In Shift, White House Refers Russia Questions to Outside Counsel

Michele Moreno
June 2, 2017

"I think the president's comments on this, that he will be making a decision in the next few days, stand", Spicer said.

During his brief 30-minute appearance, Spicer spent a third of his time waxing on about the president's "extraordinarily successful" trip to the Middle East and Europe before allowing reporters to speak.

They seem to be the only people in the world who do know what Trump meant, when he tweeted: "Despite the constant negative press covfefe".

According to the New York Times, the pair allegedly has plans to reconsider every six months whether to stay in D.C. Kushner, who now serves as the senior adviser to President Donald Trump, also told friends that he and Ivanka have discussed the possibility of moving their family back to New York City.

A top White House communications staffer has resigned as President Donald Trump considers overhauling his White House staff over frustrations that his team is struggling to contain the burgeoning crisis involving alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

Spicer channeled his boss as he declared that Trump's speech to leaders of more than 50 Arab and Muslim nations "was a historic turning point that people will be talking about for years to come" and "was met with almost universal praise". I'm not saying it was amusing, but at least he took a stab at it. Then, just after 6 a.m., the president tweeted: "Who can figure out the true meaning of "covfefe"???".

Spicer was also asked to explain Trump's odd "covfefe" tweet, and why it remained live for so many hours.

CNN is reporting that James Comey will testify that the president pressured him to drop the Michael Flynn investigation.

Most people are not buying Spicer's explanation of the viral gaffe.

Many on Twitter have supplied tongue-in-cheek meanings.

Some YouTube users agreed that Trump probably meant to write "coverage", while others joked about ordering a grande "covfefe" at Starbucks. "We will continue to pursue this investigation wherever the facts may lead."The approval of the seven subpoenas appeared to represent a political compromise between the House of Representatives panel's majority Republicans, who have joined Trump in demanding investigations into leaks of classified information to news organizations, and minority Democrats, who are pushing for an aggressive investigation into possible collusion between Russian Federation and Trump campaign aides".

Dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster checked in with an eye-rolling tweet about people looking up "covfefe" on its website.

Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News".

Multiple reporters confirmed the latest creative initiative to avoid addressing one of the most pressing and concerning national security questions in recent history.

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