Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - President Trump met briefly Thursday with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C. The President conveyed the U.S.'s commitment to Jordan's stability, security, and prosperity. The President thanked the King for his leadership in promoting peace and stability in the region. He highlighted Jordan's critical contributions to defeating ISIS and discussed the possibility of establishing safe zones in Syria.
Washington, DC - Wednesday, the President signed a Proclamation honoring February 2017 as National African American History Month.
NATIONAL AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY MONTH, 2017
Washington, DC - First Lady Melania Trump announced the appointment of Lindsay Reynolds, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to the First Lady. As Chief of Staff, Lindsay Reynolds will be responsible for managing the agenda and day to day operations of the Office of the First Lady. Reynolds brings over fourteen years of experience in political fundraising, event management, and logistical expertise. She previously served in the White House under President George W. Bush.
Washington, DC - Vice President Mike Pence Wednesday announced the appointment of Jarrod Agen as Deputy Assistant to the President and Director of Communications to the Vice President.
Washington, DC - Bipartisan Praise For The “Impossible To Oppose” Judge Neil Gorsuch:
Washington, DC - By a 98-1 vote, the Senate confirmed retired Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to be the 26th secretary of defense, and Vice President Michael R. Pence administered his oath of office shortly afterward.R. Pence administered his oath of office shortly afterward.