Quantcast
Connect with us

Ronny ‘Candy Man’ Jackson is quitting his job as White House doctor: report

Published

on

Ronny “Candy Man” Jackson, who withdrew from consideration to head the Veterans Administration, is also leaving his job as Trump’s personal physician, The Washington Post reports.

Jackson came under fire after being nominated to lead the VA, as allegations that he drank on the job, created a hostile work environment, handed out pills without proper examinations and once crashed a government vehicle after partying all arose.

ADVERTISEMENT

The Navy’s Sean Conley, who took over for Jackson, nicknamed “Candy Man” when he was nominated for the VA, will stay on as White House physician, Politico reports.

No word yet on what Jackson will do now.


Report typos and corrections to: [email protected].
READ COMMENTS - JOIN THE DISCUSSION
Continue Reading

Breaking Banner

Trump official stationed in Ukraine set to give new deposition — along with another White House official

Published

on

The House impeachment inquiry has scheduled another closed-door depositions from two additional Trump administration officials.

The Democratic majority has set hearings later this week for David Holmes, who works at the U.S. embassy in Ukraine, and Mark Sandy, who works in the Office of Management and Budget, reported Axios.

Public hearings begin Wednesday in the impeachment inquiry, when Bill Taylor, the top diplomat in Ukraine, and George Kent, a senior State Department official in charge of Ukraine policy, will testify before House investigators.

Continue Reading

Breaking Banner

WATCH LIVE: House Intelligence committee holds first public Trump impeachment hearing

Published

on

On Wednesday morning the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence will hold its first public impeachment hearing looking into allegations that President Donald Trump abused his office by attempting pressure Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky to announce an investigation that would benefit the president politically in return for releasing $400 million in much-needed security aid.

Continue Reading
 

Breaking Banner

‘Good witnesses’: Democrats promise impeachment hearings will avoid Mueller rollout mistakes

Published

on

According to a report at the Daily Beast, Democrats feel they have an incredibly strong impeachment case against President Donald Trump and have a specific plan to avoid the mistakes of depending upon special counsel Robert Mueller's report that was flattened by Attorney General William Barr.

Continue Reading
 
 
Help Raw Story Uncover Injustice. Join Raw Story Investigates for $1 and go ad-free.
close-image