He also worked on an earlier campaign in Iowa for one of Trump's presidential campaign leaders, Sam Clovis, who has figured in the Russian Federation investigation.
Whitaker has made it known that he is hostile to the probe into whether the Trump campaign colluded with the Russians and the president obstructed justice.
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was sacked by Donald Trump on Wednesday after enduring more than a year of bitter criticism from the president over his decision to step aside from the Russian Federation investigation that has dogged the White House. "There is no mistaking what this means, and what is at stake: this is a constitutionally perilous moment for our country and for the president".
Senior party officials have so far shied away from directly proposing the idea but have emphatically condemned the decision to fire Sessions and appoint Whitaker. "This is a break-the-glass moment", he said.
Nadler is expected to become House Judiciary chairman when a new Democratic House majority, elected in Tuesday's midterm elections, takes over in the new Congress that convenes in January.
Khachanov shocks Djokovic to win Paris crown
Khachanov has won all four ATP World Tour title matches he has taken place in and should go into 2019 brimming with confidence. He's never met an opponent as often Novak Djokovic , whom he plays for the 47th time in the Rolex Paris Masters semi-finals.
Bondi's spokesman declined to say whether she is under consideration for the top Justice Department job. "Clearly, Attorney General Sessions doesn't have the confidence of the president". But the former federal prosecutor went from being one of Trump's closest campaign advisers to an outcast.
Cavuto said that Trump can fire or solicit resignations from anyone as chief executive. He has given no indication he believes he needs to step aside from overseeing the probe, according to one person familiar with his thinking, a belief echoed by White House officials.
The special counsel's team has been investigating Stone's connection to WikiLeaks during the 2016 campaign and whether he had advance knowledge of the group's plans to release hacked material damaging to Democrat Hillary Clinton.
Those indictments have led to six guilty pleas and three people sentenced to prison. It culminated in the White House later banning a CNN reporter who questioned the President aggressively on why he insisted on calling a migrant caravan that is hundreds of miles from the United States border an 'invasion'.
As far as ME politics are concerned, King declined to comment on Democrats gaining control of the state's governorship and Legislature, noting he was busy focusing on his own campaign.
Sessions, 71, has a long political history in Alabama.
A Tesla spokesman said Ms Denholm would receive an annual cash retainer of $300,000, with $8000 in stock options annually. Denholm has held leadership roles in both Australia and Silicon Valley, including Juniper Networks and Sun Microsystems .
Ander Herrera says Manchester City may be favourites for Sunday's derby but Manchester United remain the biggest side in the UK. It is a big ask for United to stop them, and they will have to play much better than they did against Juve to stand a chance.
Lowe's Canadian business is based in Boucherville, Que. and has more than 630 corporate and independent affiliate dealer stores. Most associates at these stores will be extended opportunities to transition to a similar role at a nearby Lowe's store.
VoteCast debuted Tuesday and is a survey of more than 120,000 voters and nonvoters conducted by NORC at the University of Chicago. People are finally awake right now; they're realising that this election - the midterm election - is very important for them".
A frequently cited study from 2002 says if Florida had allowed felons to vote, Al Gore might have defeated George W. We applaud the people of Florida! Most states have some voting restrictions for people convicted of felonies.
House of Representatives , which would enable them to stymie Trump's legislative agenda and investigate his administration. He played to his base, but his over-the-top rhetoric turned off so many people that Democrats managed to retake the House.
With the House possibly decided, during the 10 p.m. hour, the polls close on hotly contested Senate races in Montana and Nevada. Unlike 2016, however, Democrats have historical trends on their side. "Tremendous success tonight.
Iran has said it will defy the reimposition of sanctions , which target the country's oil exports and financial transactions. China, which has been Trump's main sparring partner on the trade front, is Iran's main oil customer.
The singer won the Global Icon award , presented by Camila Cabello and Jason Derulo, at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Bilbao. But, it is sad knowing this will most likely be the past year we hear his name for winning an award.
There, he buried the body beneath a fire pit. "All our hearts break for this family", Chitwood tweeted on Saturday . Chitwood said the three teens then went to a local Circle K to have a "celebratory soda" after burying the body.
While increasing air pollutants make it hard to breathe, pollution on Diwali would add to the woes of residents. Chief Engineer Karunesh Garg said that it is good thing that Amritsar's AQI is recorded good on the Diwali eve.
Gunman and 12 others dead in California bar shooting
A reporter spoke to a man who had not heard from his son. "One bar stool and straight through a window", he told reporters. Witnesses described a man cloaked in black and wearing glasses as he walked onto a dance floor filled with people.
Fortnite will add NFL-themed Outfits on November 9
Speaking of a fight to the death, don't forget you have to finish the game in order to receive credit in many cases. The first mode is called Team Terror , which lets " two teams battle it out while Cube Monsters add to the fun".
IPad Pro (2018) review: laptop-killing hardware let down by iOS
There's no question about it; the iPad Pro packs a chip ready to deliver the kind of performance competitors can only dream of. The Mac Mini has a space-aged grey finish and 100% recycled aluminum, making the Mac Mini eco-friendlier than its predecessor.
Mac Miller's cause of death revealed
Chance the Rapper, SZA and Miguel were among the artists to perform at a tribute concert at the weekend . There was a 1/4-inch abrasion on the bridge of his nose, and there was blood coming out of one nostril.