Category: Idaho

May 21, 2017: What to Know | Citydesk – Idaho News

click to enlarge White House staff released excerpts of a speech President Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver Sunday in Saudi Arabia, where he will tell leaders of several Muslim-majority nations that he’s “not here to lecture” and “not…
Brazil Not Undone By Washington’s Chaos | “We’re in an absurd situation. There is no way to stay in power for a government in which the president speaks openly about bribes, a key ally discusses killing people, and other allies get leaked information about the central bank.” | World – Idaho News

click to enlarge Scandal, secret tapes, obstruction of justice, talk of impeachment — not Washington, this time we’re talking about Brazil. The South American country’s massive corruption scandal already ensnared many powerful executives, lawmakers and government officials. Now, it’s…
May 20, 2017: What to Know | Citydesk – Idaho News

click to enlarge An elaborate welcome ceremony greeted President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump when Air Force One touched down in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, launching Trump’s first overseas trip as U.S. president. Melania Trump chose to leave…
Demoralized White House Staff Happy to Be Left Behind As Trump Makes Foreign Visit | Some half-joke that an innocuous “How are you?” has become something like an existential question, as they whisper to each other about the latest staffing rumors. | National – Idaho News

click to enlarge Less than four months ago, a keen set of young up-and-comers strode into the White House in their best high heels and power ties, bursting with optimism and pride in serving their country. Now, their stint…