• Leaked documents show White House blocked a critical government website to recruit election workers during the COVID pandemic and while Trump railed against voter fraud

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement The ask seemed non-controversial at a time when the nation, pummeled by the coronavirus pandemic, was desperate for volunteers to staff polling stations for the 2020 elections.
    "I formally request that authority over the HelpAmericaVote.gov domain name be delegated to the EAC," Election Assistance Commission Executive Director Mona Harrington wrote last July 15 to a Government Services Administration contractor that administers US government websites that end in ".gov."
    But the request instead triggered a tug-of-war between two divisions of the federal government...
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  • Trump administration staffers are struggling to find their next jobs

    Trump administration staffers are struggling to find their next jobs

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for January 15. I'm Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter at Business Insider. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Send me feedback or tips at LJohnson businessinsider.com. Today's news: Trump administration staffers struggle to find next jobs, a guide to hiring an Amazon agency, and the media free agents from WarnerMedia.
    President Donald Trump walks on the South Lawn upon arrival at the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, after attending the casualty return at Dover Air Force Base, Del...
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  • Trump administration staffers are getting snubbed while hunting for jobs. One recruiter tried to place six of them and couldn't land any interviews

    Trump administration staffers are getting snubbed while hunting for jobs. One recruiter tried to place six of them and couldn't land any interviews

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Former White House staff can usually walk into top jobs after years of dealing with some of the toughest crises in government.
    But as businesses begin to shun Trump enterprises, the group leaving 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue are already getting the cold shoulder .
    Those with less name recognition such as former White House director of strategic engagement Alyssa Farah have been dropping resumes to Hollywood agencies to explore work in the entertainment industry. Farah is also talking about running her own company, according to a person familiar with talks. Farah wasn't...
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