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Trump went golfing ‘while America’s loyalest allies in the Middle East are slaughtered’

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President Donald Trump was criticized on Saturday for spending his day golfing while Turkey “slaughtered” America’s Kurdish allies in Syria.

According to the White House pool report, Trump was spotted in “golf gear and a red cap” as his motorcade left the White House for Trump National Golf Club. There was “a giant inflatable Trump rat at the entrance of the club” and signings reading “resign” and “traitor.”

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There are conflicting accounts as to how many hundreds of days Trump has spent at one of his golf course as president.

Huffington Post White House correspondent S.V. Dáte said it was Trump’s 220th day at a golf course he owns. Robert Maquire, the research director at Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) said it was Trump’s 233rd trip to one of his golf courses as president. MSNBC producer Kyle Griffin scored it as Trump’s 236th day at a Trump golf course.

Trump was criticized for golfing after causing a humanitarian crisis in Syria.

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Louisiana Democrat re-elected governor — despite Trump’s rallies for the Republican candidate

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The Associated Press has called the Lousiana's governor's race for incumbent Democrat John Bel Edwards.

Edwards triumphed over Republican businessman Eddie Rispone, who called to concede.

The outcome is another major political loss for President Donald Trump, who had held multiple campaign rallies for Rispone.

During his most recent rally, Trump begged the crowd to give him a "big win" in the election.

Eddie Rispone has conceded the #lagov race to Gov. John Bel Edwards, giving the Democrat four more years in ruby red Louisiana despite Trump’s best efforts to flip the seat. Edwards camp says Rispone called minutes ago to concede. #lagov #lalege

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Press secretary says it is ‘dangerous for the country’ to question whether she is putting out honest info

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Press secretary Stephanie Grisham on Saturday argued it was "dangerous for the country" for anyone to challenge the veracity of her claims.

Grisham made her argument after President Donald Trump went to Walter Reed Hospital for an unannounced doctor's visit, resulting in a great deal of speculation.

Following the visit, Grisham claimed Trump was "healthy" and "without complaints" -- a claim many found unlikely as the president has spent a good deal of time as president airing his many grievances.

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Sondland used WhatsApp to communicate with Ukraine — and won’t turn over the messages: report

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Ambassador Gordon Sondland used WhatsApp to send encrypted messages to a top Ukranian official, The Washington Post reported Saturday.

The communication occurred with Andriy Yermak, a top aide to President Volodymr Zelensky, when Sondland was in Kyiv, the newspaper reported.

"Sondland was also texting back and forth on WhatsApp with Yermak throughout the trip, and had been communicating with other Ukrainian officials over the messaging app in the preceding and subsequent months, according to people familiar with his interactions," The Post reported.

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