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

White 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 ...

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

Thailand'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 ...

Sunday shows recap - Axios

President 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 ...

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

Can The Trump Administration Change The Law To Sue Journalists? In an interview on ABC's "This Week," Priebus alluded to the administration possibly changing libel laws to allow lawsuits against reporters. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Share Video.

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

Reviving 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 ...

Tax Reform Would Target Carried Interest Loophole - CPAPracticeAdvisor.com

President 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 ...

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'.

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

A 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 ...

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

President 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 ...

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

White 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

Administration Has 'Looked At' Curbing Press Freedom - OZY

Is 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 ...

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

U.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 ...

Priebus: Trump Could Take Action Against Fake News - LifeZette

White 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 ...

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

President 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

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

Reince 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 ...

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

The 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 ...

'It's Something That We've Looked At': Priebus Says White House Considering Libel Law Changes - Mediaite

While he was still a presidential candidate, Donald Trump floated out the idea of changing the libel laws to make it easier to sue media outlets over their reporting. Now that he's president, it appears that this is potentially one promise that he's ...

Priebus: Trump still wants to get rid of loophole benefiting hedge fund managers - Washington Post

When the White House released a one-page outline of President Trump's tax plan last week, there were reports of celebration and fist-bumping at hedge funds — even though the president had once promised to take on Wall Street and force investment ...