White House lawyer admits it’s reasonable to doubt the Trump admin’s integrity as it hands out Fox News’ ethics waiver

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Raw Story—President Donald Trump’s administration has admitted that a “reasonable person” is likely to “question the integrity” of White House operations after a controversial ethics waiver was granted to former Fox News co-president Bill Shine. Shine, who was hired after the departure of Hope Hicks, is the fifth person to hold the title of communications director in the Trump White House. White House counsel Don McGahn wrote in a July 13 memo that exempting Shine from …

Fox News to White House: Bill Shine is Trump’s new image man. BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — For years he dutifully carried out Roger Ailes’ orders, earning himself the nickname “the Butler” at Fox News. Now, Bill Shine is serving the same role under President Donald Trump. The…