Carlos Diaz Rosillo, director of policy and interagency coordination in the White House, said the US and the Central American leaders hoped to make commitments on infrastructure plans and energy reform, among other things. Mr. Trump's morning tweets included what seemed like a jab at former FBI Director Robert Mueller, the new Special Counsel for the Russian Federation probe, as he said the investigation was being "led by some very bad and conflicted people!" Moscow denies meddling in the campaign.
Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Miami.
Pence has retained former U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia Richard Cullen, who is chairman of McGuire Woods, the Post reported. He represents former FIFA President Sepp Blatter in the corruption probe into world soccer's governing body. He then singled out the two U.S. Capitol police agents, Crystal Griner and David Bailey.
Pence has retained Virginia attorney Richard Cullen, who previously served as a US attorney in the Eastern District of Virginia, spokesman Jarrod Agen said. DeLay was not charged.
An aide tells NPR the decision to hire an outside lawyer has been under consideration for weeks, and Pence chose to go forward with it earlier this week.
That's according to a statement from Pence spokesman Jarrod Agen.
Search continues for suspect in triple murder: Mom and two daughters dead
The victims were identified as 18-year-old Kylie Pifer , 21-year-old Taylor Pifer and their mother, Suzanne Taylor , Loeding said. He called Scott Plymale, the mother's boyfriend who then called 911 after discovering the women's lifeless bodies, police said.
He praised U.S. President Donald Trump's tough stance against illegal immigration, saying it was responsible for a more than 70 percent drop in illegal crossings of the U.S. -Mexico border since the beginning of his administration in January.
Pence, who after the election served as head of Trump's White House transition team, has stood by Trump's assertion that there are no ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.
But at Thursday night's congressional baseball game, for which lawmakers were practicing when they were fired upon, Pence said the best of America will shine.
But obstruction came into play after Trump fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey last month.
A source close to Pence said he had been interviewing lawyers for weeks to represent him. Trump later contradicted his own staff, saying on May 11 he had the Russian Federation issue in mind when he fired Comey.Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's legal team, denounced the Post report, saying on Wednesday: "The FBI leak of information regarding the president is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal". He has defended large corporations in Department of Justice investigations, and served as Virginia's attorney general in the late 1990s.