NY Daily News: Trump calls Putin for the first time since taking office

NY Daily News: Trump calls Putin for the first time since taking office

By Meg Wagner Saturday, January 28, 2017, 1:21 PM President Trump chatted with Vladimir Putin Saturday, his first known conversation since taking office with the Russian leader he frequently complimented on the campaign trail. White House press secretary Sean Spicer tweeted a photo of Trump on the phone in the Oval Office just after noon Saturday. “@POTUS is […]

NYT: Trump’s Chief Strategist Says News Media Should ‘Keep Its Mouth Shut’

NYT: Trump’s Chief Strategist Says News Media Should ‘Keep Its Mouth Shut’

By MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM JAN. 26, 2017 WASHINGTON — Stephen K. Bannon, President Trump’s chief White House strategist, laced into the American press during an interview on Wednesday evening, arguing that news organizations had been “humiliated” by an election outcome few anticipated, and repeatedly describing the media as “the opposition party” of the current administration. “The […]