Trump's Spokesman Says The White House "Could Have Done Better" Handling A Top Aide Who Allegedly Abused His Ex-Wives

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BuzzFeed—Nicholas Kamm / AFP / Getty Images A top spokesperson to President Trump said Thursday that the administration "could have done better" in handling how it responded to allegations of domestic abuse against former White House staff secretary Rob Porter. "I think it's fair to say that we all could have done better over the last few days in dealing with this situation," Raj Shah, a deputy press secretary, said. Shah was responding to a barrage of questions about what the White House, in...

White House says it 'could have done better' over Rob Porter allegations. Porter was accused of domestic abuse by two ex-wives Mood shifted after photos showed one of the women with black eyeThe White House has admitted that it mishandled allegations of domestic abuse against a senior official who was forced to resign on Wednesday. John Kelly, the chief of staff, and press secretary Sarah Sanders at first defended staff secretary Rob Porter after media reports in which two ex-wives accused him of assault. Continue reading...