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John Robert Bolton is an American attorney, diplomat, Republican consultant and political commentator who served as the 25th United States Ambassador to the United Nations from 2005 to 2006 and as the 27th United States National Security Advisor from 2018 to 2019.
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Former national security adviser John Bolton and former acting and deputy director of the CIA Michael Morell on "The Takeout" — 7/3/2020Former national security adviser John Bolton talks about reports that President Trump ignored allegations of Russia placing bounties on U.S. troops in Afghanistan which was reportedly included in his..
Bolton: "I have regrets" about impeachment processIn an interview on "The Takeout" podcast, former national security adviser John Bolton told Major Garrett that he has "regrets" about how impeachment played out. "If I were in the Senate I think I..
Government Lawsuit Over John Bolton’s Memoir May Proceed, Judge RulesThe Justice Department is seeking to seize a $2 million advance because President Trump’s former top aide published the book, which criticizes Mr. Trump, without written permission.
Judge says government's lawsuit against John Bolton over tell-all book can proceed"While the government may not prevent Bolton from publishing unclassified materials, it may require him to undergo a reasonable prepublication review process," Judge Royce Lamberth wrote.
Ex-official who reviewed Bolton book claims White House interferenceThe National Security Council official who conducted the prepublication review of Bolton's book said involvement by political appointees at the White House was "unprecedented."
Justice Department investigating publication of Bolton's tell-all bookBolton's memoir, "The Room Where It Happened," hit shelves in June after an unsuccessful attempt by the Justice Department to block publication.
John Bolton's book publisher subpoenaed, DOJ investigating disclosures in 'The Room Where It Happened'The Justice Department demands records from Simon & Schuster after the Trump administration failed to halt publication of John Bolton's book.
The Justice Department is investigating whether John Bolton’s book unlawfully disclosed classified information.
Representative Jim Jordan on "The Takeout" — 1/31/2020Ohio Republican Congressman Jim Jordan says the House Democrats should have subpoenaed John Bolton if they wanted to hear from him, as the Senate debates whether to call witnesses in the impeachment..
John Bolton worries 'what would happen to the country' if Trump reelected. But he's still not voting for Biden"This will be the first time in my adult political career when I won't be voting for the Republican nominee for president," Bolton said.
Trump, in Florida, Seeks to Quell Doubts About His Opposition to MaduroIn his recent book, John Bolton, the president’s former national security adviser, recounted how Mr. Trump disparaged Venezuela’s opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, and was impressed by Mr...
Dueling jobs reports, Russia briefing, John Bolton's book: 5 things to know ThursdayTwo new jobs reports likely will paint a good news-bad news picture, the Gang of Eight will get Russia briefing and more news to start your Thursday.
John Bolton's controversial book hits No. 1 on USA TODAY best-sellers listThe former national security advisor's memoir stuck a nerve with the president and readers. It sold more than 780,000 copies in its first week.
Bolton had the chance to make a difference but chose to make a profit with his bookBolton provides new evidence that Trump flagrantly abused power and confirms our central impeachment charge that Trump put his interests about America's.
John Bolton wants to help Republicans keep the Senate, but his explosive new book makes him an outcast in the GOPTrump's ex-national security adviser says he wants to devote himself to helping Republicans keep control of the Senate. But Republicans may shun him.
John Bolton has a habit of toppling leaders but having no replacement in mindThough Bolton wrote his book to derail and expose Trump as unfit, in typical fashion, Bolton has not decided who should replace the president.
Voters cast their ballots in Kentucky, New York and Virginia; John Bolton's book is out: 5 things to know TuesdayVoters cast their ballots in Kentucky, New York and Virginia, John Bolton's book is out and more news you need to know Tuesday.
Bolton's book shocks but doesn't surpriseThe former national security adviser should have told Congress what he knew about the president's foreign policy abuses: Our view
'We can mute that line': State Department cuts off reporter trying to ask about Bolton's book during censorship briefingDuring a briefing on Chinese propaganda, the State Department's spokeswoman muted a reporter who tried to ask about John Bolton's explosive new book.
Trump Says He Avoided Punishing China Over Uighur Camps to Protect Trade Talks“Well, we were in the middle of a major trade deal,” the president said, supporting an account by his former national security adviser John R. Bolton.
John Bolton: Pence was a 'consistent ally' and equally 'stunned' by some Trump actionsVice President Mike Pence is a rare White House official not skewered in a memoir by former National Security Adviser John Bolton.
Judge clears way for John Bolton to publish his book, rejecting Trump administration effort to block itA federal judge cleared the way for publication of a book critical of Trump book written by former White House national security adviser John Bolton.
McEnany slams Bolton, defends Trump on JuneteenthWhite House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany went on the attack against John Bolton, who she said "repeatedly praised the president, then turned." She also pushed President Trump's talking point that..
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AP Top Stories June 19 AHere's the latest for Friday June 19th: Lines form for Trump Tulsa rally; Bolton book fight goes to court; California to send all registered voters mail-in ballots; National Guard helicopter removes..
Juneteenth, ex-Atlanta cop in court, Trump vs. Bolton: 5 things to know FridayAmericans around the country celebrate Juneteenth, Bolton's scathing critique of Trump could define tell-all battles and more news you need to know Friday.
Seizing the Presidency to Suit His Own NeedsIn a new book, John R. Bolton portrays Donald Trump as a president who sees his office as an instrument to advance his own personal and political interests over those of the nation.
Trump unfit to be U.S. president, Democrat Pelosi, conservative Bolton agreePresident Donald Trump came under attack from both sides of the American political spectrum on Thursday as liberal Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and former White House aide and conservative hawk John..
Pelosi praises DACA decision, no regrets on BoltonSpeaker of the House Nancy Pelosi praised the Supreme Court decision that allows young immigrants to retain protection from deportation. She also criticized John Bolton who she says knows President..
Former White House aide Bolton says Trump not 'fit' to be presidentFormer top White House aide John Bolton delivered a damning indictment of his former boss, saying Donald Trump's behavior in office and dealings with foreign leaders showed he was unfit to be president..
Democrats consider next steps after Bolton revelations on TrumpDemocratic lawmakers on Thursday said they were considering next steps, including a subpoena, on how to respond to allegations by former top White House aide John Bolton that President Donald Trump..
Bolton says Trump unfit for office as book alleges sweeping misdeedsDonald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton said the U.S. president is unfit for office, according to interview excerpts released on Thursday after portions of the top aide's upcoming..
Former White House aide John Bolton says Trump 'not fit for office,' lacks 'the competence' for the job"There really isn't any guiding principle that I was able to discern other than what's good for Donald Trump's re-election," Bolton told ABC in an interview
Trump on Bolton: 'He broke the law'sident Trump was asked about former National Security Advisor John Bolton's new book Wednesday on Fox News Channel's "Hannity," and the president replied "he broke the law. Very simple. It's highly..
Five Takeaways From John Bolton’s Memoir“The Room Where It Happened” describes Mr. Bolton’s 17 turbulent months at President Trump’s side through a multitude of crises and foreign policy challenges.
China says it has no intention of interfering in U.S. electionsChina said on Thursday it has no intention of interfering in the U.S. elections, responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, John Bolton, who has said that Trump had..
Analysis as Bolton sheds light on Trump presidencyPresident Donald Trump "pleaded" with China's Xi Jinping during a 2019 summit to help his reelection prospects, according to a scathing new book by former Trump adviser John Bolton. (June 17)
What we learned from John Bolton's book on the Trump administrationFormer national security adviser John Bolton writes in his memoir "The Room Where it Happened" that Trump sought foreign help to get re-elected.
'Author, but he's no patriot': Lawmakers react to Bolton's new book on TrumpDemocrats and Republicans expressed some frustration with John Bolton's book and the excerpts that were released.
Factbox: All the president's countries featured so far in ex-Trump adviser's bookChina was not the only country mentioned in a litany of allegations that former national security adviser John Bolton makes about U.S. President Donald Trump in excerpts..
In the Race for Trump Tell-Alls, Simon & Schuster Is LeadingThe publisher, which is up for sale with a brand-new chief executive, is behind John Bolton’s and Mary L. Trump’s books as well as a new one about Melania Trump.
Trump asked China to help him win in 2020, offered 'favors to dictators,' Bolton saysIn a withering behind-the-scenes portrayal, President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton accused him of sweeping misdeeds that included explicitly seeking Chinese President Xi..
Trump signs bill pressuring China over Uighur Muslim crackdownPresident Donald Trump signed legislation on Wednesday calling for sanctions over the repression of China's Uighur Muslims, as excerpts from a book by former U.S. national security adviser John Bolton..
Ex-security adviser Bolton says Trump sought China's Xi's help to win re-electionIn a series of allegations, U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, John Bolton, said on Wednesday that Trump sought Chinese President Xi Jinping's help to win re-election..
'Driven by re-election': John Bolton book accuses Donald Trump of seeking foreign help for political gainThe Trump administration has sued to stop the release of the former national security adviser's book: "The Room Where It Happened: A White House Memoir."
Trump sought China's Xi's help to win re-election, Bolton allegesIn a bombshell allegation, U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser John Bolton said Trump sought Chinese President Xi Jinping's help in winning re-election during a closed-door..
Bolton Says Trump Impeachment Inquiry Missed Other Troubling ActionsIn his new book, John R. Bolton, the former national security adviser, describes episodes where the president sought to halt criminal inquiries. He also says President Trump’s loyalists mocked him..
U.S. sues ex-Trump adviser Bolton to block book publicationThe United States on Tuesday sued former national security adviser John Bolton, seeking to block him from publishing a book about his time in the White House that it said contained classified..
Trump Justice Department sues to block John Bolton from publishing bookThe lawsuit comes a day Trump asserted former national security advisor John Bolton would have a 'criminal problem' by publishing the book.