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  1. Trump team closing in on White House photographer who worked with Bushes

    Gantdaily.com - Pennsylvania (PA) 01.21 / 19:19 gantdaily.com
    Shealah Craighead is in the running to become Donald Trump’s chief White House photographer. Craighead previously worked in the White House during the George W. Bush administration. She photographed Trump at the inaugural balls on Friday night, and the photography world is abuzz that she might be the Trump pick. Press secretary Sean Spicer said…
  2. Michelle Obama Gave Us a Major Hint About What She'll Do After the White House

    Popsugar.co.uk - Celebrities 01.21 / 19:03 popsugar.co.uk
    Michelle Obama deserves a holiday after eight busy years as first lady. And while she plans to take a break from public life after Jan. 20, 2017, she'll likely spend that free time considering her next move. During a pre-election round-table discussion at the White House about her Let's Move initiative in October, the first lady shared some clues with POPSUGAR about what that could entail - including a key change. One thing is clear: Michelle is dedicated to healthy living. But she…
  3. Trump 'blacklisted' CNN from White House - More outlets to follow

    Sott.net - World 01.21 / 18:59 sott.net
    Rogue fake news outlet CNN had their press pass applications denied by all Trump events at Friday's inauguration, with a source in the transition team revealing the network will not be welcome at future White House press briefings. Blaming CNN's biased reporting during the election, Trump considers the media organization to be a "fake news" outlet pushing a pernicious agenda. However CNN aren't taking the news lying down, with sources claiming they are fighting tooth and nail behind the…
  4. Trump White House ringed by ‘swamp’ denizens despite pledge

    Lethbridgeherald.com - World 01.21 / 18:35 lethbridgeherald.com
    WASHINGTON – The “new world” of Donald Trump’s Washington was supposed to be drained of “swamp” creatures who make their living through political ties. But the lobbyists, consultants and ex-government officials who earn their keep by selling their influence aren’t dissuaded by that piece of Trump’s agenda. Former campaign aides and other associates, like many The post Trump White House ringed by ‘swamp’ denizens despite pledge…
  5. Trump White House ringed by ‘swamp’ denizens despite pledge

    O.seattletimes.com - World 01.21 / 18:32 o.seattletimes.com
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Mike Pence has returned to Washington. So has his closest political ally, Bill Smith. Smith spent a dozen years as Pence’s chief of staff while the current vice president was a congressman and later Indiana governor. He’s expanding his lobbying practice into the nation’s capital now that Donald Trump and Pence hold […
  6. Ethics Watchdogs Have A Problem With Trump's White House Website

    Newsy.com - Politics 01.21 / 18:25 newsy.com
    Watch VideoAlmost immediately after the inauguration, Trump's business conflicts of interest were again scrutinized. But it wasn't Donald who had ethics watchdogs up in arms. It was Melania.Critics say Melania Trump's official bio page on the new White House website seemed to promote her jewelry line.The page listed some facts about the first lady and then said, "In April 2010, Melania Trump launched her own jewelry collection, 'Melania™ Timepieces & J…
  7. LGBTQ rights, climate change? Gone from White House website

    The Trump administration has immediately begun erasing discussion of work that’s been done on the pressing fronts of LGBTQ rights, climate change, health care, and other matters that have been heavily contested during the election. Just hours after the inauguration, news sources began reporting that pages dedicated to these issues at whitehouse.gov have been…
  8. Trump Removes 'Climate Change' From White House Website

    Boiseweekly.com - Boise City 01.21 / 14:21 www.boiseweekly.com
    Trump commits to eliminating the Climate Action Plan, a sweeping set of policies aimed at cutting carbon pollution, inlcuding a number of President Barack Obama's executive actions. Shortly after Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th president of the United States, all mentions of the phrase “climate change” disappeared from the official White House website, whitehouse.gov. The site now outlines Trump’s…
  9. Who Is The White House Chef? What you Need To Know About The Woman Who Cooks The President's Food

    IBTimes - Politics 01.21 / 14:17 ibtimes.com
    If President Donald Trump’s tweets are any indication, the man loves food. The new president has yet to chose a new White House chef, but it’s unlikely that Trump will pick Colonel Sanders — mainly because the Kentucky Fried Chicken founder died 37 years ago…
  10. Action on climate change 'harmful, unnecessary': Trump White House

    Greencarreports.com - Auto 01.21 / 14:09 greencarreports.com
    If there were any doubt that U.S. policy on climate change would change drastically under President Donald Trump, it should have been laid to rest shortly after noon yesterday. Following inauguration ceremonies for the 45th president of the United States, the Obama White House website was replaced with an entirely new site for the Trump…
  11. Where Does The Vice President Live? Mike Pence And Family Won't Move Into The White House

    IBTimes - Mobile 01.21 / 12:41 ibtimes.com
    Mike Pence became the vice president of the United States Friday, but he and his family won’t be moving into the White House. Instead, Pence will move not too far from President Donald Trump’s new digs to the grounds of the United States Naval Observatory, located at Number One Observatory Cir…
  12. Life after the White House

    Theweek.com - Politics 01.21 / 11:51 theweek.com
    Once they've relinquished the highest office in the land, many presidents enjoy rewarding second acts. Here's everything you need to know: What do ex-presidents do?It varies widely. "There's no rule of thumb," says historian Douglas Brinkley. Dedicating his presidential library in 2013, Republican George W. Bush quoted Alexander Hamilton, who worried that the nation would have its former chief executives "wandering among the people like discontented ghosts," potentially sowing discord.…
  13. Young Republicans kick-off first meeting as President Trump moves to the White House

    Thehawkeye.com - Burlington 01.21 / 10:55 thehawkeye.com
    Young Republicans from across Des Moines County gathered for their first meeting on the night of President Donald Trump’s inauguration, chattering as coverage of the day’s events played across multiple television scr…
  14. The white house LGBT rights page disappears

    Effiezy.com - Politics 01.21 / 09:50 effiezy.com
        So the transition of power begins. First up is the WhiteHouse.gov site where several pages are now changing or altogether disappearing — including a page on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights. It’s just been over an hour since Trump took office and whitehouse.gov/lgbt has now been replaced by a Trump “transition splash” [……
  15. Latest updates: Trump returns to White House after celebrations

    Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories 01.21 / 06:05 www.ctvnews.ca
    The 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump, has arrived back at the White House after attending three inaugural balls celebrating his…
  16. As Trump enters White House, California renews climate change fight

    California released new measures to fight climate change within minutes of Donald Trump being sworn in as U.S. president on Friday, signaling the state's commitment to be the nation's environmental steward under an administration that has questioned the reality of global…
  17. Trump trade strategy starts with quitting TPP: White House

    Abc.net.au - Politics news 01.21 / 03:24 www.abc.net.au
    The new US administration of President Donald Trump says its trade strategy to protect American jobs would start with withdrawal from the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade…
  18. President Donald Trump committed to eliminating unnecessary Climate Action Plan: White House website

    India.com - Asia 01.21 / 03:20 www.india.com
    Obama's White House website is now frozen in time, archived by the National Archives and Records Administration under the Presidential Records…
  19. White House freezes new regulations

    Fox17online.com - Michigan 01.21 / 02:17 fox17online.com
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is putting a freeze on any new regulations and halting ones that former President Barack Obama’s administration had started. A memo from White House chief of staff Reince Priebus says federal agencies shouldn’t submit any completed regulations to be published in the Federal Register until President Donald Trump’s administration can review them. The memo also freezes any regulations that were in the pipeline to be published. Regulations t…
  20. Clovis takes key ag job with Trump White House

    Siouxcityjournal.com - Iowa 01.21 / 01:41 siouxcityjournal.com
    HINTON, Iowa | Sam Clovis, a former Sioux City college professor and radio talk show host who signed onto Donald Trump's presidential campaign in 2015, has accepted a key White House job with the new Trump…