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Trump Administration's Attack On Free Speech Sets A Dangerous Precedent - Huffington Post

Yesterday, in an interview with ABC's Jonathan Karl, Reince Priebus, President Trump's Chief of Staff, said that the administration is considering pushing to change the First Amendment to make it easier for the White House to sue media organizations ...and more »

Trump's 'look' at changing libel law is going absolutely nowhere - CNN

Danny Cevallos (@CevallosLaw) is a CNN legal analyst and a personal injury and criminal defense attorney practicing in New York, Pennsylvania and the US Virgin Islands. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his. (CNN) In a television interview ...and more »

White House official says 'we've looked at' changes to libel laws that would restrict press freedom - ABC News

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said the Trump administration has "looked at" changes to libel laws that would curtail press freedoms, but said "whether that goes anywhere is a different story." Interested in White House? Add White House as ...and more »

'This Week' Transcript 4-30-17: Reince Priebus and Nancy Pelosi - ABC News

THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on April 30, 2017 and it will be updated. ANNOUNCER: Starting right now on THIS WEEK WITH GEORGE KARL... (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP). DONALD J. TRUMP, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES: Is there anyplace like a Trump rally ...and more »

Trump's chief of staff: 'We've looked at' changing libel laws - CNNMoney

A top White House aide says changing libel laws is "something we've looked at" -- echoing some of President Trump's strongest anti-media rhetoric. Reince Priebus, the president's chief of staff, said during an interview on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday ...and more »

Reince Priebus says White House is looking into change to libel laws - The Guardian

The president's chief of staff renews Trump's campaign promise to alter laws affecting news reporting, which would require a change to the US constitution. Martin Pengelly · @MartinPengelly. Sun 30 Apr 2017 12.58 EDT Last modified on Fri 9 Feb 2018 13 ...and more »

'That balloon is going to get popped': Trump may target 'carried interest' tax loophole - Business Insider

U.S. President Donald Trump appears on stage at a rally in Harrisburg Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration's push to overhaul tax laws might soon target a loophole used by some financial managers to lower their tax rates ...and more »

Could libel laws change under President Trump? - ABC News

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said that a change in the nation's libel laws "is being looked at" by the Trump administration, a move some legal experts said would be nearly impossible. Interested in Donald Trump? Add Donald Trump as an ...and more »

Trump and GOP, not campus radicals, pose the real threat to freedom - Chicago Tribune

The ignorant, insular snowflakes on college campuses who want to banish conservative speakers are a piddly threat to American liberty. The hand-wringing and pearl-clutching on the political right about the lefty activists who object to their schools ...and more »

Priebus: Trump Considering Amending or Abolishing 1st Amendment - TPM (blog)

A number of press reports have picked up this exchange this morning between ABC's Jonathan Karl and White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus. But people have missed the real significance. Priebus doesn't discuss changing 'press laws' or 'libel laws ...and more »