Early in the morning Rear Adm did. Ronny Jackson, which many thought was possible: he withdrew his nomination to run the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Jackson overshadowed President Donald Trump's victory – the swift confirmation of Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, along with the release of a photograph by Pompeo that met with Kim Jong Un. Jackson was also an ignorant spark for a new presidential feud, reports POLITICO's Burgess Everett.
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Vulnerable Sen. Jon Tester, a Montana Democrat for re-election, cited the allegation with a series of anonymous allegations against Jackson. And Trump is angry.
"The President is angry at Tester's work documenting allegations of abuse of office by Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, who quickly unraveled Jackson's nomination as VA secretary and mark a turning point in the relationship between the moderate Democrat and Trump With the tester's re-election campaign in full swing, Trump is more motivated than ever to fight him in the ruby state ̵
As far as Jackson is concerned Www.mjfriendship.de/de/index.php?op…80&Itemid=58 He announced his decision this morning to move away from a wave of accusations, though he claimed the charges were wrong, even if he was himself. Englisch: www.mjfriendship.de/en/index.php?op…80&Itemid=58 Removed from trial to lead the VA
"The allegations against me are completely wrong and fabricated," he said I would not have been selected, promoted, and assigned to serve three presidents in such a sensitive and important role as a doctor for the past 12 years.
PROGRAMMING NOTE: Your author goes on, and this is the last Trump After Dark Thank you for your readership, tolerance of puns and sense of humor. 19659002] Elsewhere in President Trump's orbit:
POMP, YOU UP: The Senate acknowledged [Pommery] as Minister of Foreign Affairs and installed a close confidant of President Trump in Foggy Ground published a photograph of Pompeo meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
HE GOT PRUITT: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt blamed said the staff was responsible for making costly decisions about his safety, and linked complaints to critics of President Donald Trump during a one-day convention hearing that seemed to slow down calls for his job for now.
NOT RUSSIAN, BUT: President Trump said at some point he could change his mind and decide to take part in the Russia investigation of the Ministry of Justice.
NO FRIENDZONE: When President Trump talked out this morning during an interview with Fox & Friends he once again showed how he can disrupt his legal strategy with stray comments.
FOREVER WAR: President Trump long disagreed with the press long before he made "Fake News" a buzzword.
EAST MEETS WEST: The New Yorker explains why Kanye West and President Trump are being consolidated.
CALL RED CARDS ?: President Trump hinted on on Twitter that he would remove support for certain nations if they failed a joint bid by the United States, Canada and Canada Mexico would host the World Cup 2026.
There you have it. You are trapped in the Trump administration. TGIT.