

NPR White House correspondent Tamara Keith talks about the latest news coming out of Washington. 

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Why It's Hard To Tell Where Trump Stands On Gun Control

Friday, March 02, 2018

President Trump has left his Republican allies confused about his intentions on guns, concerned about his moves on trade and curious about the state of his White House staff.

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Trump Says Administration Working On 'Very Very Strong' Policies To Combat Opioids

Thursday, March 01, 2018

The president made an unexpected appearance at Thursday's White House opioid summit. "It's a problem that's growing," he said of the drug epidemic that has struck the country.

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Hope Hicks To Resign As White House Communications Director

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Hicks has worked for President Trump for three years, remaining a close aide even as many others were pushed out. "I am sure we will work together again in the future," the president said.

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President Trump Continues To Raise Ideas On How To Protect Against School Shootings

Thursday, February 22, 2018

The White House has held two days of listening sessions with students, parents, teachers, school administrators and state and local officials focused on firearms and school safety.

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After Florida Shooting, There's A Renewed Push To Change Gun Laws

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

President Trump said he's signed a memo directing the Justice Department to develop regulations to ban bump stocks, as Florida students press state legislators on passing new gun control measures.

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Trump Suggests FBI Missed Signs Of Fla. Shooting Because Of Russia Probe

Monday, February 19, 2018

President Trump sent several tweets over the weekend, including an accusation that the FBI's focus on the Russia probe distracted the agency from following up on the Florida school shooter.

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House Oversight Committee Opens Investigation Into Rob Porter's Security Clearance

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

The House Oversight Committee is investigating the White House's handling of a top level aide accused of domestic violence. The question is who at the White House knew what and when.

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Before Joining Trump Administration, Mick Mulvaney Acted As Anti-Deficit Crusader

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney was first elected to Congress in the Tea Party wave of 2010 and acted as an anti-deficit crusader. That is, until he became President Trump's budget director.

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White House Budget Proposal Projects Growing Federal Deficit

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

President Trump's budget would cut funding to the State Department and reduce spending on Medicare and Medicaid — while increasing military spending. It also projects a large federal deficit.

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Chief Of Staff John Kelly Faces Questions On Immigration Comments, Handling Of Staff

Thursday, February 08, 2018

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly is facing questions about his handling of abuse allegations against a senior White House staffer, but this is not the first time Kelly has come under fire.

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Trump Wants Pentagon To Stage Military Parade Down Pennsylvania Avenue

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

The president has directed the Pentagon to look into a parade, possibly to take place on Veterans Day. He was apparently inspired by the Bastille Day parade he saw last summer during a trip to Paris.

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House Passes Funding Extension After Trump Says 'I'd Love To See A Shutdown'

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

The bill to keep the government funded until March 23 goes to the Senate, which is expected to change it. Senate leaders say they are closer than ever to reaching a long-term budget deal.

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President Trump Insults Rep. Adam Schiff As He Tries To Push Back On GOP Memo

Monday, February 05, 2018

President Trump is going after Rep. Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, which voted to release a counter-memo following the GOP memo that Trump says vindicates him in the Russia probe.

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