• Tensions escalate between Sanders and reporters

    4 days ago - By Politico

    Weeks of escalating strain between press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders and reporters boiled over in the White House briefing room on Thursday, as press members tussled with Sanders over immigration issues, she insulted the intelligence of one reporter, and another interrupted the proceedings with a dramatic outburst. Reporters have been growing frustrated with Sanders over the lack of briefings and their short length. In addition, Sanders repeatedly refused to discuss her past denials that President Donald Trump had dictated a false statement about why his son met with a Russian...
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  • WATCH: Tense White House briefing centers on IG report, immigration

    4 days ago - By ABC News

    White House press secretary Sarah Sanders had a heated exchange with reporters on the administration's policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.
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  • ‘You're a parent!' Things got personal in the White House briefing room

    4 days ago - By The Washington Post

    "I know it's hard for you to understand even short sentences,” press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told CNN's Jim Acosta.
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  • Sarah Sanders tried to defend the White House's family separation policy and it was a disaster

    Sarah Sanders tried to defend the White House's family separation policy and it was a disaster

    4 days ago - By Think Progress

    Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders made a disastrous attempt to defend the White House's policy of separating immigrant families at the border during Thursday's press briefing.
    CNN's Jim Acosta asked Sanders to explain Attorney General Jeff Sessions' comments earlier in the day about how the White House's family separation policy is consistent with the teachings of the Bible .
    Sanders said she couldn't speak to Sessions' specific comments, but added, “I can say that it is very biblical to enforce the law.”
    But family separation is not a law. It is a policy that the Trump administration...
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