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White House aides Monday defended President Donald Trump's unsubstantiated claim that former President Barack Obama ordered a wiretap on telephones Trump used at his Trump Tower headquarters in New York.
Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president was unwilling to accept an assertion by James Comey, the director of the country's top law enforcement agency, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, that Obama did not order an illegal wiretap on Trump.
James Clapper, Obama's national director of intelligence, has also disputed the new president's contention.
In interviews on news talk shows, Sanders and Trump aide Kellyanne Conway both said the new president firmly believes his claim posted Saturday on Twitter, saying, "Terrible
Revised order draws support, ire from lawmakers along partisan lines
President Donald Trump signed a new executive order Monday that restricts immigration from six Muslim-majority countries for 90 days, dropping Iraq from January's original version of the order, and suspends the United States refugee program for 120 days.
The executive order revised Trump's controversial travel ban implemented six weeks earlier that has faced a wave of legal challenges in federal courts. The new measures
Sen. Bernie Sanders asked David Friedman, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be ambassador to Israel, whether he would back using funds earmarked for assistance to Israel to help rebuild the Gaza Strip.
Sanders in a letter he handed Friedman after they met Wednesday also asked whether he thinks the tax-exempt status of groups that fundraise for settlers should be reviewed. JTA obtained a copy of the letter on Thursday.
The questions in the letter are significant as they suggest the path
For the third time in less than three weeks, a swastika was affixed in the heavily-populated Jewish community in Boca Raton. This most recent incident was a swastika taped on the blackboard of an eighth grade classroom at Omni Middle School, done brazenly in the presence of several of the Jewish students in class.
On February 16th, two swastikas were drawn on the school’s bathroom wall accompanied by the words “Heil Hitler.” Principal Gerald Riopelle notified the parents with a robocall to
President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had a long telephone conversation Monday about strategic threats posed by Iran.
“The two leaders spoke at length about the dangers arising from the nuclear deal with Iran and Iranian aggression in the Middle East region and the need to work together to deal with those dangers,” Netanyahu's office said in a statement.
Netanyahu has been a vocal opponent of the nuclear deal signed between Iran and major world powers that went