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What we know about Trump's national security team - PBS NewsHour;

What we know about Trump's national security team - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourWhat we know about Trump's national security teamPBS NewsHourSo far, the Senate has confirmed two of President Donald Trump's cabinet-level appointees: Defense Secretary James Mattis and Homeland Security Secretary John Kelley, both former Marine Corps generals. But many vacancies on the Trump ...and more »

Mattis Visits Pentagon, Tells Troops, 'It's Good To Be Back' - Western Journalism;

Mattis Visits Pentagon, Tells Troops, 'It's Good To Be Back' - Western Journalism

Western JournalismMattis Visits Pentagon, Tells Troops, 'It's Good To Be Back'Western JournalismWithin hours of being sworn in as America's Secretary of Defense, Retired Marine Corps Gen. James “Mad Dog” Mattis told America's service members, “It's good to be back.” Mattis, the first Cabinet member of President Donald Trump to be confirmed by the ...and more »

Raw: Defense Secretary Mattis Arrives at Pentagon - Hartford City News Times;

Raw: Defense Secretary Mattis Arrives at Pentagon - Hartford City News Times

Hartford City News TimesRaw: Defense Secretary Mattis Arrives at PentagonHartford City News TimesJames Mattis, President Donald Trump's Defense Secretary, arrives at the Pentagon for his first visit since being sworn into office Friday night. (Jan. 21). Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress. Get updates and more ...and more »

Baldwin supports pair of Trump nominees - WSAW;

Baldwin supports pair of Trump nominees - WSAW

WSAWBaldwin supports pair of Trump nomineesWSAWMADISON, Wis. (AP) - Democratic U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin is supporting a pair of President Donald Trump's appointees. Baldwin said Friday that she backs Gen. James Mattis for secretary of the Defense Department and retired Gen. John Kelly for Secretary ...and more »

James 'Mad Dog' Mattis sworn in as Trump's defense secretary - Al-Arabiya;

James 'Mad Dog' Mattis sworn in as Trump's defense secretary - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaJames 'Mad Dog' Mattis sworn in as Trump's defense secretaryAl-ArabiyaU.S. Vice President Mike Pence (R) swears in James Mattis (L) to be Secretary of Defense in his ceremonial office in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. (Reuters). Reuters Saturday, 21 January 2017. Text size A A A. The US Senate confirmed the ...and more »

Here's Everything Donald Trump Did During His First Day as President - TIME;

Here's Everything Donald Trump Did During His First Day as President - TIME

TIMEHere's Everything Donald Trump Did During His First Day as PresidentTIMEShortly after he was sworn in as President of the United States, Donald Trump rounded up lawmakers and members of his family in a room near the Senate floor to watch him take his first presidential actions—signing some paperwork. Trump put his ...and more »

On first day, Trump signs health care executive order - Naples Herald;

On first day, Trump signs health care executive order - Naples Herald

Naples HeraldOn first day, Trump signs health care executive orderNaples HeraldPresident Donald Trump leaves the President's Room of the Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2107, after he formally signed his cabinet nominations into law. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, Pool). AP Logo BY KEN THOMAS and JOSH ...and more »

Trump wraps up ceremony, turns to governing - Huntsville Item;

Trump wraps up ceremony, turns to governing - Huntsville Item

Huntsville ItemTrump wraps up ceremony, turns to governingHuntsville ItemMark Tenally/Associated PressPresident Donald Trump points to the crowd as he and first lady Melania Trump dance at the Freedom Ball in Washington, on Friday at the Washington Convention Center during the 58th presidential inauguration. prev. next.and more »

Trump's pledge of quick action stymied by cabinet-in-waiting - TODAYonline

Trump's pledge of quick action stymied by cabinet-in-waitingTODAYonlinePresident Donald Trump speaks at The Salute To Our Armed Services Inaugural Ball in Washington, Friday, Jan 20, 2017. Photo: AP. mail · print. View all 0 comments. Tweet · Share. Published: 8:20 PM, January 21, 2017. NEW YORK — President Donald ...and more »

Donald J. Trump sworn in as nation's 45th president - Sharonherald;

Donald J. Trump sworn in as nation's 45th president - Sharonherald

SharonheraldDonald J. Trump sworn in as nation's 45th presidentSharonheraldWASHINGTON (AP) – Pledging to empower America's “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States Friday, taking command of a deeply divided nation and ushering in an unpredictable era in Washington.and more »

Senate confirms Trump's picks for defense, homeland security - The Seattle Times;

Senate confirms Trump's picks for defense, homeland security - The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesSenate confirms Trump's picks for defense, homeland securityThe Seattle TimesWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Senate, taking little time to fill two critical national security posts, overwhelmingly confirmed a pair of retired Marine generals tapped by President Donald Trump to run the Pentagon and secure America's borders.and more »

Donald Trump Inauguration: Defence Secretary Michael Fallon Congratulates General 'Mad Dog' Mattis - Huffington Post UK;

Donald Trump Inauguration: Defence Secretary Michael Fallon Congratulates General 'Mad Dog' Mattis - Huffington Post UK

Huffington Post UKDonald Trump Inauguration: Defence Secretary Michael Fallon Congratulates General 'Mad Dog' MattisHuffington Post UKBritain's Defence Secretary has vowed to ensure the UK enjoys a “deep and enduring partnership” with his now confirmed American counterpart, despite growing fears among the global community. Sir Michael Fallon also promised the United States would ...and more »

Senate confirms Mattis to run Pentagon, Kelly for DHS - FederalNewsRadio.com;

Senate confirms Mattis to run Pentagon, Kelly for DHS - FederalNewsRadio.com

FederalNewsRadio.comSenate confirms Mattis to run Pentagon, Kelly for DHSFederalNewsRadio.comThe Associated Press reported that the Republican-led Senate has voted to confirm two retired Marine Generals to President Donald Trump's cabinet: James Mattis to be defense secretary and John Kelly to run the Department of Homeland Security. New York ...and more »

Mattis, Kelly sworn in to national security posts - Yahoo News;

Mattis, Kelly sworn in to national security posts - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsMattis, Kelly sworn in to national security postsYahoo NewsVice President Mike Pence on Friday evening swore in retired Marine Gen. James Mattis to lead the Pentagon and retired Marine Gen. John Kelly to become the next Homeland Security secretary. The ceremony came shortly after the Senate confirmed the two ...and more »

Senate confirms Kelly as President Trump's secretary of homeland security - The Siasat Daily;

Senate confirms Kelly as President Trump's secretary of homeland security - The Siasat Daily

The Siasat DailySenate confirms Kelly as President Trump's secretary of homeland securityThe Siasat DailyWashington: John F. Kelly's name has been approved by the Senate as President Donald Trump's secretary of homeland security. The Senate confirmed Kelly's name after lawmakers voted 88-11 in favour of Kelly. Kelly, a retired United States Marine Corps ...and more »

Defense and Homeland Security Secretaries confirmed controlling $86.7 billion in tech spending - TechCrunch;

Defense and Homeland Security Secretaries confirmed controlling $86.7 billion in tech spending - TechCrunch

TechCrunchDefense and Homeland Security Secretaries confirmed controlling $86.7 billion in tech spendingTechCrunchAs the nation's capital prepared to celebrate the inauguration of the nation's 45th President, Senators confirmed President Donald Trump's nominees for Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. Retired Generals ...and more »

Jim Mattis Praises Alliances, Intelligence Services in Message to US Military - Wall Street Journal

Jim Mattis Praises Alliances, Intelligence Services in Message to US MilitaryWall Street JournalWASHINGTON—Defense Secretary Jim Mattis offered words of reassurance in a message to the U.S. armed services after he was sworn in on Friday, saying the military can serve as a model of unity and praising the same intelligence community that his boss ...and more »

James Mattis sworn in as Trump's defence secretary - Malay Mail Online;

James Mattis sworn in as Trump's defence secretary - Malay Mail Online

Malay Mail OnlineJames Mattis sworn in as Trump's defence secretaryMalay Mail OnlineUS Vice President Mike Pence swears in James Mattis (left) to be Secretary of Defence at the White House in Washington January 20, 2017. — Reuters picWASHINGTON, Jan 21 — Retired Marine general James Mattis was sworn in yesterday as US defence ...and more »

(LEAD) Senate confirms Mattis as defense secretary - Yonhap News;

(LEAD) Senate confirms Mattis as defense secretary - Yonhap News

Yonhap News(LEAD) Senate confirms Mattis as defense secretaryYonhap NewsWASHINGTON, Jan. 20 (Yonhap) -- The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved the nomination of retired Marine Corps General James Mattis as defense secretary Friday in the first confirmation of a Cabinet member of the administration of President Donald ...and more »

Defense Secretary Issues Message to Nation's 'Sentinels and Guardians' - Department of Defense

Defense Secretary Issues Message to Nation's 'Sentinels and Guardians'Department of DefenseWASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2017 — Almost immediately after taking office this evening, Defense Secretary James Mattis issued a message to the men and women of the Defense Department. Here is the text of the secretary's message: It's good to be back and I'm ...and more »