Three years later, alarm bells went off again when Page, now serving as a foreign policy adviser on the Trump campaign, traveled to the Russian capital to give a Kremlin-friendly speech before the prestigious New Economic School, former and current intelligence officials confirmed to the New York Times on Wednesday.
As of Wednesday, Trump had yet to act or even respond to the school board’s request.
Candidate Trump faced widespread rebuke after he went on Jones’ namesake radio show in December 2015 and praised the notorious right-winger’s “amazing” reputation.
“They will use the visit to reaffirm the commitment of both the United States and Palestinian leadership to pursuing and ultimately concluding a conflict-ending settlement between the Palestinians and Israel,” White House spokesman Sean Spicer said during his daily briefing.
“New Yorkers are being deprived of the open space they were once promised, and the city is doing nothing about it,” Stringer said Wednesday.
“Dems failed in Kansas and are now failing in Georgia. Great job Karen Handel! It is now Hollywood vs. Georgia on June 20th,” Trump tweeted Wednesday morning, congratulating former Georgia Secretary of State Karen Handel for managing to claw her way into a runoff after Democrat Jon Ossoff finished with 48% of the vote, just shy of the 50% he needed for an outright victory.
“The weak illegal immigration policies of the Obama Admin. allowed bad MS 13 gangs to form in cities across U.S. We are removing them fast!” Trump wrote at about 5:40 a.m. Tuesday.
Democrat Jon Ossoff is running well ahead of a crowded Republican field to fill Health & Human Services Secretary Tom Price’s old seat in Congress.
Eric Trump, 33, further argued that his father’s frequent trips to the family’s private Mar-a-Lago club in Florida are similar to the ones that former President George W. Bush took to his ranch in Crawford, Texas during his White House tenure.
The new plaintiffs, the Restaurant Opportunities Centers United and banquet hall booker Jill Phaneuf, will join the lawsuit on Tuesday, according to Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, the government watchdog group that originally lobbed the legal claim back in January.