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Spicer's Razor - The Atlantic;

Spicer's Razor - The Atlantic

The AtlanticSpicer's RazorThe AtlanticLike ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. “What is 'covfefe'?” That was the voice of a White House reporter, on Wednesday afternoon, asking a question of White House press secretary Sean Spicer on behalf ...and more »

The Latest: Person charged after trying to jump WH barricade - The San Luis Obispo Tribune;

The Latest: Person charged after trying to jump WH barricade - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

The San Luis Obispo TribuneThe Latest: Person charged after trying to jump WH barricadeThe San Luis Obispo TribuneThe 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 ...and more »

White House seeks to wall off Russia questions - KEYT;

White House seeks to wall off Russia questions - KEYT

KEYTWhite House seeks to wall off Russia questionsKEYTWASHINGTON (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 ...and more »

'Covfefe': Trump spokesman plays down odd tweet - BBC News;

'Covfefe': Trump spokesman plays down odd tweet - BBC News

BBC News'Covfefe': Trump spokesman plays down odd tweetBBC NewsWhite House press officer Sean Spicer has sought to defend an apparently garbled tweet by President Donald Trump which baffled and amused the internet. In a tweet posted just after midnight Mr Trump wrote "despite the constant negative press covfefe".and more »

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

Trump finds it hard to recruit new staff for a shake-upThe Straits TimesWASHINGTON • 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 ...and more »

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

White House: No more answers to Russia questions at daily briefingsKRMG (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 ...and more »

Spicer Dodges Question On Why Trump's OK With Ted Nugent But Not Kathy Griffin - Mediaite;

Spicer Dodges Question On Why Trump's OK With Ted Nugent But Not Kathy Griffin - Mediaite

MediaiteSpicer Dodges Question On Why Trump's OK With Ted Nugent But Not Kathy GriffinMediaiteDuring an off-camera press gaggle today, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer was asked about the recent controversy and fallout surrounding Kathy Griffin's beheaded Donald Trump photo. However, Politico's Matthew Nussbaum wasn't so much ...and more »

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

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

PoliticusUSASean Spicer Claims Covfefe Is A Secret Trump Code Word Then Abruptly Ends BriefingPoliticusUSAAs 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 ...and more »

Spicer refuses to say Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a typo - Politico;

Spicer refuses to say Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a typo - Politico

PoliticoSpicer refuses to say Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a typoPoliticoPresident Donald Trump's mysterious post to Twitter in the wee hours Wednesday morning about “constant negative press covfefe” may have sparked hours of jokes and overnight confusion, but to hear White House press secretary Sean Spicer tell it, the ...and more »

White House says will refer questions about Russia probes to Trump's attorney - Daily News & Analysis

White House says will refer questions about Russia probes to Trump's attorneyDaily News & AnalysisThe White House will said on Wednesday it would refer all questions about investigations into Russia's contacts with President Donald Trump's aides to the president's outside attorney. "Going forward all questions on these matters will be referred to ...and more »

Donald Trump is his own worst spokesman: Poll - Salon;

Donald Trump is his own worst spokesman: Poll - Salon

SalonDonald Trump is his own worst spokesman: PollSalonWhen 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 ...and more »

Lewandowski: Trump's comm team needs 'pre-existing relationship' with him - The Hill (blog);

Lewandowski: Trump's comm team needs 'pre-existing relationship' with him - The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)Lewandowski: Trump's comm team needs 'pre-existing relationship' with himThe Hill (blog)Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski said on Wednesday that President Trump "knows the media" better than his communications staff and works better with people "who had a pre-existing relationship" with Trump "to understand how the ...and more »

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

Trump likes to speak for himself. But most Americans say someone else is better at itSacramento BeePresident 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 ...and more »

Spicer 'Isn't Going Anywhere' According To Insiders - Western Journalism;

Spicer 'Isn't Going Anywhere' According To Insiders - Western Journalism

Western JournalismSpicer 'Isn't Going Anywhere' According To InsidersWestern JournalismThe long-rumored White House staff shake-up appeared to be underway following the resignation Tuesday of communications director Mike Dubke. But White House insiders say the shake-up isn't expected to go deep, nor will it affect embattled press ...and more »

Trump aides strain to explain how Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! their Dear Leader is - Daily Kos;

Trump aides strain to explain how Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! their Dear Leader is - Daily Kos

Daily KosTrump aides strain to explain how Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! their Dear Leader isDaily KosThere's no room for nuance let alone reality for anyone hoping to keep a job in Donald Trump's White House anymore. Sean Spicer, whose head has been on the chopping block since his first rocky debut back in January, simply abandoned any shred of ...and more »

Kushner Revelations Offer Fresh Leads For Investigators - But Will Any Of This Sink Team Trump? - The National Memo (blog);

Kushner Revelations Offer Fresh Leads For Investigators - But Will Any Of This Sink Team Trump? - The National Memo (blog)

The National Memo (blog)Kushner Revelations Offer Fresh Leads For Investigators - But Will Any Of This Sink Team Trump?The National Memo (blog)Converging revelations about President Trump's dealings with Russia are propelling three investigations that seemed stalled and thwarted just a few weeks ago. While speculation that Trump will be impeached because of his Russia dealings is surely ...and more »

Poll: President Trump is his own worst spokesman, Pence does better job - USA TODAY;

Poll: President Trump is his own worst spokesman, Pence does better job - USA TODAY

USA TODAYPoll: President Trump is his own worst spokesman, Pence does better jobUSA TODAYLook out, President Trump. Your No. 2 is a more effective spokesman for you than you are, a new poll suggests. Vice President Pence was the only Trump administration official tested in a Monmouth University Poll who has a net positive impact when he ...and more »

The White House's Contradictory Message on Kushner - Patheos (blog);

The White House's Contradictory Message on Kushner - Patheos (blog)

Patheos (blog)The White House's Contradictory Message on KushnerPatheos (blog)It's been fascinating watching the White House try to respond to the revelation that Jared Kushner tried to set up a secret backchannel to the Russians using secure facilities at their embassy. Sean Spicer and Trump himself just keep screaming about ...and more »

Cain and Abel: The Kushners feud as rival clan members use White House Trump link - Hamilton Spectator;

Cain and Abel: The Kushners feud as rival clan members use White House Trump link - Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton SpectatorCain and Abel: The Kushners feud as rival clan members use White House Trump linkHamilton SpectatorWhite House senior advisor Jared Kushner, left, and his wife, the daughter of President Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump, wait to meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican on May 24, 2017. next play/pause pre 1/1. Hamilton Spectator. By David Kocieniewski ...and more »

The White House Mess: A Shakeup Needs to Start with Some Self-Reflection By Trump - Fox News;

The White House Mess: A Shakeup Needs to Start with Some Self-Reflection By Trump - Fox News

Fox NewsThe White House Mess: A Shakeup Needs to Start with Some Self-Reflection By TrumpFox NewsWhite House aides are leaking that President Trump is considering a staff shakeup to stop them from leaking, and the casualty on Monday was communications director Mike Dubke. Mr. Trump certainly needs to fix his White House mess, but staff changes ...and more »