TV News LIES

Saturday, May 26th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Politics Trump FEMA Nominee Withdraws After NBC Questions on Falsified Records

Trump FEMA Nominee Withdraws After NBC Questions on Falsified Records

E-mail Print PDF
Daniel A. Craig, FEMA nominee, withdraws namePresident Donald Trump's nominee for the No. 2 spot at the Federal Emergency Management Agency withdrew from consideration on Wednesday after NBC News raised questions about a federal investigation that found he had falsified government travel and timekeeping records when he served in the Bush administration in 2005.

"Given the distraction this will cause the Agency in a time when they cannot afford to lose focus, I have withdrawn from my nomination," the former nominee, Daniel A. Craig, said in an email to NBC News.

The investigation, jointly conducted by the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Inspector General, concluded there was insufficient evidence that Craig had violated conflict-of-interest laws in the awarding of huge FEMA contracts in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, according to a 2011 report that has never been made public but which was reviewed by NBC News.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Michael Cohen reportedly met with sanctioned Russian oligarch at Trump Tower shortly before inauguration

Cohen met with Russian oligarch before inauguration Michael Cohen met with a Kremlin-connected Russian billionaire in Manhattan 11 days before President Trump's inauguration...

FBI informant briefing could speed Trump-Mueller interview, Giuliani says

Guiliani wants info leaked from Congressional briefingTwo highly classified briefings Thursday about an FBI informant who contacted the Trump campaign could help...

Feds Hid Edits in Right-Wing Video Used to Prosecute Anti-Trump Protesters

Project Veritas withheld cuts made to film Federal prosecutors hid evidence from anti-Trump activists set to go on trial, two judges ruled this...

Kushner gets permanent security clearance, lawyer says

Kushner gets full clearance Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has attained a permanent security clearance, his...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!