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Trump confronts press

Combative Trump: ‘How Does The Press Get This Information?’

His main complaint was that the news media had uncovered leaks about intercepted communications between Michael Flynn, ousted this week as national security adviser and Russian Ambassador to the United States Sergei Kisylak, and leaks about his own conversations with the leaders of Mexico and Australia. “The first thing I thought of, how does the press get this information?” he asked.

February 16, 2017
Trump, Blind Trust, Ethics

10 Most Scathingly True Takedowns Of Trump’s Press Conference

At his press conference, Trump held to his lie of not being able to release his taxes because of an ongoing audit, and said no one is interested except the press. After repeated attacks on Buzzfeed and CNN, he bullied a CNN reporter into silence.

January 11, 2017
Vets vs Hate Donald Trump

Veterans Protest Trump As He Bashes Press Over Veterans Fundraising Stories

“I’m protesting the hate speech he stands for,” said Peter Bronson, an 81-year-old Korean War veteran who served on a French air base in Morocco, to The National Memo. “We all served with Muslims. Most of us served in the Middle East.”

May 31, 2016

#EndorseThis: Trump Yells At Journalists For An Hour, Previews Presidential Press Conferences

When Donald Trump announced that he would be giving a press conference today to discuss his misdealings with veterans groups, members of the media covering his remarks should have known they were in for a wild ride.

May 31, 2016
Obama Press

Obama Takes Questions Only From Women, Apparently A White House First

President Obama made history at his press conference Friday — simply by which reporters he called upon.

December 19, 2014
US President Barack Obama speaks during a press conference on December 19, 2014 in Washington

Obama: Sony Made ‘Mistake’ In Pulling North Korea Film

The president had some harsh words for Sony over pulling ‘The Interview.’

December 19, 2014

Obama Vows To Work With Republican Congress

Find out what the president had to say about the GOP’s big gains.

November 5, 2014

WATCH LIVE: President Obama Holds Press Conference

At 11:30am EDT, President Barack Obama will hold a press conference from Newport, Wales. Live video of the press conference will be available below: AFP Photo/Saul Loeb

September 5, 2014

Officials Defend Release Of Graphic Robin Williams Suicide Details

Los Angeles Times Marin County, Calif., officials are defending their decision to release graphic details about Robin Williams’ suicide. They have faced some criticism on social media for a press conference Tuesday in which officials laid out how Williams died and how he was found. An official with the sheriff’s office said the release of […]

August 14, 2014

WATCH LIVE: President Obama Holds News Conference

At 5pm, EST, President Barack Obama will hold a news conference at the end of the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. Live video will be available below: JOIN THE LIVE CHAT VISIT WHITEHOUSE.GOV AFP Photo/Saul Loeb

August 6, 2014

Obama Sympathizes With Occupy Wall Street — Sort Of

A sign of the growing political potency and media taking notice of the Occupy Wall Street protests: Obama got back-to-back questions about it at his press conference just now. The protest “expresses frustrations the American people feel,” he said. “The protesters are giving voice to a more broad-based frustration about how our financial system works.” […]

October 6, 2011