President Trump is poised to make good his campaign pronouncement to reverse former Democrat President Barack Obama's climate change initiatives as the Republican leader has been skeptical of the validity of climate change. The Trump administration has also consistently said that it would increase defense spending for the much-needed military build-up and to make that possible, budgets of other agencies and non-priority programs have to be slashed including the Environmental Protection Agency ( EPA).
A Department of Justice press release has revealed that a U.S. Secret Service officer has pleaded guilty in federal court to sexting underage girls while working at the White House. The 38-year-old by the name Lee Robert Moore is a Maryland resident who pleaded guilty to one count of enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity and another count of attempting to transfer obscene content to a minor. The U.S. Attorney Wilfredo A. Ferrer of the Southern District of Florida and Acting Assistant Attorney General Kenneth A. Blanco of the justice Department’s Criminal Division announced his plea on Wednesday.