White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that President Trump was saying “no” to whether he would take further questions from reporters. Earlier, Trump had said, "Thank you very much, no,” in response to a question about whether Russia is still targeting the United States.
Ahead of Robert Wilkie’s likely confirmation to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs, more than a dozen career civil servants have been moved from the headquarters' leadership suite and reassigned to lower-profile roles.
Longtime Washingtonians hoped the former president and first lady would become unofficial ambassadors for the nation’s capital, embracing their adopted city. Instead, they’ve embraced their new lives as private citizens, emphasis on “private.”