John Kelly, who has so far maintained a low public profile at the White House, on Thursday described the president as a "thoughtful" and "straightforward guy" and joined his criticism of the media over what he claimed are false reports.
Kelly noted that his current position is "the hardest job I've ever had".
Neither the White House nor Nielsen responded to requests for comment. And at Trump's speech last month before the U.N., Kelly had his head in his hands.
But even before Trump formally announced Nielsen's appointment during an East Room ceremony that was attended by much of the Cabinet and senior members of the White House staff, the top Democrat on a key committee signalled that he had questions about Nielsen's background.
One former Homeland Security official, who asked for anonymity so that the person could speak candidly, says the pick is a controversial one, and that people at the department are already speaking about leaving if the nomination moves forward. All of you. Not all of you, but many of you.
Prior to joining Kelly at Homeland Security, Nielsen was president of the firm Sunesis Consulting.
But he offered the assembled reporters a piece of advice: "Maybe develop some better sources". Kelly said Americans should be "concerned" about North Korea since it has developed an intercontinental ballistic missile capability and is developing a vehicle that would allow a missile to survive re-entry into the earth's atmosphere. The best job I've ever had, as I've said many times, is when I was an enlisted marine sergeant infantryman. Gone is Kelly's predecessor, Reince Priebus; press secretary Sean Spicer, and National Security Adviser Michael Flynn, to name a few. "But I listen to everybody and ultimately I will do what's right for the United States and really what's right for the world", he said, adding, "it's a problem that has to be solved".
Kelly also addressed Trump's tweet Thursday morning that FEMA and other rescue workers couldn't be kept in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico "forever", and reiterated that the president believes the US citizens there deserve the same support as those who were hit by hurricanes earlier this year in Texas and Florida. The chief of staff did so with a smile and a salute.
But a person must be at least 21 years old to get a concealed carry permit in Texas, so Daniels wouldn't qualify. It's unclear whether Daniels has obtained an attorney. "Before Aug. 1, 2016, this would be a felony", he said.
Ophelia will then run into an approaching deep-layer trough that will make the hurricane accelerate toward the northeast. Hurricane season runs through the end of November in the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Caribbean Sea.
In a pair of tweets sent Saturday afternoon, Trump said past agreements with North Korea have all been violated. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan on October 18 in Seoul, according to Seoul's foreign ministry.
The US State Department has approved an estimated $15bn possible sale of a THAAD anti-missile defence system to Saudi Arabia. It is expected the sale will beef-up security in the nuclear-hungry Middle East.
Analysts say such a move would have a very limited impact on the Guards, who are already subject to a wide range of sanctions. "The Guards are the defender of the nation", government spokesman Mohammad Bagher Nobakht told reporters.
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Through his representative, Sallie Hofmeister, Weinstein denied "any allegations of non-consensual sex". Three days after the report, Weinstein was sacked by The Weinstein Company, which he co-founded.
This has been considered the most serious effort to date to bring the two factions together since the 2007 split. Sanctions taken by Abbas against Hamas-controlled Gaza will also soon be lifted, the Fatah official said.
The software fix prevents the activation of the speaker with a touch, which was a feature meant to offer options for activation. Because the Google Home Mini ($49) doesn't officially launch until next week, no paying customers have been impacted.
Another flight from Silchar to Kolkata had to land at Guwahati and a flight from Agartala to Kolkata had to return. The rain in the city, that had hit flights, trains and road transportation yesterday, relented since last night.
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