Mr Dubke, who didn't work on the Mr Trump campaign, joined after campaign spokesman Jason Miller declined to take the communications director position. GOP operative Dubke had lasted just three months; before he was signed, the job had been held by Sean Spicer simultaneous to his being the White House press secretary.
Dubketold Politico on Tuesday he expected to go back to Black Rock Group, his communications and public affairs firm. Dubke has resigned as President Donald Trump considers a major staff overhaul amid intensifying inquiries into his campaign's dealings with Russian Federation.
Trump senior adviser Kellyanne Conway suggested on Fox & Friends Tuesday morning that it was Dubke's decision to leave.
Clapper previously testified before a Senate judiciary subcommittee that he was not aware of any evidence demonstrating collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation - but he also said he had been unaware of an FBI investigation into the matter until former FBI Director James Comey announced it publicly at a House hearing in March.
Lewandowski's imminent return is the reported cause of "senior Trump administration officials gnashing their teeth" in trepidation for the president's former campaign manager to come into the Trump administration in a "crisis management" capacity. He later added: "It's an ongoing conversation, and that's a fair way to put it".
Instead, in the first press briefing since President Trump returned from a nine-day trip overseas, Spicer focused on the fact that The Washington Post story, which first reported the request, used anonymous sourcing. Mr Trump has privately pinned some of the blame for his administration's rough start on the White House's communications strategy.
The Congressional investigation of Russia's interference in the 2016 presidential election continues to grow, as yet another Trump associate, Boris Epshteyn, has acknowledged that he has received a request for information from lawmakers.
The latest revelations to emerge last week involved Mr Trump's son-in-law and top aide, Jared Kushner. Shortly after the election, Kushner allegedly discussed setting up a secret communications channel with the Russian government to facilitate sensitive discussions about the conflict in Syria. According to CNN, Kushner was working with former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn in hopes of sharing military operations in Syria with the Russians.
The Communications Director at the White House is responsible for developing and promoting the president's agenda of the President and leading the media campaign of the White House.
He also lashed out at Germany after an increasingly sour back-and-fourth with Chancellor Angela Merkel, who suggested over the weekend that her meetings with Trump in Europe had proceeded so poorly that she questioned the durability of US-Germany ties.
"We have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany, plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation & military".
JOHN YANG:The New York Times reported investigators are also looking into a meeting Kushner held with the head of a state-owned Russian bank that is under USA sanctions.
The sales all of that more than 12% of the United States population served in the armed forces during World War II. Men and women who selflessly put their lives on the line for a better Iraq and safer America.
"The Taliban are carrying out multiple attacks, it is hard for security forces to deal with them", he said. Kidnappings are often carried out by criminal gangs who sometimes turn their captives over to the Taliban.
The Italian manager and his players are one win at Wembley away from achieving the second double in the club's history. The oldest association football competition in the world crowned its latest champion on May 27.
Sindhu should be able to secure a point for India tomorrow as Women's singles rubber is the weakest for the Denmark team. India have not been able to make a mark in the mixed team tournament, with group stage exits in 2013 and 2015.
Bruno Andrade, who works for O Jogo and Goal , is reporting this evening that the 23-year-old will become a City player this week. Guardiola is also understood to be interested in Monaco and France full-back Benjamin Mendy, 22.
Longtime confidant Andre Patterson , the Vikings defensive line coach, is serving as Zimmer's personal messenger this week. His right eye now has a "gas bubble" inside that the coach can not see through.
Duterte said martial law under Marcos was "very good" and he might consider more security measures elsewhere in the Philippines . Bishops and cardinals had pleaded with the Maute rebels, who they said were using Christians and a priest as human shields .
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Trump administration sending Congress $4.1 trillion budget
The proposal projects that this year's deficit will rise to $603 billion, up from the actual deficit of $585 billion last year. Mick Mulvaney , Trump's budget office director, said the plan is the first one in a long time to pay attention to taxpayers.
More Rain and Storms Today, Sunshine Returns Tomorrow
The Memorial Day weekend will have highs in the upper-70s to lower-80s with a chance for showers each day Friday through Monday . A couple of showers will still be possible, mainly on Thursday afternoon, as a trough of low pressure sweeps through.