Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Is Holiday Du Jour in Balenciaga Bubble Coat

First Lady Melania Trump is ready for the holiday season, stepping out of the White House in a look straight from the Paris, France runways.
Melania Trump accepted the White House Christmas tree, an 18-feet tall Fraser Fir from West Virginia that will be displayed in the Blue Room, donning a wool houndstooth bubble tie-neck coat by Balenciaga — styled by her personal couturier Hervé Pierre.
The coat, which plays on the Paris fashion house’s signature cocoon shapes, features […]
Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Is Holiday Du Jour in Balenciaga Bubble Coat

Trump agrees to begin transition to Biden administration – live

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Mon 23 Nov 2020 22.09 EST

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Chris Krebs, the former head of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, on Monday reminded Americans that there’s still no evidence of significant voter fraud in the 2020 election.
Trump fired Krebs last week by tweet after the director had pushed back on the president’s baseless claims of voter […]
Trump agrees to begin transition to Biden administration – live

Will New York's elite give Ivanka and Jared a warm welcome or the cold shoulder?

It looks as though the knives are out for the one-time power couple as they plan a return to their former city. But there may be some surprises yet
In the purgatory of Donald Trump’s unacknowledged election defeat, the knives are out for Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump who, like dozens of other lesser-placed Trump acolytes, may be looking to return to New York, a city that the lame-duck president calls an “anarchic jurisdiction”.
The reception they will receive, judging from the city’s […]
Will New York's elite give Ivanka and Jared a warm welcome or the cold shoulder?

Melania Trump Greets White House Christmas Tree for the Last Time After Husband’s Election Loss

Melania Trump — in the final weeks of her final year in the White House and with her husband largely out of view while he mulls his election loss — beamed on Monday as she ushered in the pomp and circumstance of the holidays at the White House, welcoming the arrival of an 18-foot Christmas tree as a military band played carols outside the residence.
The Fraser fir was delivered by a pair of Clydesdale horses at noon.
The first lady, 50, welcomed the tree, as is customary, with a […]
Melania Trump Greets White House Christmas Tree for the Last Time After Husband’s Election Loss

Trump agrees to begin transition to Biden administration – live

Maanvi Singh (now),
Joan E Greve and
Martin Belam (earlier)

Mon 23 Nov 2020 22.09 EST

First published on Mon 23 Nov 2020 05.02 EST

Emily Murphy, head of the General Services Administration, has sent Joe Biden a letter informing him that the Trump administration is ready to begin the transition process, reports CNN, after obtaining a copy of the letter.
#Breaking: GSA’s Emily Murphy signs off and says the transition can begin, per @KristenhCNN […]
Trump agrees to begin transition to Biden administration – live

Biden unveils key picks while report says ex-Fed chair Janet Yellen to lead treasury – live

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Mon 23 Nov 2020 19.01 EST

First published on Mon 23 Nov 2020 05.02 EST

The Democratic representative who chairs the House Oversight Government Operations Subcommittee said “it should not have taken the ire of Congress and the American public” for the GSA’s Emily Murphy to greenlight the transition process.
Gerry Connolly of Virginia, who leads the Congressional committee with oversight of the GSA, added he was […]
Biden unveils key picks while report says ex-Fed chair Janet Yellen to lead treasury – live

Federal agency calls Biden ‘apparent winner’ of election as Trump agrees to assist in transition – live

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Mon 23 Nov 2020 19.01 EST

First published on Mon 23 Nov 2020 05.02 EST

The Democratic representative who chairs the House Oversight Government Operations Subcommittee said “it should not have taken the ire of Congress and the American public” for the GSA’s Emily Murphy to greenlight the transition process.
Gerry Connolly of Virginia, who leads the Congressional committee with oversight of the GSA, added he was […]
Federal agency calls Biden ‘apparent winner’ of election as Trump agrees to assist in transition – live

Melania Trump welcomes Christmas tree to White House

First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpPresident says Trump Jr. doing ‘very well’ after COVID-19 diagnosis Trumps to spend Thanksgiving at White House instead of traveling to Florida Chelsea Clinton blames Trump for Secret Service officers in quarantine MORE welcomed the White House Christmas tree Monday afternoon as the holiday season approaches. 
Trump came out of the White House for the delivery of a Christmas tree from Dan and Anne Taylor’s farm in Colorado, the winner of the 2020 […]
Melania Trump welcomes Christmas tree to White House

Ivanka Trump accused of 'saving US millions' in travel costs by fleeing to New York

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights.The President’s daughter updated followers with her visit to several sites including the Supreme Court of the United States and the Washington Monument. However, users hit out at the White House adviser with some focussing on alleged legal challenges she faces.
A pro-Biden account wrote: “It’s very considerate of you to be moving back to New […]
Ivanka Trump accused of 'saving US millions' in travel costs by fleeing to New York

Melania Trump told 'just start packing' as White House decorations spark Twitter MELTDOWN

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights.The First Lady took to Twitter to provide followers with an update on how the presidential home will look over the festive season. She said there will be a huge 18.5-foot Fraser Fir tree on display, which will arrive next week.
The First Lady said: “Since 1966, the arrival of the White House Christmas Tree has become an iconic holiday […]
Melania Trump told 'just start packing' as White House decorations spark Twitter MELTDOWN