The online supporters of the president were ready for a moment like the Covington Catholic controversy.
Reporting by the online publication elicited a rare correction from the special counsel’s office.
The print papers were filled with anti-Trump stories, which also appeared on a website that mimicked the official Post site.
The president and his surrogates often travel in a gray area when responding to damaging stories.
Despite some reservations, Trump secured airtime on every major network for his Tuesday speech.
Trump said he will address “the Humanitarian and National Security crisis on our Southern Border" on Tuesday night.
Tuesday’s presidential speech and Thursday’s visit come amid a government shutdown in its third week and Trump’s insistence that any funding bill to reopen federal agencies include $5.7 billion for his border wall.
A Wall Street Journal staffer’s work in behalf of his community raises questions about neutrality.
Reporters try to get answers but often hear silence from Trump’s representatives.
Under terms of a contract between Random House, Thrush and colleague Maggie Haberman, he was free to keep the cash he had already received.