"As a public official, Waters should be held to a higher standard in her comments and actions," Wackrow writes. "But rather than exemplifying a higher standard, Waters has retreated along the behavioral continuum toward endorsing mob-rule to satisfy a political goal. … [Read more...] about Ex-Secret Service Agent: Waters Sunk to ‘Mob Rule’ With Rhetoric
Trump’s conduct was highly criticized not only by the president’s usual critics, establishment Republicans and Democrats, but also by some Trump-friendly media organizations. Following enormous backlash, Trump backtracked on his speech and claimed he meant to say “the word 'would' instead of 'wouldn't.'” … [Read more...] about Trump’s Secret Service Agent Dies After Suffering Severe Stroke While Protecting President in Scotland
The assassination of Robert Kennedy 50 years ago was the tipping point for presidential candidates to receive physical protection from the Secret Service; the hacks that doomed Hillary Clinton in 2016 should compel the digital protection of them, too, Mook wrote. … [Read more...] about Robby Mook: Secret Service Needs to Protect Candidates Digitally
"Our hearts are filled with sadness over the loss of a beloved and devoted Special Agent, husband, and father," Mr. Trump said in a statement. "Our prayers are with Special Agent Remagen's loved ones, including his wife and two young children. We grieve with them and with his Secret Service colleagues, who have lost a friend and a brother." … [Read more...] about Body of Secret Service agent who died in Scotland returning to U.S.
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he misspoke during his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland. Trump said he does "accept" the intelligence community's conclusion that Russia meddled in the 2016 election. Trump also said he needed to clarify that he didn't see a reason why the meddling "wouldn't be Russia." Trump had said the opposite a day earlier, prompting bipartisan backlash. … [Read more...] about First Family Mourns Fallen Secret Service Agent