Spicer refers Russia questions to Trump's outside attorney - Wayne County Journal Banner

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer declined to respond to questions today about the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, instead referring reporters to the president's newly-appointed outside counsel, Marc Kasowitz. Spicer's ...

Spicer addresses confusion around 'covfefe' tweet from Trump - KOAT Albuquerque

Fifteen hours after Donald Trump typed the now-infamous words "Despite the constant negative press covfefe" into his Twitter account, White House press secretary Sean Spicer was asked about the incident. Advertisement ...

White House seeks to wall off Russia questions - KEYT

WASHINGTON (CNN) - The White House on Wednesday took its first public steps to cordon off response efforts to the Russia probe from the day-to-day work of the administration, acknowledging openly that President Donald Trump had hired an outside ...

The Latest: Person charged after trying to jump WH barricade - Minneapolis Star Tribune

The Secret Service says it has charged a person who attempted to jump over a bike rack barricade near the White House. The agency says the individual tried to jump the bike rack at a park near the South Lawn and the Ellipse. The unnamed person was ...

Trump finds it hard to recruit new staff for a shake-up - The Straits Times

WASHINGTON • Back from overseas and confronting an unforgiving political environment, President Donald Trump appears increasingly isolated inside the White House, according to advisers, venting frustration over the performance of his staff and openly ...

5 things to know about Jared Kushner, Donald Trump's son-in-law, senior adviser - Springfield News Sun

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has come under increased scrutiny after reports surfaced last week claiming that he discussed setting up a secret communications channel with Russian officials late last year. >> Read more trending news.

White House: No more answers to Russia questions at daily briefings - KRMG (blog)

After tangling with reporters for the past few months about the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 elections, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer set out new guidelines on Wednesday, telling news organizations that questions about ...

Sean Spicer Says Trump and 'Small Group' Know What 'Covfefe' Actually Means - TheWrap

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer told reporters during an off-camera gaggle on Wednesday that President Trump's “covfefe” tweet wasn't a typo and Americans shouldn't be concerned. “The president and a small group of people know exactly what ...

Sean Spicer Claims Covfefe Is A Secret Trump Code Word Then Abruptly Ends Briefing - PoliticusUSA

As the nation tries to figure out Trump meant when he tweeted covfefe, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer claimed that it was code word understood by Trump and a few people. Share on Twitter Add to Google+ Connect on Linked in Share on ...

The Latest: Trump aide says 'small group' gets Trump tweet - News 12 Brooklyn

(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). White House press secretary Sean Spicer calls on a member of the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in Washington. Spicer discussed ongoing possible connections to Jared Kushner ...

White House will stop taking questions about Trump, Russia investigation - The Hill

President Trump's administration will cease answering questions from reporters about the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russia, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Wednesday. In an off-camera press briefing Wednesday, ...

The White House's Ted Nugent problem - ThinkProgress

On Wednesday morning, President Trump blasted Kathy Griffin for posing for a photo holding a bloody head that looked like President Trump. The tasteless photo was widely condemned and cost Griffin her job as a co-host of CNN's annual New Year's Eve ...

Spicer On Covfefe: 'The President and a Small Group of People Knew Exactly What He Meant' - Mediaite

The White House announced, early Wednesday, that the afternoon's press briefing would be held off-camera. When Press Secretary Sean Spicer took the podium, it became clear why. It was because, had the briefing been on camera, he would have actually ...

White House says will refer questions about Russia probes to Trump's attorney - Reuters

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump attends the G7 summit in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, May 26, 2017. Reuters/Dylan Martinez/File Photo. White House says will refer questions about Russia...X. WASHINGTON The White House will said on Wednesday it ...

Sean Spicer jokes: Some in the White House know what 'covfefe' means - Washington Examiner

White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Wednesday dismissed the idea that people should be worried about President Trump after he tweeted out an incoherent message Tuesday night that included the word "covfefe," and joked that some people in the ...

Donald Trump is his own worst spokesman: poll - Salon

When it comes to defending the president, who from the White House is best suited for the job? It's not President Donald Trump. More than half of Americans say that Vice President Mike Pence is Trump's best spokesman, according to a recent Monmouth ...

Poll: Trump, spokespeople 'do more harm than good' - Asbury Park Press

WEST LONG BRANCH — President Donald Trump and his usual stand-ins tend to do "more harm than good" when speaking publicly, according to a new Monmouth University poll. About 61 percent of Americans said Trump "does more to hurt his own cause" ...

Trump very pleased with his communication team: WH - Daily Excelsior

WASHINGTON, May 31: Donald Trump is “very pleased” with the performance of his media team and is looking forward to push his agenda, the White House said today, a day after the US president's communications director Michael Dubke resigned.

White House tells reporters: Don't broadcast audio of Sean Spicer's off-camera press briefing - Raw Story

Press secretary Sean Spicer held an audio-only press briefing on Wednesday, but the White House told news outlets they could not broadcast the audio live. Multiple reporters said the White House told reporters that the off-camera gaggle could not be ...

Trump likes to speak for himself. But most Americans say someone else is better at it - Island Packet

President Donald Trump has said it's difficult for his communications people to speak for him, and has shown interest in wanting to speak more directly with the American people. Monmouth University released a new poll of 1,000 people that shows that ...