Stories tagged: Sean Spicer
UPDATED: Sat., July 28, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
A black man yelled at former White House press secretary Sean Spicer in a bookstore and accused Spicer of calling him a racial slur when they were students at a …
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 3:13 p.m.
From White House to dance-off judge, Sean Spicer using his fame for charity.
Sat., July 22, 2017
There’s something about Sean Spicer that inspires pity. He’s had so much to deal with: the brutal “Saturday Night Live” skewerings. The fact that his boss, President Donald Trump, wouldn’t …
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer abruptly resigned Friday over President Donald Trump’s decision to tap a camera-ready financier to lead the beleaguered White House communications team. The departing spokesman …
Sun., June 25, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
President Donald Trump’s press secretary went more than a week without facing the press on TV, the Washington Post noted. The White House seems to be making a habit of …
UPDATED: Tue., May 30, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Mike Dubke has resigned as White House communications director in the first of what could be a series of changes to President Donald Trump’s senior staff amid the growing Russia …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
As Sean Spicer scrambled to explain to reporters why President Donald Trump suddenly decided to fire FBI director James Comey last week, the White House press secretary huddled with his …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
When the report burst forth alleging that President Donald Trump had revealed highly classified information to Russian diplomats, the White House quickly dispatched Trump’s national security adviser to declare that …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 2:45 p.m.
The indignities just keep piling up on Sean Spicer. Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle is now openly gunning for the White House press secretary’s job, telling the Bay Area News …
Sun., May 14, 2017
So what are we to make of Trump’s constantly shifting facts and truths? Is he lying? Pretending?
Fri., May 12, 2017, 3:47 p.m.
Press Secretary Sean Spicer was given several opportunities Friday to deny that President Trump is secretly recording conversations that occur in the White House. He never did.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 9:54 a.m.
NEW YORK – Melissa McCarthy has gone into the streets of Manhattan to lampoon White House press secretary Sean Spicer. The comedian was captured on video Friday morning riding a …
Thu., April 13, 2017, 3:18 p.m.
WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is abruptly reversing himself on key issues. And for all his usual bluster, he’s startlingly candid about the reason: He’s just now really learning about …
UPDATED: Tue., April 11, 2017, 4:01 p.m.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer apologized Tuesday for making an “inappropriate and insensitive” comparison to the Holocaust in earlier comments about Syrian President Bashar Assad’s use of chemical weapons …
Thu., March 30, 2017
Such policy anticlimaxes are becoming routine in Trump world. Tough rhetoric, big promises – and no substance. Trump looks more and more like a man without a plan.
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 8:02 p.m.
The White House has promised that it won’t repeat its claim that U.K. spies snooped on President Donald Trump, the British government said Friday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 13, 2017, 9 p.m.
Facing a Monday deadline, the Justice Department asked lawmakers for more time to provide evidence backing up President Donald Trump’s unproven assertion that his predecessor wiretapped his New York skyscraper …
Sat., March 11, 2017
Even when CBO’s numbers are wrong, it retains its credibility – because it goes about its business in a fair and transparent way.
Fri., March 10, 2017, 12:25 p.m.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer showed up to his Friday press briefing wearing an upside-down American flag pin on his lapel, prompting a reaction on the internet.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
Sean Spicer would do well – and would be well served – if he’d treat all reporters with the same respect he wishes for himself.
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017, 12:16 p.m.
Anyone wondering when – or if – CNN would stop breaking into regular programming to show the daily media briefing by White House press secretary Sean Spicer now has an …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
Amid fears of federal marijuana crackdown, state attorney general vows to ‘defend the will of Washington voters’
Washington officials say they’re prepared to wage a legal battle if the Trump administration tries to shut down the state’s booming recreational marijuana industry.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 7 a.m.
The Trump administration’s attempts to translate the president’s hardline campaign rhetoric on immigration into reality have run into two major roadblocks: the complexity of reshaping a sprawling immigration system and …
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017
White House spokesman Sean Spicer and Trump’s more reptilian proxies seem to serve an audience of one. Their job is to maintain the illusion of an all-powerful executive, a fearsome …
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017
Trump’s childish and petulant manner, meanwhile, further reinforces long-held concerns that this man can’t be trusted to lead a dog-and-pony act, much less the nation.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 7:36 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s press secretary says he meant to say Orlando when he repeatedly referenced a terror attack in Atlanta during interviews and a press briefing last week.
Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 5:15 a.m.
Here’s a thought from a prominent media critic: Major news organizations shouldn’t waste “talent and prestige” by sending their best reporters to cover Donald Trump’s White House. Instead, Jay Rosen …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
A former White House press secretary under George W. Bush has some advice for Donald Trump’s communications office: Focus on policy, and salvage whatever credibility is left to salvage.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Donald Trump’s travel ban isn’t new.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
It looks like Sean Spicer thinks Melissa McCarthy’s impression of him needs a little work.