Hope Hicks, a longtime aide of President Donald Trump, has been named Communications Director permanently. She has been serving interim communications director for the past few weeks. She replaces Anthony Scaramucci, who was removed from the job after only serving two weeks in July.
Prosecutors will interview the White House communications director in the coming weeks as they continue questioning those in the president's inner circle. Politico - PoliticsAlso reported by •WorldNews •NPR
White House budget director Mick Mulvaney is expected to be tapped by the White House to serve as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau... Wall Street Journal - USAlso reported by •Seattle Times •Perez Hilton
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House plans to ask the U.S. Congress on Friday for about $45 billion in additional aid for disaster relief to cover damage from... Reuters - USAlso reported by •USATODAY.com