You've had 29 Republicans now that have decided they're not going to run.
Doctors and nurses poked and prodded Trump on Friday during his first known medical checkup since taking office, the results of which will provide the most accurate gauge yet of how a year being commander in chief has worn on the presidential frame. Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said in phone call with reporters Tuesday that it will it take effect March 9, giving the Defense Department, the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Veterans Affairs 60 days to iron out details and develop a joint plan. "Otherwise the stock market will not be happy". In December, while announcing the United States decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, many alleged that Trump had slurred his words.
The book did not receive almost as much attention as Michael Wolff's new Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, which describes an ignorant but emotionally charged chief executive with deteriorating cognitive skills.
The claims drew an angry reaction from the president, his aides and supporters. Bandy X. Lee briefed members of Congress on concerns about Trump's mental fitness to be president, despite advice from the American Psychiatric Association not to suggest a diagnosis of any mental health issue if the person has not personally examined the individual in question.
The fairly routine exam for previous presidents has taken on outsized importance in the age of Trump.
Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders did say that results of Trump's January 12 physical will be released after its completion, but she was unclear what that would entail.
Those questions will likely be answered by next week, when the White House says the results of the exam will be released.
They can also include more detailed examinations of the heart, lungs, vision, cholesterol and blood glucose that could point to problems.
"A lot of focus on the veterans", said Trump. He doesn't smoke and doesn't drink alcohol - he has said his brother's death at 43 from alcoholism discouraged him from drinking.
Tom Steyer, the Democratic mega-donor who has run television ads in recent months calling for Trump's impeachment, is promoting the letter, according to Politico.
On Trump's jet during the campaign, "There were four major food groups: McDonald's, Kentucky Fried Chicken, pizza and Diet Coke", Lewandowski and Bossie wrote. The plane was also well stocked with biscuits, crisps and pretzels.
While the White House attempts to mitigate the intense backlash over President Donald Trump's racist remarks referring to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations as "shithole" countries, NBC has a new report detailing a disturbing-yet wholly unsurprising-exchange that occurred between Trump and a Korean American intelligence officer last fall.