Government Oversight

Benghazi hero shuts down Hillary Clinton with fiery response after she urges Trump to send aid to PR
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Benghazi hero Kris Paronto rebuked Hillary Clinton this week after she urged President Donald Trump in a viral tweet to send an army of government aid to Puerto Rico following Hurricane Maria. What did she say? Clinton called on Trump to send a full barrage of U.S. government support to its island territory after Hurricane […]

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Puerto Rico governor: More needed, but feds have answered our calls
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Much more work must be done to meet Puerto Rico’s critical humanitarian needs after Hurricane Maria, the US territory’s top official said Saturday, while also emphasizing that the federal government is fulfilling his every request — striking a conciliatory tone minutes after President Donald Trump lambasted a mayor who criticized the US response.

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Ryan: Cabinet members’ private air travel “doesn’t look very good”
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The House speaker weighs in on the growing controversy over some Trump Cabinet members’ use of expensive private and government aircraft

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Retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honore slams government's Puerto Rico relief effort
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President Trump said Friday that his administration’s response in Puerto Rico is “going really well.” However, retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honore, who was in charge of the recovery effort after Hurricane Katrina, does not share that same view. Michelle Miller reports.

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Too Little, Too Late? Feds Slammed for Puerto Rico Response
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A lingering lesson in the years after Hurricane Katrina was how the federal government failed to respond effectively in those first crucial days.

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WATCH:  HHS Secretary Tom Price resigns amid charter flights scandal
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Trump has accepted Price’s resignation after calling his offer to reimburse the government “unacceptable.”

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WATCH:  Tom Price resigns as secretary of Health and Human Services
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Price resigned from his post today after it was revealed that he had repeatedly chartered private planes for government travel.

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