White House press secretary apologizes for false claims on African-American jobs

Deanna Kelley
August 16, 2018

President Donald Trump's political operation has made a regular practice of providing soft landing-pads for discarded staffers, offering nebulous jobs at big salaries to aides who have been pushed out of his West Wing. I will not be intimidated.

Despite Trump's denials, Sanders said she could not guarantee the president had never used racial slurs.

Mansour also observed Manigault-Newman's editing of her secret recordings: "She put out this audio of John Kelly firing her, but she tells us in her book or in one of her interviews that the firing took over an hour or two, and yet in this audio she conveniently removes whatever discussion was had about her performance that led to the firing".

That slam follows a pattern of inflammatory language about women and minorities.

Manigault Newman recalls a time when Trump paused a meeting during the campaign so everyone could marvel over Ivanka's form-fitted skirt.

When asked about the White House disputing the details of her book, Manigault-Newman told Noah she 100 percent expected denial from the administration. The people that Manigault Newman said had played her the tape or had knowledge of it denied it. When he left office, the economy had 18.4 million black workers.

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Ryan also claimed that Manigault Newman urged Trump's former press secretary, Sean Spicer, not to call on her during White House briefings.

In tweets on Monday night, Mr Trump denied ever using "such a awful and disgusting word".

Longtime friend of Omarosa and TV host Jawn Murray is threatening the White House with more tapes if Trump keeps tweeting.

"It's my opinion that Melania was forced to go to the border that day in June, essentially, to mop up her husband's mess", Newman wrote in her book, adding that Melania hoped the jacket would stir up more controversy for Trump. "I don't know how you hold a public employee accountable". She says she said no.

"I was very upset about that and we'll take care of what she said and the lies that she was spreading that is career-ending and I was doing this for about 20 years, when she did this", Ryan said.

"This is a insane story in so many ways, because the media keeps calling her unreliable", said O'Keefe. Katy Tur asked during her MSNBC hour.

"This White House has a credibility issue", she said. The person insisted on anonymity to discuss the investigation. "Why did you do that?'", Manigault Newman wrote, the Daily News reported.

Omarosa also reportedly taped Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump calling her after she was sacked to offer their condolences and say they had no idea it was happening.

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