However, all of these lawyers turned the White House down, forcing the administration to rely on longtime Trump attorney Marc E. Kasowitz instead. He also complained that his own Justice Department was at fault in its defense of his ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries and attacked USA courts as "slow and political" in keeping the country safe from terrorism.
What Collins did in his "New Day" interview is make the case I made yesterday: That Trump's Twitter feed is more important than what his staff says is the White House's position. When the president tweets, it is also the word of the White House. "Whatever the leader of the free world says and does is important and has meaning to it". Trump tweeted on Monday morning. "They hate that I can get the honest and unfiltered message out".
Trump now has a collective total of close to 110 million people across different platforms, according to Spicer.
Let's be clear: There is NO ONE in the media who wants Trump to stop tweeting. "It's not policy, it's not an executive order, it's social media".
While some of Trump's advisers, such as Kellyanne Conway, have sought to downplay the importance of the president's statements on Twitter and have accused the media of needlessly creating controversy, many members of the public disagree. Deputy press secretaries in the past have filled in when the principal press secretary is otherwise occupied - as Sanders did when Spicer was on naval reserve duty recently. "But at the same time I do think that the media obsesses over every period, dot".
Two advisers to President Donald Trump attacked morning show hosts for covering the president's tweets after he issued a series of statements pushing his "travel ban", an executive order banning US entry for individuals from six majority Muslim nations.
Citing unnamed sources with knowledge of the overtures, Yahoo said that the partners and the law firms gave several reasons why they chose not to represent the president, including not having enough time and possible conflicts of interest.
Trump's previous comments and tweets about the ban have already been used against the lawyers arguing on his behalf.
Redemption for Urban, who takes home 4 CMTs
Lady Antebellum shut the night down with their one-of-a-kind crossover collaboration with Earth, Wind & Fire. Urban also bested them for the top trophy of Video of the Year with his win for " Blue Ain't Your Color ".
"Growing" concern about non-cow's milk for kids
Among the participants, 5% drank non-milk alternatives, 84% drank only cow's milk, 8% drank both, and 3% drank neither. For each daily cup of non-cow's milk consumed, children were 0.4 cm shorter than dairy milk drinkers.