White House

Trump keeps ripping up papers that need to be preserved

Future historians will note this was the first presidency to be held together by Scotch tape. President Trump keeps tearing up papers that are required by law to be preserved, a new report says. Under the Presidential Records Act of 1978, the White House is required to keep presidential papers...

Monday, June 11, 2018 - 5:05pm

Trump passes the Right to Try law, but what does it do?

On Wednesday, President Donald Trump signed the Right to Try law to assist people with terminal illnesses. The idea behind the Right to Try act is meant to give hope to those who have terminally ill and with a swipe of a pen, Trump passed the bill to become a law. According to President Trump,...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 5:32pm

The Foreman Forecast: A leak in the house

Traitors. Cowards. Leakers. All three words meant the same thing this week to President Trump as he let fly with a scorching tweet, promising to hunt down anyone in the White House releasing unauthorized information. At the same time, he railed about reporters saying this problem he has...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 5:06am

The Foreman Forecast: The ‘best’ info?

Like the final player on the losing side of a dodgeball game, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders is doing some pretty fancy ducking and diving. Facing a daily barrage of questions from reporters — much of it keyed to President Trump’s shifting versions of the facts — she...

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 5:01am

You can now play Trump Cabinet Bingo

The Trump administration is known for its revolving door: More than three dozen Cabinet members and senior aides hired or nominated by Trump have departed his presidential orbit. (And that's not even counting Trump's firings of people he inherited, like James Comey and Sally Yates.)...

Friday, April 6, 2018 - 2:15pm

White House Easter Egg Roll: When it is and how to live stream

Last year marked Trump’s first official Easter Egg Roll, a longstanding tradition held since the late 19th century. There were 35,000 people in attendance at Obama's final Easter Egg Roll, compared to the expected 21,000 at Trump’s first — though that number is average,...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:54pm

Everything to know about the Disney star who just joined Trump White House

It’s true: the newest addition to the Trump White House is Disney child-star Caroline Sunshine. Now 22, she played foreign exchange student Tinka Hessenheffer (twin to Gunther Hessenheffer) on "Shake It Up" alongside actresses Bella Thorne and Zendaya.  "It’s...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 1:46pm

Meet the original staffers still working in the Trump White House

UPDATED March 23, 2018 There have been several members of the Trump White House who have either resigned or were fired before Trump’s first year in office and there may be more who plan to leave soon. According to the New York Post, there might be a “mass exodus” in the Trump...

Friday, March 23, 2018 - 10:08am

All of Trump's friends who have been given government jobs

Since taking office, Trump has appointed a number of friends to government jobs. Those appointments have involved some stratospheric leaps in skill sets (from party planner to regional head of a federal agency, for example), some serious cash and — what the president reportedly prizes above...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 3:38pm

Trump staffers reportedly have 'dead pool' for who's fired next

So yeah, it’s March Madness — we all know that. But according to recent reports, Trump White House staffers are filling out brackets of their own (with a little more than just a game at risk): a dead pool on who will be fired next. Cool. "Would you want to go to work every day...

Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 1:19pm

WATCH: Students turn their backs on the White House on National Walkout Day

Today, March 14, is National Walkout Day. At 10:00 a.m., schools spanning the nation and across time zones participated in a demonstration that lasted for 17 minutes — one minute for every victim of the Parkland shooting which occurred exactly one month ago today. Schools from NYC to Texas...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 11:10am

Tillerson not the only one leaving the White House today

Don't everyone rush toward the exits at once. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson isn't the only member of the the Trump administration departing today: Trump's personal assistant was fired for an "unspecified security issue" this morning, and Tillerson's undersecretary was...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 - 4:57pm

Does Jared Kushner have a security clearance?

The ongoing feud that has pitted Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump against White House Chief of Staff John Kelly reached a fever pitch earlier this week. Kelly reportedly have President Trump a thinly-veiled ultimatum through a suggested demotion of the Jared Kushner security level. So, does Jared...

Friday, March 2, 2018 - 2:03pm

'He was f---ing pissed:' One of last remaining original staffers has fallenout of Trump's good graces

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly may be under fire after he allegedly did not tell President Trump about the abuse allegations against White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter.  White House Staff  Secretary Rob Porter resigned last Wednesday because of allegations of physical abuse by...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 2:13pm

Omarosa warns America of Mike Pence, says he's worse than Trump

Former White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman went after Vice President Mike Pence during a recent clip of Celebrity Big Brother in which she told her houseguests about how Pence is scarier than President Trump. "Can I just say this? As bad as y’all think Trump is, you would be...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 1:16pm

Several Eagles players plan to skip White House visit

Some players have announced they will not participate in the Philadelphia Eagles White House visit ceremony in April. The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots 41 to 33 in Super Bowl XLL to bring the first NFL back to Philly 1960, but don’t expect all the players to attend...

Monday, February 5, 2018 - 2:48pm

Historic White House tree to be removed this week

All good things must come to an end — and that goes for even the most iconic of landmarks.  A large part of the Jackson Magnolia tree, the oldest on White House grounds, is scheduled to be cut down later this week due to its decaying state, CNN reports.  It has stood on the west...

Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - 9:46am

Dictionary.com uses this word to describe Vice President Mike Pence

Dictionary.com doesn't hold back when it comes to chiming in on what goes on in the White House and they definitely had something to say when Vice President Mike Pence gave a speech about President Trump. On Wednesday, Vice President Mike Pence gave a three-minute speech praising President...

Friday, December 22, 2017 - 1:37pm

Omarosa denies being 'physically removed' from White House

Trump White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman wants everyone to know that she was not fired from her position at the White House because of a fiery confrontation with chief of staff John Kelly and she was not escorted out of the building by Secret Service. It was first reported that the former...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 2:13pm

Trump almost didn't choose 'embarrassingly poor' Pence as VP

When making a decision about who to choose as his running mate, Donald Trump was concerned with potential ticket mate Mike Pence. Why? Because he thought Pence was “embarrassingly poor.” Before Trump chose Pence, he sized him up over a game of golf. The Atlantic reported: ...

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 7:46pm