Democratic Congresswoman Jackie Speier tweeted that Mr Trump's comments were "offensive".
Porter's departure has raised questions about how long it took Trump's team to act on the accusations.
And on Friday, White House speechwriter David Sorensen quit after his ex-wife went public with allegations that included, among other things, that he once ran over her foot with a auto and stubbed out a cigarette on her hand.
Trump is said to be annoyed by the focus on the latest White House turmoil, especially as it comes on the eve of his release of a major infrastructure spending initiative. After Porter's resignation, Kelly said he was "shocked" by the "new allegations", adding there is "no place for domestic violence in our society".
"If he hasn't already been abusive with Hope, he will", Jennie Willoughby told Anderson Cooper on CNN Thursday night.
"You want to stop a four-star general who makes a decision within 40 minutes because you hate Donald Trump?".
Donald Trump signs deal to end second government shutdown The brief shutdown follows a three-day shutdown last month that came about because of numerous same spending and social issues. Their sweeping tax overhaul bill approved in December will add an estimated $1.5 trillion to the national debt over 10 years.
Porter's resignation was announced Wednesday, just hours after a photograph was published of Holderness with a black eye, allegedly inflicted by Porter. "And literally that was it". Conway stressed that Porter "is no longer the staff secretary". Kelly reportedlyknew for months that Porter had not obtained a full security clearance due to the allegations. In addition to Mulvaney, the others are House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Rep. Mark Meadows and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. At the end of the session, according to people with knowledge of his remarks, Kelly volunteered that he had something he wanted to "clarify". Trump is known to frequently poll his advisers about the performance of senior staff and is often reluctant to actually fire aides.
David Sorensen, a speechwriter who worked at the Council on Environmental Quality, resigned after being confronted by White House officials, spokesman Raj Shah said.
"This guy (Porter) is never going to get a national security clearance, and yet every day he is reading our nation's top secrets and could have been blackmailed".
Jennifer Willoughby told NBC Nightly News that during an interview with the Federal Bureau of Investigation about her former husband's security clearance, she brought proof of his abuse.
But in private, the president is believed to have issued rare criticism of a woman who by some estimates is the most influential figure in the administration after Trump himself.
The White House said in a statement that it had been made aware of the allegations before The Washington Post reached out regarding the story.
Meanwhile, a number of Democrats denounced Trump's comments about Porter and his lack of empathy for the women who alleged abuse. The president said he had only "recently" learned of the allegations against his former aide and was surprised. "Is there any other crime - and it's a crime -where there would be an explanation that the reason why we shouldn't pay attention to the transgression is because they're good at something?" Kelly has so far taken the brunt of the blame and a source familiar with the matter told Reuters he offered to resign.
The North then withdrew its request after it asked for more fuel than Seoul was willing to provide, a Seoul official added. A joint ice hockey team, comprising of both North and South Korean players will take part in the Winter Games.
On the second night of the team competition, the dance team of Maia and Alex Shibutani took second, as expected. Along with Nathan Chen, the Knierims made their Olympic debut on Wednesday in the team event.
Shortly after that, McGahn informed chief of staff John Kelly that there could be problems related to Porter's security clearance. White House aides on Sunday television news shows stressed that Kelly was not in any danger of being ousted from his post .
Although Jamie Vardy leveled, De Bruyne picked out Aguero at the start of the second half for a tap-in that restored City's lead. Pochettino believes Tottenham would have claimed a far more convincing win over Arsenal but for Petr Cech.
The New York Attorney General's office has filed a civil rights lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein's company and its founders. Representatives for the company and the Weinstein brothers couldn't immediately be reached for comment.
The 28-year-old is a crucial part of the North's Games delegation led by Kim Yong Nam, North Korea's nominal head of state. So far, the South Korean President seems keen to take up his North Korean counterpart's offer, which comes as no surprise.
Syria's foreign ministry wrote a letter to the Security Council Thursday calling for global condemnation. It had been under the occupation of ISIL before being taken by US -backed YPG militia forces in 2017.
On a blog post titled "Why I Stayed", Willoughby wrote, "The first time he called me a "f***ing bitch" was on our honeymoon". Meanwhile, Deputy staff secretary Derek Lyons has been promoted to acting staff secretary as a replacement for Porter.
Mr Sorensen's ex-wife Jessica Corbett told the Washington Post that he was physically abusive to her while they were married. He supported former Fox News executive Roger Ailes , who since has died, as he faced harassment allegations.
Kim Yo Jong claps next to Kim Yong Nam at the Switzerland v Korea women's hockey game on February 10, 2018. The South Korean president mentioned the need for the North to resume its dialogue with the United States.
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell waves as he leaves the Senate chamber early Friday after the Senate passed a budget deal. Politicians from both opposing parties criticised Senator Paul for slowing the bill up and provoking the shutdown .
Trump of hypocrisy in demanding changes to the document, echoing a grievance leveled by other Democrats on the committee. The Democratic counter-memo deserves to be read by Americans, "once the necessary redactions have been made", says Rep.
49ers LB Reuben Foster Arrested For Domestic Violence
The first , stemming on January 12 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama , stemmed from a charge of second-degree marijuana possession. It is worth noting that the local police department had not yet responded to the paper's request for a statement.
Two Turkish pilots die in Syria crash
Earlier, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said a helicopter had been shot down without saying who was responsible. Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced the deaths in a televised address on Saturday.
Airbus halts deliveries of A320neo
About 113 Pratt & Whitney engines now equip the A320neo family of aircraft, which are used by 18 customers. The DGCA official said IndiGo has three such aircraft, which have been grounded.
Turkish troops killed in offensive
The Syrian foreign ministry condemned the bombardment as a "war crime", an accusation echoed by the Russian ambassador to the UN. Negotiations on the proposed measure are to begin on Monday, and diplomats said it could quickly come to a vote at the council.
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But this game belonged to Aguero , who once again illustrated why he is one of the best marksmen in Premier League history. Both sets of fans cheer! On a night of hat-tricks at the Etihad , here are five things we learned. 5-1, min. 90, Aguero .