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Brittany Shepherd
Washington, D.C.
Areas of Expertise
Politics
Pop Culture
Languages Spoken
Czech
White House Revs Up to Debut New Tax Plan by End of Summer
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White House Director of Legislative Affairs Marc Short told reporters Friday that the Trump administration is gearing up to unveil a n...
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Trump to Naval Academy Grads: 'You Are Warriors, You Are Fighters, You Are Champions'
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President Donald Trump sent off the United States Naval Academy graduating class of 2018 with flare Friday with his commencement addre...
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Comey Says Trump Lied About 'Spygate' Claims
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Former FBI Director James Comey said President Donald Trump's recent claims that the FBI improperly spied on the Trump campaign were b...
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Trump Administration Ethics Ratings Bottom Out: Poll
By - a month ago
A recent Gallup poll shows that only 7 percent of Americans rate President Donald Trump's ethics as excellent. This rating hits a reco...
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Trump Issues Presidential Medal of Honor to Controversial Retired Navy SEAL
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President Donald Trump issued the Medal of Honor to a former Navy SEAL Team Six member who attempted to rescue a team member from an A...
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Pompeo Denies Kim Jong Un Is 'Weak': 'He Has Enormous Capacity'
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed that Kim Jong Un was a “strong” leader just hours after President Donald Trump scrapped the hig...
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Trump: Comey 'Inflicted Great Pain' on the FBI
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President Donald Trump slammed former FBI director James Comey Thursday morning, claiming that department employees spoke out against...
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Jared Kusner Regains White House Security Clearance: Report
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Son-in-law and adviser to the president Jared Kushner regained his security clearance Wednesday, a source familiar with the matter tol...
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Longtime Cohen Business Partner Agrees to Plea Deal: Report
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Evgeny Freidman, a longtime business partner of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen, agreed to assist lawyers in bo...
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Pompeo: Zero Tolerance for Russian Interference in Midterm Elections
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that he has zero tolerance for Russian interference in the 2018 congressional midterm el...
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The Briefing, Briefly: The White House Guarantees Safety of a Dictator?
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Should the White House guarantee the safety of a dictator? This, among other North Korea sentiments, occupied most of Tuesday's trunca...
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DeVos Faces School Safety Questioning During Capitol Hill Testimony
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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Tuesday that school safety should be a heightened priority for lawmakers, especially at the state...
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Trump Warns Summit With North Korea Could Face Delays
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President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the highly anticipated June meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may be delayed. “I...
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Aides Put Typos into Trump's Tweets on Purpose: Report
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Aides who draft President Donald Trump's tweets purposefully insert typos, sentence fragments, and erratic capitalization in order to...
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Sanders: 'Democrats Losing War Against Women' With Haspel CIA Confirmation
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders slammed Democrats in a Monday morning tweet and claimed their opposition to the new...
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Trump Asking Aides If US Should Gamble With North Korea Meeting: Report
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President Donald Trump is allegedly relying on aides to determine whether or not he should proceed with the upcoming summit with North...
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DOJ Instructs Inspector General to Investigate Trump's Surveillance Claim
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Following direction from President Trump, the Justice Department instructed its inspector general to investigate if agents in the FBI...
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Trump Slams Obama, Democrats Over Chinese Trade Policy: 'They Did NOTHING!'
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President Donald Trump targeted former President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats for policies regarding trade with China in a...
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The Briefing, Briefly: The President's 'Harder' Language
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The President's “Hader” Language; Or, May 17 White House Press BriefingHello and welcome to Thursday's (rainy) White House Press B...
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Trump Says North Korea Is 'Talking To Us As If Nothing Happened'
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President Donald Trump said Thursday that North Korea is communicating with the United States as if they did not threaten to put the h...
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White House Infrastructure Agenda Running Out of Steam
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President Donald Trump's hefty infrastructure initiative may be running out of steam.  This week the Department of Transportation ki...
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Cohen Lied to Congress About Moscow Deal Timeline: Report
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Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, reportedly lied to Congress concerning the timeline of a Trump Tower buildi...
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Trump Financial Disclosures Show Cohen Hush Money Payment
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Financial documents released by President Donald Trump Wednesday seem to confirm a multi-hundred thousand dollar reimbursement payment...
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White House Whittles Down VA Secretary Shortlist after Ronny Jackson Scandal
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The White House has narrowed its shortlist for contenders to shore up the Department of Veterans Affairs, according to reports from th...
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