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Trump reportedly gave out his personal cell phone number to world leaders and US officials 'had no idea' he was making calls

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Associated Press/Alex Brandon
President Donald Trump reportedly gave out his personal cell phone number to foreign leaders shortly after taking office.
White House officials were shocked after a summary of a conversation was released without their knowledge.
US officials reportedly had to rely on Trump's memory of the call for details.
Following the incident, US officials insisted Trump adhere to the federal records law and route all calls with foreign leaders through the Situation Room.
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Former EPA chief and Trump-appointee Scott Pruitt is reportedly devastated over his ouster and didn't resign voluntarily

Former EPA chief and Trump-appointee Scott Pruitt is reportedly devastated over his ouster and didn't resign voluntarily

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Former Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt is reportedly devastated after he was forced to resign.
Pruitt was reportedly taken aback after White House chief of staff John Kelly told him it was time to leave
The latest report contradicts President Donald Trump's assertion that the decision "was very much up to" Pruitt.
White House officials had been urging Trump for months to fire Pruitt, after a wave of scandals threatened to embarrass the administration even further.
Former Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt is reportedly devastated after he...
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The White House is going all in on defending ICE amid burgeoning Democratic calls to 'abolish' the agency

The White House is going all in on defending ICE amid burgeoning Democratic calls to 'abolish' the agency

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Leah Millis/Reuters
The White House is ramping up its defense of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, colloquially known as ICE, amid burgeoning calls from Democrats for the agency to be abolished.
On Friday, Vice President Mike Pence said the calls for ICE to be abolished were "irresponsible" and said the Trump administration is with the agency "100%."
Sens. Elizabeth Warren, and Kirsten Gillibrand, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, and rising Democratic star Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are among those calling for ICE to be abolished.
The White House is ramping up its defense of...
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