Capitol Report: State Department spent more than $52,000 for Nikki Haley’s curtains | Michael Bloomberg reportedly plans presidential run

How much the State Department spent on curtains for U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley; Mike Bloomberg and Bernie Sanders may be 2020 presidential contenders; and House Republicans move to extend individual tax cuts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 14th, 2018

State Dept Spokesperson Nauert Reportedly Trump Top Pick For UN Ambassador

Following Dina Powell's "not interested" response, CNN is reporting that President Trump's current top pick to replace Nikki Haley as UN ambasador is State Department spokesperso.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 1st, 2018

Trump expected to name State Dept. spokeswoman Nauert U.N. ambassador

President Donald Trump is expected to nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, reports said Thursday. Nauert, a former Fox News correspondent, would replace Nikki Haley, who has announc.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

Capitol Report: Nikki Haley’s 2-year stint as Trump’s U.N ambassador not unusual for a job that’s often been a revolving door

Nikki Haley is leaving her job as President Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations after just two years, but it’s not an unusually short stay for a position that’s often been a revolving door......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2018

Capitol Report: Nikki Haley says she’s stepping down as U.S. ambassador to United Nations as she praises Trump’s family

President Donald Trump accepted the resignation of his United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley on Tuesday, saying she will leave the administration at the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2018

New York Times amends report that improperly pinned pricey curtains on Nikki Haley

The New York Times on Friday said that a controversial story about curtains purchased for the new residence of the ambassador to the United Nations improperly focused on Nikki Haley. The newspaper recast the story to "reflect those concerns.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneySep 14th, 2018

Michael Bloomberg Reportedly Mulling a Presidential Run in 2020

The 76-year-old Bloomberg, who left the Repu.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 26th, 2018

Capitol Report: Clinton campaign alums — and, later, Clinton herself — blast Comey’s use of private email

Veterans of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign blasted the revelation that former FBI chief James Comey used personal email to conduct agency business, after a Justice Department watchdog report sharply criticized the ex-director......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

Capitol Report: Clinton campaign alums blast Comey’s use of private email

Veterans of Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign blasted the revelation that former FBI chief James Comey used personal email to conduct agency business, after a Justice Department watchdog report sharply criticized the ex-director......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 14th, 2018

Comey"s Actions Broke From FBI Procedure, But No Political Bias, Inspector General Says

Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s investigation into the FBI probe of Hillary Clinton found that former FBI Director James Comey “deviated” from FBI and Justice Department procedures, according to Bloomberg, which obtained the report.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 14th, 2018

Samsung reportedly plans Galaxy Note 9 announcement on Aug. 9

We’re still months away from getting to the next burst of 2018 flagship phones, but a report from Bloomberg this afternoon says one of the biggest of those phones may come sooner than expected......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 1st, 2018

Capitol Report: White House steps up campaign for Pompeo as confirmation battle heats up

The Trump administration and Arkansas Sen. Tom Cotton stepped up a campaign for Mike Pompeo’s nomination to head the State Department on Wednesday, as Pompeo runs into resistance in the Senate......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2018

Capitol Report: Blue-state Republicans embraced the 2017 tax cuts. It may have cost them.

When Washington Republicans were working to pass their tax reform package in 2017, there were warnings that it could cost many of them their seats in the 2018 midterms. That may just have happened.......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch13 hr. 14 min. ago

Snap reportedly subpoenaed by Justice Department and SEC for information on IPO disclosures

Getty/Michael Kovac The Justice Department and Securitie.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2018

Trump Threatens European Auto Tariffs, But May Have Himself To Blame For Record Trade Deficit

After returning from a trip to Europe, President Donald Trump is reportedly meeting with his trade team Tuesday to discuss an ongoing report by the Commerce Department related to a potential tariff on European automakers. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 13th, 2018

Florida"s agriculture industry takes big hit in hurricane

Florida’s agriculture industry suffered nearly $1.49 billion in damages from Hurricane Michael, with timber growers the hardest hit, the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services said Friday. The department estimated the economic lo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Capitol Report: At Wexton victory party, supporters say they didn’t want to leave anything to chance

State Sen. Jennifer Wexton became the first Democrat on Tuesday to flip a seat held by Republicans, capturing Virginia’s 10th district that has been in Republican control for over 40 years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2018

Economic Report: Jobless claims rise slightly on effects of Hurricane Michael

Initial jobless claims rose 5,000 to 215,000 in the latest week, the Labor Department said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2018

Capitol Report: White House set to meet with Amazon, Google | Fed nominee Liang may not make it to Senate floor vote

The White House plans to convene technology giants on Monday and urge them to make it easier for their workers to do brief tours of duty in government, the Washington Post reports......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2018

Capitol Report: Pompeo warned Saudi prince his future as king is in peril | Trump, Obama head to swing states

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman his future as king depends on his handling of the suspected murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, CNN reports......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2018

Recreational cannabis hot topic in New York

Attorneys were among those at a recent listening session locally who spoke in support of legalizing marijuana for recreational use. Sparked by the findings of a report commissioned by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, the state Department of Health recommended re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 15th, 2018