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Trump's call with Philippines' Duterte 'all about North Korea': White House - Yonhap News;

Trump's call with Philippines' Duterte 'all about North Korea': White House - Yonhap News

Yonhap NewsTrump's call with Philippines' Duterte 'all about North Korea': White HouseYonhap NewsWASHINGTON, April 30 (Yonhap) -- North Korea was the main purpose of U.S. President Donald Trump's call Saturday with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, Trump's chief of staff said. "The purpose of this call is all about North Korea," White House ...and more »

Priebus says Trump administration has 'looked at' First Amendment changes to protect Trump - Daily Kos;

Priebus says Trump administration has 'looked at' First Amendment changes to protect Trump - Daily Kos

Daily KosPriebus says Trump administration has 'looked at' First Amendment changes to protect TrumpDaily KosVia Josh Marshall, here's White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus casually acknowledging during a Sunday Show interview that the current administration has been considering constitutional changes to restrict the First Amendment. KARL: I want to ask ...and more »

Reince Priebus Says the Trump Administration Has 'Looked at' Changing Libel Law to Limit Press Freedom - Jezebel

Reince Priebus Says the Trump Administration Has 'Looked at' Changing Libel Law to Limit Press FreedomJezebelWhite House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, appearing on ABC News this Sunday, was asked by network correspondent Jonathan Karl whether Donald Trump would ever do somethings as crazy as change national libel laws in order to curtail America's free ...and more »

Trump invites leaders of Thailand, Singapore to the White House - Yahoo News;

Trump invites leaders of Thailand, Singapore to the White House - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsTrump invites leaders of Thailand, Singapore to the White HouseYahoo NewsThailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha arrives at a weekly cabinet meeting at the Government House in Bangkok, Thailand, April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Chaiwat Subprasom. More. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump spoke to the ...and more »

Sunday shows recap - Axios;

Sunday shows recap - Axios

AxiosSunday shows recapAxiosPresident Trump went on CBS' Face the Nation and guaranteed coverage for pre-existing conditions under the health care bill, called Kim Jong-un a "smart cookie" and explained why he ended up reversing himself over NAFTA. Meanwhile... Mike Pence ...and more »

Can The Trump Administration Change The Law To Sue Journalists? - Newsy;

Can The Trump Administration Change The Law To Sue Journalists? - Newsy

NewsyCan The Trump Administration Change The Law To Sue Journalists?NewsyIn an interview on ABC's "This Week," Priebus alluded to the administration possibly changing libel laws to allow lawsuits against reporters. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video.and more »

Trump administration still considering how to make it easier to sue the media, Priebus says - Washington Post;

Trump administration still considering how to make it easier to sue the media, Priebus says - Washington Post

Washington PostTrump administration still considering how to make it easier to sue the media, Priebus saysWashington PostReviving a controversial theme that President Trump brought up on the campaign trail, Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said Sunday that the administration has “looked at” potential changes to libel laws that would make it easier for Trump to sue news ...and more »

Tax Reform Would Target Carried Interest Loophole - CPAPracticeAdvisor.com;

Tax Reform Would Target Carried Interest Loophole - CPAPracticeAdvisor.com

CPAPracticeAdvisor.comTax Reform Would Target Carried Interest LoopholeCPAPracticeAdvisor.comPresident Donald Trump's administration has frequently proclaimed its intent to overhaul the nation's tax system. Although the tax plan released last week by Treasury Secretary Mnuchin left many pundits and tax experts questioning its lack of specifics ...and more »

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

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

TPM (blog)Priebus: Trump Considering Amending or Abolishing 1st AmendmentTPM (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 »

Aide says Trump tax plan will target Wall Street carried interest deduction - USA TODAY;

Aide says Trump tax plan will target Wall Street carried interest deduction - USA TODAY

USA TODAYAide says Trump tax plan will target Wall Street carried interest deductionUSA TODAYA federal tax break that benefits hedge fund executives and other wealthy Wall Street investment managers will be targeted by President Trump's tax overhaul, a top White House official said Sunday. "Carried interest is on the table," Reince Priebus ...and more »

Reince Priebus: White House has “looked at” opening up libel laws - Salon;

Reince Priebus: White House has “looked at” opening up libel laws - Salon

SalonReince Priebus: White House has “looked at” opening up libel lawsSalonPresident Trump has made it clear that he's not a fan of the media and according to Reince Priebus, the president's chief of staff, it may lead to a change in libel laws. On Sunday during an interview on ABC's “This Week” Priebus said that the White ...and more »

Chief of Staff Reince Priebus Supports Broader Defemation Laws - Independent Journal Review;

Chief of Staff Reince Priebus Supports Broader Defemation Laws - Independent Journal Review

Independent Journal ReviewChief of Staff Reince Priebus Supports Broader Defemation LawsIndependent Journal ReviewWhite House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus appeared on ABC's “This Week” on Sunday morning, where he was asked about First Amendment issues that President Donald Trump has tweeted about tweaking in the past: broader defamation laws and outlawing ...and more »

Reince Priebus Says White House Has 'Looked at' Changing Libel Laws - New York Magazine;

Reince Priebus Says White House Has 'Looked at' Changing Libel Laws - New York Magazine

New York MagazineReince Priebus Says White House Has 'Looked at' Changing Libel LawsNew York MagazineThe White House has “looked at” changing U.S. libel laws, according to Chief of Staff Reince Priebus. Appearing on ABC's This Week on Sunday, Priebus was asked by White House correspondent Jonathan Karl if President Trump, after repeatedly ...and more »

Administration Has 'Looked At' Curbing Press Freedom - OZY;

Administration Has 'Looked At' Curbing Press Freedom - OZY

OZYAdministration Has 'Looked At' Curbing Press FreedomOZYIs it malice? Appearing on ABC's This Week Sunday, White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus revealed that changing libel laws to make the media “more responsible” is “something we've looked at.” President Trump suggested as much March 30 in a tweet ...and more »

Trump could target 'carried interest' tax loophole: official - Reuters;

Trump could target 'carried interest' tax loophole: official - Reuters

ReutersTrump could target 'carried interest' tax loophole: officialReutersU.S. President Donald Trump appears on stage at a rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S. April 29, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri. WASHINGTON The Trump administration's push to overhaul tax laws might soon target a loophole used by some financial ...and more »

Priebus: Trump Could Take Action Against Fake News - LifeZette;

Priebus: Trump Could Take Action Against Fake News - LifeZette

LifeZettePriebus: Trump Could Take Action Against Fake NewsLifeZetteWhite House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said Sunday the administration has examined the possibility of taking action against publications like the New York Times for their false reporting about the president. In an interview on ABC News' “This Week ...and more »

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Reince Priebus says Trump has "looked at" amending Constitution to sue journalists - Mic

MicReince Priebus says Trump has "looked at" amending Constitution to sue journalistsMicPresident Donald Trump's chief of staff, former Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, told ABC News' This Week the administration is still looking into fulfilling Trump's threat to "open up" libel laws and go after journalists. Priebus ...and more »

Reince Priebus: The White House Has 'Looked At' Opening The Libel Laws So Trump Can Sue The Press - UPROXX;

Reince Priebus: The White House Has 'Looked At' Opening The Libel Laws So Trump Can Sue The Press - UPROXX

UPROXXReince Priebus: The White House Has 'Looked At' Opening The Libel Laws So Trump Can Sue The PressUPROXXThe White House has — for better or worse — taken a breather from having its spokespeople carpet bomb Sunday morning political talk shows. However, Chief of Staff Reince Priebus trotted out today for ABC News' This Week, where he said that changing ...and more »

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

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

The GuardianReince Priebus says White House is looking into change to libel lawsThe GuardianReince Priebus on the south lawn of the White House on 18 April 2017 in Washington DC. Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images. Media. Reince Priebus says White House is looking into change to libel laws. The president's chief of staff renews ...and more »

Reince Priebus: White House Has 'Looked At' Changing Libel Laws [VIDEO] - The Daily Caller

Reince Priebus: White House Has 'Looked At' Changing Libel Laws [VIDEO]The Daily CallerThe White House has considered pushing for a constitutional amendment to make it easier to sue news outlets for printing inaccurate stories, White House chief of staff Reince Priebus said Sunday. Priebus was asked during an interview on ABC's “This ...and more »