The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Kim Jong Nam Reportedly Dies, Senate OKs Treasury Secretary and Trudeau Meets Trump

    Know This: The head of the Secret Service, Joseph P. Clancy, put in his resignation with the White House last week, intending to step down March 4. The U.S. Senate voted 53-47 to confirm Steven Mnuchin as treasury secretary. Tens of thousands of Californians remain in shelters as engineers attempt to relieve structural instability at the Lake Oroville Dam. And in yesterday’s meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, President Trump said they’ll be “tweaking” the nations’ trade relationship.

    Read This: Rhonda McCoy managed to get actual food onto students’ plates — and get kids to eat it — in Huntington, West Virginia, America’s “unhealthiest” city. 

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