Trump earned $153 million and paid $36.5 million in taxes in 2005

Mar 15, 2017

Trump earned $153 million and paid $36.5 million in taxes in 2005

U.S. President Donald Trump earned $153 million and paid $36.5 million in income taxes in 2005, paying a roughly 25 percent effective tax rate thanks to a tax he has since sought to eliminate, according to highly sought-after tax documents disclosed Tuesday night. The ...

White House demands Congress probe Trump-alleged wiretap by Obama

/ Mar 6, 2017

White House demands Congress probe Trump-alleged wiretap by Obama

The White House on Sunday demanded that Congress, which is already investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election, also examine whether former President Barack Obama abused his executive powers in connection with that campaign. The request followed President Donald Trump’s claim Saturday that ...

Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary

/ Dec 5, 2016

Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary

ashington President-elect Donald Trump, moving to complete formation of his Cabinet and decide other key administration posts, chose former campaign rival Ben Carson on Monday to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Trump’s decision, announced by his transition office, comes ...