"Will Bruce Ohr, whose family received big money for helping to create the phony, dirty and discredited Dossier, ever be fired from the Jeff Sessions 'Justice' Department'?" the president wrote in a post on Twitter. "A total joke!"
CNBC's John Harwood talks to Rep. Steve Stivers, who is leading the Republican Party's efforts to prevent Democrats from seizing back the House majority in this fall's midterm elections.
Omarosa Manigault Newman pioneered the role of reality television villain. Now, she has reinvented herself as a Trumpian prophet of doom, eager to warn the world of the US president's racism and destructive capabilities, the Financial Times reports.
Trump told reporters on Friday that he expected to "quickly" remove the security clearance of Bruce Ohr, a Justice Department official with ties to special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
In a tweet shortly before his appearance on MSNBC, Brennan alleged that Trump's actions are "part of a broader effort" to "suppress freedom of speech & punish critics."
The move targets one of President Donald Trump's most vocal critics.
"I can't guarantee anything," Sanders said in the White House press room on Tuesday. "But I can tell you that the president addressed this question directly, I can tell you that I've never heard it."
Government ethics experts immediately sounded the alarm, suggesting it may have been a violation of the Hatch Act, which prohibits federal employees from engaging in political activity while on the job.
According to the official count from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, most of the recent employment gains for black Americans occurred during the Obama administration.
President Donald Trump launched attack after attack on Twitter against former advisor Omarosa Manigault Newman and special counsel Robert Mueller, among others.
Former "Apprentice" contestant Manigault Newman cites three sources in her book, "Unhinged: An Insider Account of Trump's White House," as telling her that there is a tape of Trump using the N-word during taping of his reality show.
The White House is scheduled to brief reporters Thursday as special counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing Russia probe continues to stoke rage from President Donald Trump.
"Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged Witch Hunt right now," the president wrote on Twitter.
Trump's morning venting raised questions about whether he is trying to influence the ongoing Russia investigation.
Trump escalates his attacks on the Mueller's probe of Russian meddling in the 2016 campaign.
"The president is exploring the mechanisms to remove security clearance because they've politicized, and in some cases monetized, their public service and security clearances," said press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders will take questions from reporters on Monday after President Donald Trump threatened Iran with punishment "the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered before."
Dan Coats downplayed an 'awkward' exchange earlier this week that suggested he was uncomfortable with a planned summit in Washington between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Trump said "I don’t see any reason why it would be" Russia who hacked Democrats in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
CNBC ranks Trump's quotes on the Fed and a slew of comments related to his controversial statement in Helsinki on Russian meddling.