NYT: ‘Alternative Facts’ and the Costs of Trump-Branded Reality. New York Times column footnotes falsehoods by Pres. & Press Sec.

NYT: ‘Alternative Facts’ and the Costs of Trump-Branded Reality. New York Times column footnotes falsehoods by Pres. & Press Sec.

investigatingtrump.com editorial note: In what appears to be a new editorial policy for The New York Times, Media Columnist Jim Rutenberg’s piece below contains two footnotes setting the record straight about falsehoods told by President Trump and his Press Secretary Sean Spicer on Saturday. CLICK IMAGE for link to column:  Jim Rutenberg MEDIATOR JAN. 22, 2017 When Donald […]

NBC News: Kellyanne Conway: WH Spokesman Gave ‘Alternative Facts’ on Inauguration Crowd

NBC News: Kellyanne Conway: WH Spokesman Gave ‘Alternative Facts’ on Inauguration Crowd

by ALEXANDRA JAFFE JAN 22 2017, 2:25 PM ET Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Donald Trump, said the White House press secretary gave “alternative facts” when he inaccurately described the inauguration crowd as “the largest ever” during his first appearance before the press this weekend. White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer gathered the press to deliver a […]

NYT: As Trump Berates News Media, a New Strategy Is Needed to Cover Him

NYT: As Trump Berates News Media, a New Strategy Is Needed to Cover Him

Jim Rutenberg  MEDIATOR JAN. 12, 2017  Well, that sure escalated quickly. “That” was Donald J. Trump’s inaugural news conference as a duly elected United States president-to-be, in which he called BuzzFeed a “failing pile of garbage,” dismissed CNN as “fake news” and more or less told the whole lot of reporters at Trump Tower to […]

AC 360 faceoff: KellyAnne Conway in “non-denial denial” calls CNN report on Russia briefing documents “fake news” – falsely charging CNN had link to BuzzFeed report on its website

AC 360 faceoff: KellyAnne Conway in “non-denial denial” calls CNN report on Russia briefing documents “fake news” – falsely charging CNN had link to BuzzFeed report on its website

By Peter Lance January 11th, 2017. KellyAnne Conway faced off with Anderson Cooper Wednesday night in a heated exchange in which she reiterated President-elect Trump’s charge at his press conference earlier that CNN’s report Tuesday night on briefing documents shared by intelligence chiefs with Mr. Trump, President Obama and members of congress, amounted to “fake […]

USA Today: Trump tweets his anger that Kellyanne Conway interview cut short

USA Today: Trump tweets his anger that Kellyanne Conway interview cut short

Erin Kelly, USA TODAY 1.7.17 President-elect Donald Trump lashed out on Twitter on Sunday against NBC’s Meet the Press, saying the show edited out nine minutes of a 10-minute interview that host Chuck Todd did with Kellyanne Conway, Trump’s top counselor. “Kellyanne Conway went to @MeetThePress this morning for an interview with @chucktodd. Dishonest media […]

Politico.com Conway: Trump expected to hold conflict of interest presser next week

Politico.com Conway: Trump expected to hold conflict of interest presser next week

By LOUIS NELSON 01/03/17 07:33 AM EST  President-elect Donald Trump’s promised press conference to address potential conflicts of interest between his business empire and his incoming administration is scheduled to occur in the middle of next week, a senior adviser to his transition team said Monday night. Kellyanne Conway, who took over as Trump’s campaign […]