Former Wives of Top White House Aide Rob Porter Both Told FBI He Abused Them
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EXCLUSIVE: 'He pulled me, naked and dripping from the shower to yell at me.' Ex-wife of Trump aide Rob Porter who's …
Mathews responded to this kinder, gentler and more reflective version of Omarosa, a “reality show legend” (her words) who once relished her role as a villain, with a healthy dose of skepticism. She appeared to be “at a pivotal moment” in her life, Mathews observed.
‘Given how the president has shared dubious information at times when aides have presented him with reports from less-than-credible sources, Porter’s role has an outsized importance,’ the paper added.Shane Dominic Crawford is a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago and is currently believed to be a foreign terrorist fighter in Syria carrying out terrorist activity on behalf of ISIS, including acting as an English language propagandist for the group.
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“We assume it is because they want to divert our attention from the ongoing operations against Daesh in the Euphrates Valley,” he said, using an Arabic acronym for the Islamic State. “We only have a few more towns and villages to be cleared of ISIS. They are completely surrounded, and we are just waiting to finish our operations and clear the Iraqi-Syrian border.”
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She was one of more than 140 women who signed a letter last fall decrying what they called a “pervasive” culture of sexual harassment in the California legislature and in politics generally. She has also spoken out forcefully against male colleagues accused of sexual misconduct, in some cases calling for them to resign. Her Twitter feed is filled with posts promoting awareness about sexual harassment.
For a number of House Democrats, the budget caps deals means billions of dollars more in federal spending for their districts , funds they desperately want.California legislator cut national profile as activist against sexual harassment.While Porter was at Oxford on a Rhodes scholarship, Holderness landed a job with the governor of Idaho, her home state, which she said she taken partly to escape Porter’s abuse and further her own political career. She became friends with Trish Stack, who worked with her in the office in 2004 and 2005 and is now a marketing executive in Boise. Holderness confided in Stack about the abuse, telling her how it began on their honeymoon.
As part of the budget deal, Congress passed the fifth — and many lawmakers hope, final — stopgap bill to fund the government at current levels through March 23. After that, Congress will need to pass another funding bill, at the new spending levels, to prevent a shutdown and keep the government running.
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Today’s action notifies the U.S. public and the international community that Elsheikh, Choudary, Bouras, Crawford, and Taylor have committed or pose a significant risk of committing acts of terrorism. Designations expose and isolate organizations and individuals, and result in denial of access to the U.S. financial system. Moreover, designations can assist or complement the law enforcement actions of other U.S. agencies and other governments.
According to the State Department, Mr. Kotey “likely engaged in the group’s executions and exceptionally cruel torture methods, including electronic shock and waterboarding. Kotey has also acted as an ISIL recruiter and is responsible for recruiting several U.K. nationals to join the terrorist organization.” ISIL is another name for the Islamic State.
CNN’s Mohammed Tawfeeq and Emma Burrows contributed to this report.How many of the thousands of foreign fighters were killed and how many went to other countries or would seek to come home? These men will have been priority targets – but not the only ones.
Hope HicksHope Charlotte HicksDuring 2016, White House spokesman called Trump ‘deplorable’ and ‘Access Hollywood’ tape ‘some justice:’ report The Hill’s 12:30 Report Former Trump legal spokesman to testify to Mueller about undisclosed call: report MORE, the communications director and one of Trump’s closest aides. Shah said Hicks had recused herself from some discussions regarding the matter.
Ryan played up the big boost in defense spending in order to placate Republicans, while also trying to reassure Pelosi and wavering Democrats that he is resolved to coming up with a solution for Dreamers.
Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, one of Porter’s previous employers, told the Daily Mail that the allegations against Porter came from “character assassins.”By Barbara Starr and Ryan Browne, CNN
Opposition from GOP conservatives for Republican leaders to lean on Democrats for votes even as Pelosi took a hard line on Dreamers. In the end, more than 70 defied Pelosi and supported the package.AKA: Asadullah AKA: Abu Sa'd at-Trinidadi AKA: Shane Asadullah Crawford AKA: Asad DOB: February 22, 1986 POB: Trinidad and Tobago Nationality: Trinidad and Tobago