• 'This is our answer to the White House': California is bucking Trump's controversial policies in an unprecedented way

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

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    In recent weeks, California and its National Guard have begun signaling its disagreement with President Donald Trump on two contentious issues: the US-Mexico border and transgender service members.
    Nearly a month after the Supreme Court decided not to stand in the way of Trump's move to bar transgender people from serving in the military, the California Military Department's second-in-command told policymakers the rule would not currently be enforced on transgender troops serving in the California National Guard.
    California's newly elected Democratic governor Gavin Newsom...
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  • An ex-White House comms staffer is suing Trump, accusing him of using his campaign to go after former employees

    An ex-White House comms staffer is suing Trump, accusing him of using his campaign to go after former employees

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    "Team of Vipers" author and former White House communications aide Cliff Sims is suing the office of US President Donald Trump.
    In the lawsuit, Sims says Trump is trying to silence him by enforcing a nondisclosure agreement he signed during the 2016 campaign.
    Sims accuses Trump of selectively enforcing the nondisclosure agreements, highlighting that he did not target other former campaign and administration staffers who wrote books about their time in Trump's orbit - including former press secretary Sean Spicer and former campaign manager Corey Lewandowski.
    Cliff Sims, the former White...
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