Kellyanne Conway found to have violated Hatch Act

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway violated the Hatch Act on two occasions, the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) informed the Trump administration Tuesday. Appearing in her official capacity, Conway endorsed and advocated against political candidates, the watchdog said, referring its findings to President Trump “for appropriate disciplinary action.” The violations occurred during two television appearances…

Special counsel has examined episodes involving Michael Cohen, Trump’s long…

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III has requested documents and interviewed witnesses about incidents involving Michael Cohen, the longtime lawyer for President Trump whose wide-ranging portfolio has given him a unique vantage point into Trump’s business, campaign and political activities. There is no indication that Cohen is a subject or target of the investigation into…

Gary Cohn to quit Trump White House

The backstory on his departure: Gary Cohn, President Trump’s top economic adviser, is going to leave the administration in the coming weeks. The New York Times, which was first to report the news, says “no single reason” is prompting Cohn to quit but the decision comes after the struggle inside the White House over tariffs…