Only 36% of Americans approve of President Donald Trump's performance in the Oval Office, a new Washington Post/ABC News poll has found.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called for an independent commission to investigate possible ties between the Trump administration and Russian Federation.
The people requested anonymity because Cobb's hiring hadn't yet been announced at the time.
Ty Cobb, a former prosecutor and defense lawyer at Hogan Lovells, will seek to play the role of crisis manager and disciplinarian in a White House that has struggled to deal with continuing questions about the federal and congressional probes that have dominated the early months of Trump's presidency. One will include a "product showcase" where American made products from all 50 states will be displayed in the White House.
The security clearance disclosure forms Gorelick helped Kushner prepare have had to be amended in order to add information that was originally omitted, including information on his meetings with Russian nationals during the Trump campaign and transition.
"Even if the ultimate truth of this tale is merely that Don Jr.is a political dunce who took a meeting that went nowhere-the best case-the Trumps made it appear as if they have something to hide".
Lewandowski called Stone, whom he fired from the campaign, a "serial liar" and unequivocally denied that he had anything to do with the affair that happened after he'd already been dismissed from the Trump operation or its disclosure. However, the Justice Department said it was not a problem. Cobb has known Mueller for years, as has Dowd, a former USA attorney who in private practice handled cases related to the Justice Department.
"Omissions are as harmful as contradictions because it seems like you're hiding something", Ari Fleischer, former press secretary to President George W. Bush, said of the Trump team's strategy.
Cobb is regarded as skilled at "managing crises and dealing with corruption allegations", Bloomberg reported, and has known special counsel Mueller for a number of years. "Under the leadership of President Donald Trump, not only will the American worker never be forgotten, but they will be championed".
Opinions over Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and whether the Trump campaign colluded with Moscow - a subject of multiple investigations - divided sharply along partisan lines.
The White House should review Jared Kushner's security clearance and suspend it in the meantime, a trio of Senate Democrats said in light of his newly disclosed 2016 meeting with a Kremlin-linked lawyer.