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Bradley Manning was born in Oklahoma December 17, 1987. Later Manning became transgender named Chelsea Manning. Read Bradley Manning Biography and Profile.
Nine Democratic senators asked President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to be U.S. attorney general, Senator Jeff Sessions.
President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the former U.S. military intelligence analyst behind the biggest breach of classified materials in U.S. history, the White House said.
USA POLITICS: Sabrina De Sousa Ex-CIA Agent to Be Extradited to Italy Begs Trump to Save Her From Prison
Sabrina De Sousa, 60, is scheduled to be extradited from Portugal today to serve four years in jail for her role in the Bush-era US extraordinary renditions program.
USA POLITICS: After Fallout With John Lewis, Trump Meets With Martin Luther King III Who Deemed the Meeting ‘Constructive’
Martin Luther King III said while he disagreed with the president-elect’s comments, he believed “at some point in this nation we’ve got to move forward.”
USA POLITICS: ‘God Can Triumph Over Trump’: Martin Luther King’s Daughter Bernice King Says, Gets Thunderous Applause
Bernice King told the audience, “Don’t be afraid of who sits in the White House. God can triumph over Trump,” she said, drawing a standing ovation.
“Spontaneity is not something that protects national security interests,” The outgoing CIA director John Brennan declared.
In an interview that aired on “60 Minutes” Sunday, President Obama was asked if it’s possible for President-elect Donald Trump to run “an improvisational presidency.” “I don’t think so,” Obama said. “And so now he’s in the process of building
Donald Trump said. “There was a philosophy in some circles that if you can’t pay for it, you don’t get it. That’s not going to happen with us.”
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump: “Russia’s hurting very badly now because of sanctions, but I think something can happen that people are gonna benefit.”
Donald Trump says. “It’s obsolete because it wasn’t taking care of terror. I took a lot of heat for two days. And then they started saying Trump is right.”
Speaking on ABC’s “This Week”, Priebus said the team discussed moving news conferences out of the small West Wing briefing room to the Old Executive Office.
USA POLITICS: ‘I Won’t Apologize’: Toby Keith Top Singer And Supporter of Trump Vows to Perform at Trump’s Inauguration Ceremony No Matter What Critics Say
“I don’t apologize for performing for our country or military,” Toby Keith said in a statement to EW.
United States Mint unveiled $100 gold coin featuring African-American woman as the face of Lady Liberty for the first time in the history of U.S. currency.
USA POLITICS: Jennifer Holliday Quits Trump’s Inauguration Because Of Online Article Casting the Performance As ‘Betrayal’ of Her Gay, Lesbian Fans
Broadway star Jennifer Holliday said on Saturday she was pulling out of a concert celebrating the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, citing an online article that cast the performance as a “betrayal” of her gay and lesbian fans. The Tony
USA POLITICS: John Lewis Went Too Far Questioning Trump’s Legitimacy, the President-Elect Lashes Back
Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., and civil rights leader questioned the legitimacy of Trump’s presidency, “I don’t see this president-elect as legitimate president.”
President-elect Trump: “If you get along and if Russia is really helping us, why would anybody have sanctions if somebody’s doing some really great things?”
USA POLITICS: Sabotage! How Al Sharpton, Angry Civil Rights Activists Vow to Disrupt Trump’s Inauguration
Civil rights leader the Reverend Al Sharpton said. “Donald Trump and his administration need to hear our voice and our concerns.”
Quinnipiac poll earlier this month found 37 per cent of Americans rated Trump favourably, compared with 55 per cent for Barack Obama. Cast your vote now.