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  • Donald Trump Will Attend This Year’s Gridiron Dinner; Still A “Maybe” On White House Correspondents Dinner

    One day after President Trump threw a Twitter temper tantrum while, about 50 miles away, and high school students mourning the country’s latest mass suggested he shove a sock in it, his press secretary announced he had RSVP’d “yes” to his very first press dinner. White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders issued a statement Monday regarding the Gridiron dinner in March and its glitzier cousin, the White House Correspondents Dinner, in April: Several people have in…

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  • The women of the White House care so little about women

    High-profile women in Republican leadership are exposing a shocking disdain for what is good for women.

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  • The White House is doing something it has never done before in response to the Rob Porter scandal

    Vice President Mike Pence became the latest White House official to say the administration could've done better in handling the scandal surrounding Rob Porter, a former staff secretary accused of domestic violence. Previously, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and deputy press secretary Raj Shah made similar comments. It's unlike any prior admission from the administration. Vice President Mike Pence became the latest — and most prominent — White House official to make a...

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  • The White House defense of its handling of Rob Porter just fell apart

    The FBI director makes clear that the White House should have known about Porter's problems well before this month.

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  • White House: Personnel Security Office To Blame For Delay In Ousting Rob Porter

    One day after putting it on the FBI, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders handed responsibility for the months-long delay in moving against Rob Porter to the White House Personnel Security Office. In the time between her Monday briefing and her Tuesday briefing, FBI Director Christopher Wray had put in an appearance at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, responding to Sanders I Don’t Think So-ily, telling the committee it had flagged things it had…

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  • Sanders defends herself from criticism from Porter ex-wife

    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended herself on Tuesday from criticism from one of the ex-wives of Rob Porter who's accused the former White House staffer of abuse.Colbie Holderness, one of t...

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  • Sanders: FBI chief did not contradict us on Porter controversy

    "The process was still ongoing when Rob Porter resigned," Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.

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  • FBI Chief Wray Nukes White House Timeline On Rob Porter Security Check

    The FBI made the White House aware of Rob Porter's domestic abuse against both of his two wives, impacting his ability to get needed security clearance, last summer, FBI Director Christopher Wray said Tuesday at the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing. Wray’s testimony contradicts what the explanation the White House finally settled on as to who knew what when on allegations against the former White House Staff Secretary. Porter resigned Wednesday after press reports…

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  • Porter's ex-wife on female Trump aides' responses: 'I expected a woman to do better'

    The first wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter said she “expected a woman to do better” after press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders refused to say whether President Trump believed the abuse allegations against Porter.

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  • Rob Porter reportedly said in an off-the-record meeting the White House arranged that his ex-wife's black eye was from a fall

    Rob Porter, the former White House staff secretary, met quietly with reporters last week to explain his side of allegations that he abused his two ex-wives. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders reportedly arranged the meeting after photos surfaced of Porter's ex-wife with a black eye. Porter told the reporters that his ex-wife had received the black eye from a fall following an argument they had over a Venetian glass vase, according to Politico. Rob Porter, the former White House...

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  • The White House arranged a hasty off-the-record meeting between Rob Porter and 4 reporters after abuse allegations came to light

    Rob Porter, the former White House staff secretary, met quietly with reporters last week to explain his side of allegations that he abused his two ex-wives. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders reportedly arranged the meeting after photos surfaced of Porter's ex-wife with a black eye. The details shed new light on how the White House responded to the still-unfolding scandal. At the height of the scandal over staff secretary Rob Porter's domestic violence allegations last week,...

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  • White House won't explain why Trump hasn't decried domestic abuse

    "The President supports victims of domestic violence and believes everyone should be treated fairly," a spokeswoman maintained.

    NY Daily News
  • CNN’s Acosta to WH Press Secretary Sanders: Was Trump Defending Rob Porter Because of His Own Allegations?

    Monday at the press briefing the CNN correspondent Jim Acosta asked White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders if President Donald Trump was “seemingly defending” former White House staff secretary Rob Porter from domestic abuse allegations “because he has faced his own allegations.” Partial transcript as follows: ACOSTA: What about the president’s tweet over the weekended and people’s lives are being altered and destroyed by an allegation. It seems like the president was believing Mr....

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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders Turns Into a Malfunctioning Robot Over Rob Porter

    White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders found herself stuck in a glitch in the matrix on Monday, hopelessly repeating stock platitudes about the Trump administration’s handling of the scandal surrounding former Trump aide Rob Porter’s alleged domestic abuse. Read more...

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  • White House Flops Defending Domestic Violence “Tone Deaf” Donald Trump, Again

    "I don't think the President supporting due process for any allegation is not tone deaf," said an uncomfortable White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders today in an arduous briefing before the media that centered almost entirely on accusation of domestic violence against now former aides and remarks Donald Trump has made in recent days in the latest fallout from the latest bomb to go off in this explosive administration. "I think it is allowing things to be…

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  • WH: Media puts national security at risk by publishing classified info

    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday accused reporters of putting national security at risk by publishing classified information.Revelations that former staff secretary Rob Porter received a...

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  • White House says president supports victims of domestic abuse

    The White House said Monday that President Trump supports victims of domestic violence, in the wake of him sympathizing on social media with a top aide who quit after two ex-wives accused him of abuse. "The president, along with the entire administration, take domestic violence very seriously and believe all ...

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  • Kelly 'shocked' by abuse allegations against top White House aide

    White House chief of staff John Kelly said in a new statement he was "shocked" by allegations of domestic abuse leveled against staff secretary Rob Porter after Porter announced his resignation earlier Wednesda...

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  • In Miami, military parades send a different message

    Across the country, President Trump’s request for a military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue has sparked a debate on optics, cost and necessity. But in South Florida, such a show of … Click to Continue

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  • Raj Shah to fill in for Sarah Sanders at White House press briefing

    White House Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah will take over the podium in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on Thursday afternoon in place of a vacationing Sarah Huckabee Sanders, The Hill confirmed Wednesday.

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  • Rob Porter Resignation Rains On White House Parade Talk

    White House staff secretary Rob Porter has resigned amid allegations from two ex-wives of physical and emotional abuse, news that overshadowed talk of military parades, government shutdowns and even budget deals at today’s White House press briefing. The resignation comes after one of Porter’s ex-wives, Colbie Holderness, a senior analyst for the U.S. government, provided the DailyMail.com with a photo of herself with a blackened eye. Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders…

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  • Trevor Noah Thinks Donald Trump May Be The New King Of Comedy

    Trevor Noah took a moment to explain to The Daily Show viewers why President Donald Trump complained to fans in Ohio about the Democrats who did not clap for him during his State Of The Union Address. During his campaign rally, Trump said that even “on positive news” the Dems reacted “like death.” And when one of Trump’s fans shouted “treasonous” Trump took that and ran with it. “Somebody said ‘treasonous’. Yeah, I guess, why not? Can we call that treason? Why not!” Trump…

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  • Seth Meyers Grills Donald Trump’s White House At ‘Late Night’ Press Briefing

    Tuesday's White House Press Briefing updating White House correspondents on the rapes, decapitations, and throat slittings committed by MS-13 gang members got preempted by Elon Musk's launch of his latest space vehicle. Not to worry, Seth Meyers had the press corps over for his own Late Night White House Press Briefing: Meyers: I heard Robert Mueller’s investigation is almost done. What is the administration doing to get ready? Sarah Huckabee Sanders: We are preparing to…

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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders Dishes Dirt On The Trumps In Seth Meyers’ Spoof Briefing

    Including what Melania Trump really wants for her birthday.

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