{FD} Pence says memo ‘raises serious concerns,’ suggests more memos on Russia probe will be released

The declassified memo released Friday by House Republicans that alleges intelligence abuse during the 2016 presidential campaign “raises serious concerns” about the integrity of the FBI and the Department of Justice, Vice President Mike Pence said.

{FD} Mulvaney: Trump won’t ‘weaponize’ shutdown like Obama team did

White House budget Director Mick Mulvaney tried Sunday to calm Americans’ fears about the government shutdown, vowing those going to work Monday won’t see a “dramatic difference” because President Trump isn’t trying to “weaponize” the situation like the Obama administration did in 2013.

{FD} Trump says newspaper misquoted him on Kim Jung Un, points to audio tape

President Trump on Sunday accused The Wall Street Journal of “falsely” reporting him saying he has “good relationship” with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un and publishing so-called fake news because the newspaper wanted a big story.

{FD} Trump says newspaper misquoted him on Kim Jong Un, points to audio tape

President Trump on Sunday accused The Wall Street Journal of “falsely” reporting him saying he has “good relationship” with North Korean leader Kim Jung Un and publishing so-called fake news because the newspaper wanted a big story.

{FD} Trump criticizes Democrats over DACA as bipartisan immigration deal next week seems less likely

President Trump on Saturday argued Democrats are “doing nothing” toward crafting federal legislation that would permanently protect nearly 800,000 young illegal immigrants, as the White House and congressional leaders grapple over a solution ahead of a deadline next week.

{FD} Trump slams ‘flunky’ CNN star Jake Tapper after Stephen Miller grilling flies off the rails

White House policy adviser and President Trump loyalist Stephen Miller on Sunday slammed Steve Bannon for disparaging comments about the Trump family recently attributed to his former colleague -- in a tense CNN interview abruptly ended by anchor Jake Tapper.

{FD} Trump: ‘Fire and Fury’ is ‘fake book,’ Camp David meeting ‘great’

President Trump suggested Sunday that he, top administration officials and congressional Republicans made headway at their weekend retreat on such key 2018 issues as the budget, infrastructure and immigration but also continued to slam the new White House tell-all book as more “fake news.”

{FD} Trump slams ‘flunky’ CNN star Jake Tapper after Stephen Miller grilling goes off the rails

White House policy adviser and President Trump loyalist Stephen Miller on Sunday slammed Steve Bannon for disparaging comments about the Trump family recently attributed to his former colleague -- in a tense CNN interview abruptly ended by anchor Jake Tapper.

{FD} Bannon expresses ‘regret’ for comments attributed to him in ‘Fire and Fury’

Former Trump political strategist Steve Bannon on Sunday expressed “regret” for unflattering comments attributed to him in the recently released Trump White House tell-all “Fire and Fury,” saying he should have responded sooner and that he continues to support the president.

{FD} Trump calls Wolff’s White House expose ‘Fire and Fury’ a ‘work of fiction’

President Trump on Saturday spoke publicly for the first time about the recently released Trump White House book “Fire and Fury” --calling the expose a "work of fiction” and saying the purported White House interviews with him exist only in the author’s “imagination.”

{FD} Trump in Camp David lauds ambitious 2018 agenda, strikes hopeful tone on N. Korea

President Trump lauded Washington Republicans’ successes last year and promised to build on that momentum with an ambitious 2018 agenda that includes rebuilding the military, immigration reform and improved border security.

{FD} Trump at Camp David lauds ambitious 2018 agenda, strikes hopeful tone on N. Korea

President Trump lauded Washington Republicans’ successes last year and promised to build on that momentum with an ambitious 2018 agenda that includes rebuilding the military, immigration reform and improved border security.

{FD} Trump hits back at mental fitness accusations, says ‘greatest assets’ are stability, smarts

President Trump hit back at suggestions and accusations that he's intellectually and emotionally unfit to be the leader of the United States, tweeting, “my two greatest assets have been mental stability and being, like, really smart.”

{FD} Trump stays focused on Iran protests, says US watching ‘very closely’

President Trump is seizing upon the anti-government protests in Iran, tweeting Sunday that Iranians are tired of their money being “squandered on terrorism” and that the U.S. is “watching very closely” for human rights violations.

{FD} Trump’s rails against ‘fake news,’ thanks veterans during busy Christmas Eve

President Trump boasted Sunday that his Republican Party’s base is “big” and “strong,” despite the “fake news” refusing to acknowledge such support -- part of busy Christmas Eve that included a teleconference with U.S. military leaders abroad, golf in the Florida sun, and taking part in the annual Christmas tradition of tracking Santa Clause on NORAD.

{FD} Trump talks with overseas military leaders, delivers message Americans are ‘incredibly grateful’

President Trump talked Sunday with top U.S. military leaders overseas, telling them and their troops in a Christmas Eve teleconference that Americans are “incredibly grateful” for them and their families’ service and sacrifice.

{FD} Short: Infrastructure in January; Trump set to meet McConnell, Ryan in coming days

Top White House aide Marc Short signaled Sunday that improving U.S. infrastructure is indeed a top 2018 priority for President Trump and that he’ll meet in the coming days with GOP congressional leaders about next year’s overall legislative agenda. But Short also suggested the president might be flexible on mandatory border-wall funding in upcoming legislative bargains.

{FD} Trump reiterates ‘no collusion’ with Russia in first public comments since Flynn’s guilty plea

President Trump reiterated Saturday morning there was “no collusion” between Russia and his 2016 presidential campaign in his first public comments since former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty in a federal investigation into possible collusion between Moscow and Trump associates.

{FD} Trump dunks on UCLA star’s controversial father, says he should have ‘left them in jail’

President Trump on Sunday responded to the father of one of the UCLA basketball players detained in China on shoplifting charges after the man snubbed the president’s successful effort to get the teammates released, saying, “I should have left them in jail."

{FD} Trump dunks on UCLA star’s controversial father, says he should have left players ‘in jail’

President Trump on Sunday responded to the father of one of the UCLA basketball players detained in China on shoplifting charges after the man snubbed the president’s successful effort to get the teammates released, saying, “I should have left them in jail."

{FD} Trump says claims about Clinton camp spending millions on ‘fake dossier’ has GOP ‘united & angry’

President Trump on Sunday said the lack of investigation into the Clinton campaign spending a reported $12 million on a dossier crafted during the 2016 White House race to smear him has sparked unprecedented “anger and unity” among fellow Republicans.

{FD} Trump: Claims about Clinton camp spending millions on ‘fake dossier’ has GOP ‘united & angry’

President Trump on Sunday said the lack of investigation into the Clinton campaign spending a reported $12 million on a dossier crafted during the 2016 White House race to smear him has sparked unprecedented “anger and unity” among fellow Republicans.

{FD} Trump vows to release ‘ALL’ JFK files after bending to intelligence groups he mistrusts

President Trump said Friday that he’ll release “ALL” of the remaining JFK files, after being forced by U.S. spy agencies, of which he has been leery, to withhold thousands of still potentially sensitive documents.

{FD} Trump declines to offer specifics on Kelly’s remarks about Wilson, praises chief of staff

President Trump is declining to offer specifics on how well planned or last minute Chief of Staff retired Gen. John Kelly’s appearance was Thursday in the White House briefing room, following criticism of Trump’s condolence call to an Army widow.

{FD} Trump suggests he’ll allow release of classified files on Kennedy assassination

President Trump said Saturday that he intends to allow the release of long-classified files on the assassination of former President John F. Kennedy, a move that could shed light on a tragedy that has stirred conspiracy theories for decades.

{FD} Trump says he intends to allow release of classified files on Kennedy assassination

President Trump said Saturday that he intends to allow the release of long-classified files on the assassination of former President John F. Kennedy, a move that could shed light on a tragedy that has stirred conspiracy theories for decades.

{FD} Trump calls Rep. Wilson ‘wacky’ in ongoing feud about call to military widow

President Trump resumed his feud with Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson over his condolence phone call to the widow of a recently killed U.S. soldier, urging the news media to keep reporting on the “wacky” Florida congresswoman.

{FD} Trumps slams ‘disgraceful’ and ‘fake’ subpoena from Gloria Allred, ex-‘Apprentice’ contestant

President Donald Trump again slammed “fake news” Monday, this time denouncing sexual assault allegations made against him after a former contestant from “The Apprentice” filed a subpoena against the Trump campaign.

{FD} Trump says subpoena filed against him for sexual assault is ‘fake news’

President Donald Trump again slammed “fake news” Monday, this time denouncing sexual assault allegations made against him after a former contestant from “The Apprentice” filed a subpoena against the Trump campaign.

{FD} Jimmy Fallon defends choice to not join anti-Trump bandwagon

NBC’s Jimmy Fallon is defending his decision to keep his show from became an anti-Trump crusade like other late-night hosts have, saying many of the president’s words and actions are just “too serious” for joke fodder.

{FD} Trump touts ObamaCare executive order as boon to millions, end of Dems’ ‘windfall’

President Trump touted his executive order on ObamaCare that attempts to lower premium costs for younger Americans and others while cutting off federal subsidies to insurance companies, saying their “windfall” has ended.