Articles Written By: Jenna Johnson

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Trump’s split screen: A two-hour virtual conversation between the president and ‘Fox and Friends’

Trump’s split screen: A two-hour virtual conversation between the president and ‘Fox and Friends’


Early Tuesday morning, President Trump tuned into “Fox and Friends.” For several days, Trump's staff kept him away from television cameras. He spent the weekend hidden away at his private Florida club, then returned to the White House to privately sign a new travel ban and allow others to tout the release of long-awaited health-care legislation, while his […]
‘Life is a campaign’: After a difficult first month, Trump returns to his comfort zone

‘Life is a campaign’: After a difficult first month, Trump returns to his comfort zone

MELBOURNE, Fla. — As President Trump descended the stairs from Air Force One on Saturday evening, with a patriotic country song playing and thousands cheering, the 2020 election season officially began. Although the past several presidents have waited more than two years before jumping back onto the campaign trail, Trump's first four weeks in office have shown that he […]
Unnamed White House official on implementing travel ban: ‘It really is a massive success story.’

Unnamed White House official on implementing travel ban: ‘It really is a massive success story.’


Two days into President Trump's new ban on refugees, migrants and foreign nationals from seven countries, there was still mass confusion about the details. On Sunday evening, the White House organized a briefing for reporters with two senior administration officials who agreed to explain the president's executive order — but only on the condition of anonymity. One senior administration official explained […]
Trump says immigration restrictions won’t create more anger toward the U.S.

Trump says immigration restrictions won’t create more anger toward the U.S.

With President Trump expected to sign sweeping executive orders this week that will bar Syrian refugees and impose shorter-term restrictions on all refugees and immigrants from a number of predominantly Muslim countries, there are fears that such actions could further fuel hatred of the United States and motivate Islamic State terrorists. Trump scoffed at that […]

Sean Spicer at press briefing: ‘Our intention is never to lie to you’

White House press secretary Sean Spicer acknowledged Monday that there were some problems with the explanation he gave over the weekend for why he considers President Trump's inauguration audience the largest ever, but he continued to stand by the assertion. Spicer said figures he provided Saturday about the number of trips taken on Metro during the […]
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