Stories tagged: communications
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 10:31 a.m.
White House names Hope Hicks as communications director
The White House is naming Hope Hicks as communications director.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Trump adviser Stephen Miller could expand White House role
WASHINGTON – Stephen Miller, a senior policy adviser to President Donald Trump who is known for his hard-line views on immigration policy and his fiery exchanges with reporters, could expand …
UPDATED: Sat., July 22, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Trump’s new message man deletes tweets
President Donald Trump’s new communications aide is deleting old tweets that didn’t jibe with his boss’ views.
Fri., July 21, 2017, 8:19 a.m.
Anthony Scaramucci under consideration for top White House communications job
New York financier Anthony Scaramucci is under consideration to join the Trump administration as communications director.
Wed., April 12, 2017, 8:24 a.m.
Uber’s PR head resigns amid tumultuous time for company
Uber says its head of communications has decided to leave the ride-hailing company.
Sat., March 25, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
White House aide Boris Epshteyn expected to leave communications post
Boris Epshteyn, a onetime surrogate for President Donald Trump who became a White House aide, is expected to depart from his post.
Sun., March 5, 2017
Shout down Idaho lawmaker’s secrecy bid
Under Idaho state Rep. Vito Barbieri’s abomination, not only would the public be unable to unearth what their public servants are up to outside of public hearings, they couldn’t discern …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 2:46 p.m.
EPA science under scrutiny by Trump political staff
The Trump administration is mandating that any studies or data from scientists at the Environmental Protection Agency undergo review by political appointees before they can be released to the public.
Mon., Oct. 10, 2016, 2:46 p.m.
Facebook launches ‘Workplace’ a business version of Facebook
NEW YORK – You probably already use Facebook at work. Now, Facebook is creating a separate version aimed at helping you do actual work instead of catching up on baby …
Fri., Sept. 5, 2014
Amy Goodman: Demand preservation of net neutrality from FCC
Next Wednesday, if your favorite website seems to load slowly, take a closer look: You might be experiencing the Battle for the Net’s “Internet Slowdown,” a global day of grass-roots …
Fri., Nov. 2, 2012
PR firm contract should be troubling
As the city scrambles for nickels and dimes everywhere – well, everywhere but certain top salaries – it seems odd that the administration is forking over nearly $50,000 to quietly …
Wed., Jan. 5, 2011
Vestal: Project pairs photography with social action
A couple of years ago, when Kathy Hirschel started as an outreach worker at the health clinic in Quincy, Wash., she was shocked by what she saw as she visited …
Sun., Dec. 5, 2010
Companies beware: The next big leak could be yours
SAN FRANCISCO — WikiLeaks’ release of secret government communications is a warning to the world’s biggest companies: You may be next. Computer experts have warned for years about the threat …
Fri., Sept. 21, 2007
Disaster communication rated
The Inland Northwest officials charged with communicating crucial news during a disaster earned good marks from a media expert who advises the nation’s largest cities. But the crew made the …