White House news conference: CNN’s Reality Check Team vets the claims

White House news conference: CNN's Reality Check Team vets the claims

(CNN)White House press secretary Sean Spicer delivered his first briefing of Donald Trump’s presidency Monday, and CNN’s Reality Check Team monitored his statements and checked the claims. The team of reporters, researchers and editors across CNN listened throughout the event and analyzed key statements, rating them true, misleading or […] Click here to view original web page at www.cnn.com

Continue reading »

Spicer: Press coverage ‘demoralizing’

Spicer: Press coverage 'demoralizing'

CNN presses Spicer over Trump-CIA appearance 01:34 Washington (CNN)Protesting what he described as crushingly negative coverage of President Donald Trump’s inauguration, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said crowd size comparisons damaged the new administration’s morale. "The default narrative is always negative," Spicer said during a rapid-pace press briefing […] Click here to view original web page at www.cnn.com

Continue reading »

Sean Spicer’s defense of himself and explanation of Donald Trump’s sensitivity, annotated

Sean Spicer’s defense of himself and explanation of Donald Trump’s sensitivity, annotated

White House spokesman Sean Spicer promised reporters to always be truthful in his role as White House press secretary and addressed misstatements he made about Metro ridership on Inauguration Day. (Reuters) White House press secretary Sean Spicer held his first official White House press briefing on Monday, and given […] Click here to view original web page at www.washingtonpost.com

Continue reading »

Counterintelligence investigation into Team Trump casts a wide net

Counterintelligence investigation into Team Trump casts a wide net

Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn arrives at Trump Tower, Nov. 17, 2016. President-elect Donald Trump and his transition team are in the process of filling cabinet and high level positions for the new administration. The morning of Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration, the New York Times published a striking front-page […] Click here to view original web page at www.msnbc.com

Continue reading »

Monday’s Campaign Round-Up, 1.23.17

Monday’s Campaign Round-Up, 1.23.17

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country. * White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer insisted the other day that Trump has gone “above and beyond” to address his conflicts of interest. A new federal lawsuit will test that assertion. * On Fox News yesterday, Chris Wallace […] Click here to view original web page at www.msnbc.com

Continue reading »

Trump goes to work

Trump goes to work

President Donald Trump’s blunt declaration during his stark inaugural address now becomes a yardstick to judge his administration’s ability to fundamentally reshape America’s politics and global posture. The first weekday of the new White House opens a new chapter in the story of Trump the politician. It is the […] Click here to view original web page at www.cnn.com

Continue reading »
1 2 3 1,388