Melania Trump’s former adviser was among the event planners who raised concerns in the weeks before the events, documents show

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CNN’s Jim Acosta reports.”,”descriptionText”:”President Donald Trump praises Israel on its decision to ban Democratic representatives Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from entering the country, after telling reporters he spoke to Israel prior and expressed support for the idea. CNN’s Jim Acosta reports.”},{“title”:”King: If not for rape or incest, would there be any population?”,”duration”:”01:30″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/14/steve-king-anti-abortion-legislation-dana-bash-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/14/steve-king-anti-abortion-legislation-dana-bash-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190814132224-01-steve-king-08132019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/14/steve-king-anti-abortion-legislation-dana-bash-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Rep. Steve King (R-IA) explains his reasoning behind not supporting exceptions for rape or incest in the anti-abortion legislation he tried to pass in Congress.”,”descriptionText”:”Rep. Steve King (R-IA) explains his reasoning behind not supporting exceptions for rape or incest in the anti-abortion legislation he tried to pass in Congress.”},{“title”:”Burnett: Why blame China when you can blame someone else?”,”duration”:”02:41″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/14/erin-burnett-monologue-dow-drop-recession-warning-trump-ebof-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/14/erin-burnett-monologue-dow-drop-recession-warning-trump-ebof-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190814193920-burnett-monolouge-8-14-2019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/14/erin-burnett-monologue-dow-drop-recession-warning-trump-ebof-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/erin-burnett-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Erin Burnett\u003c/a> discusses President Donald Trump’s tweets on the economy as the Dow fell 800 points. “,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/erin-burnett-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Erin Burnett\u003c/a> discusses President Donald Trump’s tweets on the economy as the Dow fell 800 points. “},{“title”:”Some women Trump voters may be having second thoughts”,”duration”:”03:20″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/15/trump-voters-minnesota-savidge-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/15/trump-voters-minnesota-savidge-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190814202150-trump-minnesota-voter-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/15/trump-voters-minnesota-savidge-pkg-ebof-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Martin Savidge speaks with women voters in Minnesota who voted for Trump in 2016, and asks if they plan to back the President in 2020.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Martin Savidge speaks with women voters in Minnesota who voted for Trump in 2016, and asks if they plan to back the President in 2020.”},{“title”:”WaPo: Russia company invests in Kentucky after McConnell kills sanctions”,”duration”:”02:03″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/14/moscow-mitch-mcconnell-russia-wapo-foreman-pkg-vpx-lead.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/14/moscow-mitch-mcconnell-russia-wapo-foreman-pkg-vpx-lead.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190806190941-mcconnell-for-filipovic-oped-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/14/moscow-mitch-mcconnell-russia-wapo-foreman-pkg-vpx-lead.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”A Russian company with ties to the Kremlin made a major investment in a new mill in Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s home state of Kentucky weeks after McConnell killed sanctions on Russia, according to the Washington Post. “,”descriptionText”:”A Russian company with ties to the Kremlin made a major investment in a new mill in Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s home state of Kentucky weeks after McConnell killed sanctions on Russia, according to the Washington Post. “},{“title”:”Former GOP lawmaker: I’m sorry for helping elect Trump”,”duration”:”03:15″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/15/joe-walsh-nyt-editorial-trump-primary-challenger-apology-berman-newday-intv-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/15/joe-walsh-nyt-editorial-trump-primary-challenger-apology-berman-newday-intv-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190815073535-joe-walsh-08152019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/15/joe-walsh-nyt-editorial-trump-primary-challenger-apology-berman-newday-intv-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-berman-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>John Berman\u003c/a> talks to former GOP Congressman Joe Walsh about his op-ed in the New York Times in which Walsh apologizes for his role in getting President Trump elected and suggests the Republican Party needs a primary challenger to Trump in 2020.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-berman-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>John Berman\u003c/a> talks to former GOP Congressman Joe Walsh about his op-ed in the New York Times in which Walsh apologizes for his role in getting President Trump elected and suggests the Republican Party needs a primary challenger to Trump in 2020.”},{“title”:”Republican warns Trump: A big storm is coming”,”duration”:”02:06″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/13/mark-sanford-donald-trump-big-storm-coming-sot-vpx-lead.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/13/mark-sanford-donald-trump-big-storm-coming-sot-vpx-lead.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190813182228-sanford-8-13-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/13/mark-sanford-donald-trump-big-storm-coming-sot-vpx-lead.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former South Carolina Republican Rep. Mark Sanford says he is considering mounting a challenge to the President in 2020.”,”descriptionText”:”Former South Carolina Republican Rep. Mark Sanford says he is considering mounting a challenge to the President in 2020.”},{“title”:”Barr: Appalled and angry over failures to secure Epstein”,”duration”:”00:45″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/12/william-barr-jeffrey-epstein-death-new-york-jail-bts-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/12/william-barr-jeffrey-epstein-death-new-york-jail-bts-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190812145221-william-barr-new-orleans-08122019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/12/william-barr-jeffrey-epstein-death-new-york-jail-bts-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Attorney General William Barr said investigators are learning of \”serious irregularities\” at the New York jail where accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was found dead of an apparent suicide.”,”descriptionText”:”Attorney General William Barr said investigators are learning of \”serious irregularities\” at the New York jail where accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein was found dead of an apparent suicide.”},{“title”:”New Trump rule could limit legal immigration”,”duration”:”00:50″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/13/legal-immigration-rule-uscis-cuccinelli-presser-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/13/legal-immigration-rule-uscis-cuccinelli-presser-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190813111158-ken-cuccinelli-presser-uscis-081219-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/13/legal-immigration-rule-uscis-cuccinelli-presser-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Acting Director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli announced a regulation that could dramatically cut the number of legal immigrants allowed to enter and stay in the US by making it easier to reject green card and visa applications.”,”descriptionText”:”Acting Director of US Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli announced a regulation that could dramatically cut the number of legal immigrants allowed to enter and stay in the US by making it easier to reject green card and visa applications.”},{“title”:”Trump administration moves to gut Endangered Species Act”,”duration”:”03:17″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/13/trump-endangered-species-act-science-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/13/trump-endangered-species-act-science-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190803125720-01-trump-0801-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/13/trump-endangered-species-act-science-reality-check-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The US Interior Department announced \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2019/08/12/politics/endangered-species-act/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>significant changes that would weaken how the Endangered Species Act\u003c/a> is implemented, a move critics fear will allow for more oil and gas drilling and limit how much regulators consider the impacts of the climate crisis. CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-avlon-profie\” target=\”_blank\”>John Avlon\u003c/a> has more.”,”descriptionText”:”The US Interior Department announced \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2019/08/12/politics/endangered-species-act/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>significant changes that would weaken how the Endangered Species Act\u003c/a> is implemented, a move critics fear will allow for more oil and gas drilling and limit how much regulators consider the impacts of the climate crisis. CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/john-avlon-profie\” target=\”_blank\”>John Avlon\u003c/a> has more.”},{“title”:”Scaramucci: Trump views people as potential transactions”,”duration”:”02:19″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/13/anthony-scaramucci-trump-racism-anderson-cooper-intv-ac360-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/13/anthony-scaramucci-trump-racism-anderson-cooper-intv-ac360-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190812203127-anthony-scaramucci-08122019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/13/anthony-scaramucci-trump-racism-anderson-cooper-intv-ac360-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci tells CNN’s Anderson Cooper that President Donald Trump just views people as \”objects.\””,”descriptionText”:”Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci tells CNN’s Anderson Cooper that President Donald Trump just views people as \”objects.\””},{“title”:”Trump needs these voters to win 2020 reelection”,”duration”:”03:28″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/13/trump-approval-numbers-economy-2020-harry-enten-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/13/trump-approval-numbers-economy-2020-harry-enten-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190806154033-trump-jennings-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/13/trump-approval-numbers-economy-2020-harry-enten-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/harry-enten\” target=\”_blank\”>Harry Enten\u003c/a> breaks down President Donald Trump’s approval rating and explains what types of voters he needs to win reelection.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/harry-enten\” target=\”_blank\”>Harry Enten\u003c/a> breaks down President Donald Trump’s approval rating and explains what types of voters he needs to win reelection.”},{“title”:”Harris: Trump’s trying to vilify a whole group of people”,”duration”:”02:31″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/12/kamala-harris-intv-trump-trying-to-vilify-group-of-people-green-cards-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/12/kamala-harris-intv-trump-trying-to-vilify-group-of-people-green-cards-sot-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190812112808-kamala-harris-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/12/kamala-harris-intv-trump-trying-to-vilify-group-of-people-green-cards-sot-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”In an interview with CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/kyung-lah-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Kyung Lah\u003c/a>, Democratic presidential candidate Sen. 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Kamala Harris (D-CA) said that President Donald Trump’s regulation that could \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/2019/08/12/politics/legal-immigration-public-charge/index.html\” target=\”_blank\”>make it easier to cut green cards and visa applications\u003c/a> is an ongoing campaign to vilify a whole group of people.”},{“title”:”Erin Burnett debunks reasons for new immigration rule”,”duration”:”03:02″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/12/erin-monologue-trump-new-legal-immigration-rule-ebof-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/12/erin-monologue-trump-new-legal-immigration-rule-ebof-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190812192355-erin-burnett-08122019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/12/erin-monologue-trump-new-legal-immigration-rule-ebof-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Erin Burnett explains why the Trump administration’s justifications for new regulation targeting legal immigration may not be based in fact.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Erin Burnett explains why the Trump administration’s justifications for new regulation targeting legal immigration may not be based in fact.”},{“title”:”Scaramucci says he does not support Trump’s reelection”,”duration”:”03:57″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/08/12/scaramucci-intv-dont-support-trumps-reelection-sot-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/08/12/scaramucci-intv-dont-support-trumps-reelection-sot-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190812073126-anthony-scaramucci-8-12-01-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/08/12/scaramucci-intv-dont-support-trumps-reelection-sot-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”In an interview with CNN’s John Berman, former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci said that President Donald Trump’s presidency gets worse every day, and the top of the 2020 Republican presidential ticket may need to be replaced.”,”descriptionText”:”In an interview with CNN’s John Berman, former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci said that President Donald Trump’s presidency gets worse every day, and the top of the 2020 Republican presidential ticket may need to be replaced.”}],’js-video_headline-featured-epj6ye’,”,”js-video_source-featured-epj6ye”,true,true,’this-week-in-politics’);if (typeof configObj.context !== ‘string’ || configObj.context.length
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