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The way Sean Spicer sees it - Gant Daily

The way Sean Spicer sees itGant DailyFor two days in a row, since returning from President Trump's trip abroad, the White House press secretary has held uncharacteristically short press briefings in which he claimed not to know the answer to questions, outsourced questions to other ...and more »

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 »

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 »

White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered - Voice of America;

White House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions Unanswered - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaWhite House Truncates Media Briefing, Leaving Questions UnansweredVoice of AmericaThe White House spokesman, during a truncated off-camera briefing Wednesday, brushed aside a question about a report that fired FBI director James Comey plans to testify publicly that the president pressured him to end an investigation into a top Trump ...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 »

The White House Will No Longer Answer Questions About James Comey's Firing and the Russia Investigation - TIME;

The White House Will No Longer Answer Questions About James Comey's Firing and the Russia Investigation - TIME

TIMEThe White House Will No Longer Answer Questions About James Comey's Firing and the Russia InvestigationTIMEThe White House will no longer take questions on former FBI Director James Comey's firing and the Russia investigation, choosing instead to refer all press inquiries to President Donald Trump's personal attorney. "Going forward, all questions on these ...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 »

The Latest: Person Charged After Trying to Jump WH Barricade - U.S. News & World Report;

The Latest: Person Charged After Trying to Jump WH Barricade - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportThe Latest: Person Charged After Trying to Jump WH BarricadeU.S. News & World ReportThe Secret Service says it has charged a person who attempted to jump over a bike rack barricade near the White House. | May 31, 2017, at 5:24 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. The Latest: Person Charged After Trying to Jump WH ...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 »

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

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

News 12 BrooklynThe Latest: Trump aide says 'small group' gets Trump tweetNews 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 ...and more »

Spicer suggests Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a secret message - Death and Taxes;

Spicer suggests Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a secret message - Death and Taxes

Death and TaxesSpicer suggests Trump's 'covfefe' tweet was a secret messageDeath and TaxesThe president's now-famous “covfefe” Twitter typo from last night was easy enough to explain away. Sean Spicer could have come to the daily press conference today and say something like, “he obviously meant to type 'coverage' but didn't get a chance to ...and more »

A closer look at Jared Kushner and the back story of back channels - Ravalli Republic;

A closer look at Jared Kushner and the back story of back channels - Ravalli Republic

Ravalli RepublicA closer look at Jared Kushner and the back story of back channelsRavalli RepublicFILE - In this May 3, 2017 file photo, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is seen at the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). prev. next. WASHINGTON (AP) — Smart diplomacy or inappropriate and possibly illegal? Jared Kushner's ...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 »

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

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

Raw StoryWhite House tells reporters: Don't broadcast audio of Sean Spicer's off-camera press briefingRaw StoryPress 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 ...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 - Centre Daily Times

Trump likes to speak for himself. But most Americans say someone else is better at itCentre Daily TimesPresident 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 »

Car bomb in Kabul kills at least 90 people - WWMT-TV;

Car bomb in Kabul kills at least 90 people - WWMT-TV

WWMT-TVCar bomb in Kabul kills at least 90 peopleWWMT-TV... car bomb explosion in Afghanistan kills at least 90 people. The blast happened near a large number of western embassies and the presidential palace in Kabul. As Tina Kraus explains, officials are still trying to determine what the bomber was targeting.and more »