• The Trump administration's waffling on going to the Olympics is unfair to South Korea

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    It shouldn't be hard, as the White House made it, to say the US will participate in the Winter Olympics.
    It's important that the US participate as a show of solidarity with the host country, South Korea.
    Eventually, the White House found a way to say we are going.
    Is it really that hard to say the US will participate in the Winter Olympics?
    I can't figure out whether UN Ambassador Nikki Haley and White House press secretary Sarah Sanders created a controversy about US participation in the 2018 Olympics in South Korea on purpose or by accident. But they shouldn't have done it.*
    On Tuesday...
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  • Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies Trump wears dentures after slurred speech, saying his throat was just dry

    Sarah Huckabee Sanders denies Trump wears dentures after slurred speech, saying his throat was just dry

    9 days ago - By Chron

    AP Photo/Evan Vucci
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said at a press conference Thursday that Trump's slurred speech at the end of his announcement on Jerusalem was due to a dry throat.
    Questions had arisen about whether Trump wears dentures.
    Trump has frequently touted his oral health in the past.
    After President Donald Trump slurred a few words at the end of his Jerusalem speech on Wednesday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters that the slip-up occurred due to a dry throat.
    "The president's throat was dry - nothing more than that," Sanders...
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  • White House press secretary backtracks minutes after suggesting US could skip 2018 Olympics, says US 'looks forward to participating'

    9 days ago - By Chron

    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Thursday said "no official decision" had been made on whether the US would attend the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
    The comments came after US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said it was an "open question" whether the US would attend out of safety concerns.
    Sanders, however, clarified moments after the press briefing that the US "looks forward to participating" in the 2018 Olympics.
    White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Thursday clarified that the US "looks forward to participating" in the 2018...
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