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Trump Looking to Boot John Kelly and Kirstjen Nielsen in Long-Rumored White House Shakeup: Report

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President Donald Trump’s long-rumored post-midterm election purge is starting to take shape.

Sources tell ABC News that Trump is looking to oust both Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and chief of staff John Kelly.

According to ABC News, Kelly has been fighting to keep Nielsen at her position, even though Trump has reportedly been furious at the way she has refused to carry out his hard-line immigration policies on the grounds that they could violate U.S. laws.

As for who could replace Kelly, ABC News’ sources say that Trump is looking at Nick Ayers, who is currently the chief of staff for Vice President Mike Pence.

Trump immediately forced the resignation of Attorney General Jeff Sessions on the day after his party lost control of the House of Representatives last week, and there have been rumors for months of a major shakeup at the White House after the midterms.

Although Kelly had initially pledged to stay in his role through the 2020 election, ABC’s sources say he has grown “distant” from the president again.

 

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Rudy Giuliani Suspended From Practicing Law Over ‘Demonstrably False and Misleading Statements’: Report

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Rudy Giuliani has been temporarily suspended from practicing law over his  false and misleading statements about the 2020 presidential election.

“A disciplinary body says he made ‘demonstrably false and misleading statements to courts, lawmakers and the public at large in his capacity as lawyer for former President Donald J. Trump,'” Reuters’ Jan Wolfe reports, citing a New York Supreme Court document.

The document goes on to say that Giuliani’s “conduct immediately threatens the public interest.”

“The suspension is a stunning blow to Giuliani, the former New York City mayor who previously served as a top Justice Department official, and the head prosecutor for the federal Southern District of New York,” CNBC adds.

This is a breaking news and developing story. 

 

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‘You Don’t See Buildings Falling Down in America’ Shocked Mayor Says After 12-Story Condo ‘Literally Pancaked’

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Mayor Charles Burkett, on the scene of a partial collapse of a 12-story 100-unit condominium building in Surfside, Florida said he’s lived in the town his entire life and has never seen anything like this.

“You don’t see buildings falling down in America,” Burkett, stunned, told CNN Thursday morning, “and here we had a building literally fall down.”

He said it’s “less likely than a lightning strike.”

One person is reported dead after the building collapsed around 2 AM with CNN saying a “considerable portion” of the building is gone. Burkett suggests there may be more fatalities.

“The problem is the building has literally pancaked,” he says. “It’s heartbreaking because it doesn’t mean, to me, that we’re going to be successful, as successful as we want to be, to find people alive.”

 

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‘Florida Goes Full Fascist’: Ron DeSantis Sparks Furious Backlash With ‘Authoritarian’ Campus Political Surveys

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Gov. Ron DeSantis signed legislation requiring Florida students, faculty and staff to register their political views in surveys in an effort to promote “intellectual diversity” at colleges and universities, and the measure set off backlash across social media.

Critics decried the law, which DeSantis claims will promote freedom of speech, as a “thoroughly Orwellian” attempt to gain control over academic debate at institutions of higher learning.

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