"I think it's pretty telling that the President brings these kind of people together", Spicer said.
Kushner highlighted the efforts of the department of Veterans Affairs to move the agency to electronic health records, by adopting a commercial system that's used by the Pentagon.
In May, Trump asked lawmakers to cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over the next decade, taking aim at healthcare and food assistance programs for the poor in a budget that also boosted spending on defense.
President Donald Trump summoned his technology A-team to the White House on Monday for the first meeting of the American Technology Council, continuing the delicate relationship between his administration and Silicon Valley. They are expected to discuss different issues including shrinking the government, reducing federal employees, improving government services, and eliminating regulations among others.
"[The] Government needs to catch up with the technology revolution", said Mr. Trump, who strolled in at the end of the meeting to greet the tech titans.
Monday's White House event includes working sessions focused on citizen services, cloud computing, analytics, cybersecurity, big data, purchasing and contract reform, talent recruitment and retraining, government and private sector partnerships, H1-B visas and future trends, according to a White House official. In the case of the Tesla and Space X CEO and founder, Elon Musk left presidential councils after Trump withdrew from the Paris deal.
In addition, Trump hasn't filled several top technology positions within the federal government, including those of chief technology officer and director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy.
Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOGL) (NASDAQ: GOOG) is also attending the meeting.
"We're embracing big change, bold thinking, and outsider perspectives to transform government and make it the way it should be". T-Mobile said "senior" executives would be at the White House summit, but didn't provide specifics.
Check out the reactions on Twitter to the Golden State Warriors win below and on the following pages. Pretty much all their big-name guys are in their 20s, and they don't show any signs of slowing down.
Last year, reports circulated that hackers had targeted the voter registration systems in the states of IL and Arizona. He later said he would "go along" with Russian Federation, but thought it also could have been China.
Hammel's latest starring role came Monday night, when he held the powerful Boston Red Sox in check for seven sharp innings. When Whit Merrifield stepped onto campus as a freshman at SC , he was set to play center field for the Gamecocks.
The third and final free practice session takes place at 11am (UK time ) on Saturday ahead of qualifying at 2pm. Elsewhere, Daniel Ricciardo was third in the sister Red Bull , with Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen fourth.
Residents are to be evacuated from five council tower blocks over fire safety fears in the wake of the Grenfell Tower blaze. A total of 79 people are either dead or missing presumed dead as a result of the Kensington blaze, according to police.
The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving football stars in Spain. The prosecutor said Ronaldo used shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes.
The RJD chief claimed that the JD (U) had agreed on fielding a combined Opposition candidate but later went back on its word. India has a special electoral college that votes for the president, which includes federal and state legislative members.
And so the battle is moving inexorably towards a band of territory where the main highways linking Iraq and Syria are located. It is the first time any activity by Russian or Syrian government forces have seriously affected the coalition against Daesh.
Sears Canada will close 20 of its full-line stores, 15 Sears Home Stores, 10 outlet stores and 14 Sears Hometown locations. Sears launched a pilot DieHard store in San Antonio in February, Automotive News reported .
It's still unclear how this divergence in performance between the two sides of the Brexit negotiating table will play out. Almost three million Europeans are now living in Britain and around one million Britons living in different EU nations.
When Officer Yanez opened fire, another officer near the vehicle jumped back, and Officer Yanez began yelling at the driver. It was a first - a Facebook Live of the tail end of a Minnesota police officer fatally shooting motorist Philando Castile .
Google to stop reading your Gmail to help sell ads
The search engine chose to stop scanning the inboxes of Gmail free users for targeted advertisements later this year . Google does in fact sift through the contents of your Gmail, though starting soon, it will stop doing that.
Spicer seeks more strategic role at White House
The lawsuit points to a tweet Trump posted on May 12 that suggested he had recordings of his conversations with Comey. The strategy is an acknowledgment of Trump's lack of policy prowess, and White House aides are aware of that.
Sega Forever Let's You Take the Classics On the Go
The Japanese video game developer had made the announcement of releasing the classic games on June 21 morning. Let us know in our discussions and join us on Discord , on our Facebook page , or Twitter !
Is Sean Spicer Leaving The White House Podium?
At one briefing, when she was questioned why Spicer was missing, she mentioned his role was probably getting upgraded . We have been meeting with potential people who may be of service to this administration.
Amazon deal seen as disruptor of grocery business
Shares of other grocery-selling chains like Kroger, Target , Sprouts Farmers and Costco experienced a dip after the announcement. Analysts say the Whole Foods footprint and distribution channel could theoretically make 5-minute deliveries a reality.
Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'
The bill would continue the enhanced Medicaid expansion funding from Obamacare until 2021 and then phase it out over three years. McConnell may have a tough job convincing enough Republican senators that the Senate bill improves on the House version.
Trump confirms he's under investigation
Rosenstein appointed Mueller following the recusal of Attorney General Jeff Sessions in the FBI's probe of Russian influence. In a tweet Friday morning, President Donald Trump says he's being investigated for firing FBI Director James Comey .
Powerball jackpot grows to estimated $435 million
The American lottery's jackpot has rolled over 18 times since someone in Littlefield, Arizona, won $60 million on 1 April. Codisboti said he bought one ticket for the big drawing and plans to buy another because of his winning streak.
'Sega Forever' Brings Classic Games To Mobile Devices
Sega is bringing a collection of its best retro games to Android and iOS devices and you won't have to pay a penny to play them. The Sega Forever app costs not a penny, and every game housed within it is also totally free to play.