World Trump fires State Dept. watchdog critical of admin moves May 16, 2020 0 In a letter to Congress, U.S. President Donald Trump said Steve Linick, seen here in a photo from last October, no longer had his full confidence and that his removal would take effect in 30 days. Trump did not mention Linick by name in his letter. (J. Scott Applewhite/The Associated Press) To continue reading this article… Start your Subscription Enjoy unlimited access to all articles.For only 68 cents per day, get full access to CNS for an entire year. Already have an account? Login here. Donate At Caribbean News Service, we do not charge for our content and we want to keep it that way. We are seeking support from individuals and organisations so we can continue our work & develop CNS further.