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Trump considering Joe Lieberman for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump considering Joe Lieberman for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

In January, he was the target of liberal scorn when he testified in favor of Trump's choice for Education Secretary, Betsy Devos, in her Senate confirmation hearings. Sherrod Brown. Lieberman is now a senior counsel at the NY law firm Kasowitz Benson Torres Friedman LLP, which has represented Trump for years .



Trump pulls trigger for NAFTA talks

The White House officially notified the Senate Finance and House Ways and Means committees, which have jurisdiction over trade, that the administration will update the 23-year-old North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Ryan went on to say that he believes Mr. Trump has prioritized "his millionaire friends and business ties" and hasn't done anything about the trade deficit with China.



Amid tumult, Trump leaves on first presidential foreign trip

During his first stop in Saudi Arabia, the president will meet with Saudi officials, as well as members of the Gulf Cooperation Council. Saudi Arabia will be the first country Trump visits since becoming president in January. Last week, the White House confirmed that the Trump administration is putting the finishing touches on a $300 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia.



Roger Ailes died of bleeding on the brain

George H.W. Bush said Ailes " wasn't perfect " but called him "my friend". Ailes resigned from the network last July after former anchor Gretchen Carlson filed a sexual harassment suit claiming she was sacked for rejecting Ailes' sexual advances.