Trump forbids release of visitor logs

Trump arrives for Easter in Florida. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

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1. Drain the swamp

The White House announced it would not release its visitor logs, which would be kept secret for at least five years after Donald Trump leaves office, citing “grave national security risks”. Records of White House visits were public under Barack Obama.

Tough luck, public

People at Palm Beach airport hoping to photograph Trump. Photograph: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

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Former Obama aide responds

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Turn back the clock

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'A step away from transparency'

It’s disappointing that the man who promised to ‘drain the swamp’ just took a massive step away from transparency by refusing to release the White House visitor logs that the American people have grown accustomed to accessing over the last six years and that provide indispensable information about who is seeking to influence the president.

– Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, a watchdog group

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2. Carter Page’s 'strong pro-Kremlin views'

A former adviser to Donald Trump who is at the centre of an FBI investigation was exhibiting “strongly pro-Kremlin” ideology almost two decades ago, his former employer has told the Guardian.

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Unusual number of pictures of this guy wearing headsets. Photograph: Pavel Golovkin/AP

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4. Trump mad about Amanda Knox – report

George Lombardi, an Italian American who boasts ties to the president, told the New York Times that Trump was “very upset” with Amanda Knox, the former American student once imprisoned in Italy on murder charges. Knox supported Hillary Clinton.

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Knox in 2015, after a guilty verdict against her was annulled. Photograph: Jason Redmond/Reuters

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5. Trump Jr likes the bomb

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