Trump appointed Ronny Jackson as chief medical adviser, amid ongoing Pentagon investigation

Trump appointed Ronny Jackson as chief medical adviser, amid ongoing Pentagon investigation

In this April 16, 2018, file photo, U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, M.D., left, sits with Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., chairman of the Veteran’s Affairs Committee, before their meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Associated Press/Alex Brandon President Donald Trump appointed Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson as chief medical adviser on Saturday. Jackson remains under…

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‘He’s doing the enemy’s job for them’: Current and former officials compare Trump to a toddler and say his attacks on the intel community create a goldmine for foreign governments

‘He’s doing the enemy’s job for them’: Current and former officials compare Trump to a toddler and say his attacks on the intel community create a goldmine for foreign governments

President Donald Trump’s public insults against his top intelligence chiefs and apparent unwillingness to accept assessments that contradict his own beliefs pose a dire threat to US national security and create a goldmine for foreign intelligence services to exploit, current and former intelligence officials told INSIDER. Trump’s latest attacks came after US intelligence leaders, including…

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‘No defense for that shockingly racist photograph’: Democrats are calling for Gov. Ralph Northam’s resignation after he appears in racist 1984 yearbook photo

‘No defense for that shockingly racist photograph’: Democrats are calling for Gov. Ralph Northam’s resignation after he appears in racist 1984 yearbook photo

Democratic Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam Cliff Owen/AP Images Democrats called for Democratic Gov. Ralph Northam’s immediate resignation after the release of an old yearbook photo in which he appears in either blackface or a Ku Klux Klan costume.The photo spread across social media channels and prompted an apology from Northam.Despite his apology, Democrats, including candidates…

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