(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Park Police did not clear Lafayette Park and the nearby area of protesters on June 1, 2020, so President Donald Trump could walk from the White House over to St. John’s Church, but learned of his interest in surveying the site... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife Susan violated the federal government's ethics rules by requesting staff carry out personal favors, according to the State Department inspector general's office. The federal watchdog had been undertaking the investigation of the Pompeos for... Read More.
By QUINN OWEN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his office were the "driving force" behind the Trump administration's efforts separating migrant families as part of the "zero tolerance" policy aimed at unauthorized border crossers, according to... Read More.
By JULIA MACFARLANE, ABC News(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Mohammad Yousuf Rasheed, the executive director of the non-governmental organization Free and Fair Election Forum of Afghanistan, was shot dead by unidentified gunmen Wednesday morning in Kabul.Rasheed’s brother told Afghan news... Read More.
By CONNOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is claiming that he and his wife Susan have been "fully vindicated" after a watchdog investigation of her travel on his official trips. But according to the report, that's... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 1.1 million people worldwide.Over 40 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the... Read More.
By LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Senate Democrats are calling on an internal government watchdog agency to investigate allegations that the White House has sought to undermine coronavirus messaging from government experts that conflicts with President Donald Trump's political priorities.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS and CHEYENNE HASLETT, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Commerce Department's internal watchdog has warned that the order to cut short the 2020 census did not come from the Census Bureau and even the bureau's director doesn't know who... Read More.
By JACK DATE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Acting DHS Secretary Chad Wolf and acting DHS Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli were named to their current roles in violation of the Vacancies Reform Act, according to a finding by the Government Accountability Office.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A new report released Wednesday said that Woody Johnson, President Donald Trump's envoy to the United Kingdom and the co-owner of the New York Jets, made "inappropriate or insensitive comments on topics... such as... Read More.