Sarah Sanders Slams the Press for Being 'Completely Obsessed With' Mueller Investigation

Sarah Sanders Accused Of 'Lying' During Press Briefing On Paul Manafort Charges

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee-Sanders will address the media at 1 p.m.

Sanders's assertion is at odds with the indictment issued by the Special Counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, which states Papadopoulos was encouraged to meet with Russian officials by campaign officials.

She responded that he was a campaign volunteer who played a minimal role.

A federal judge in Washington issued a partial stay on President Trump's ban on transgender military members Monday, halting the rollout of a change the White House has spent little time defending since the president issued it in August.

In a stunning moment Huckabee Sanders actually described former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who worked for the campaign for more than five months, as someone who was hired "to handle the delegate process. and he was dismissed not too long after that".

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Mueller's office also unsealed a guilty plea from George Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign adviser. "It was a volunteer position".

Both pleaded not guilty to the charges Monday afternoon.

"There are no activities or official capacity in which the Trump campaign was engaged in any of these activities". The dossier relied on a Russian government official and a Russian spy for information.

Mark It Down-"We still expect this to conclude soon".

"Chief of Staff John Kelly said this special counsel investigation has been very distracting for the president". The provision preventing government-funded sex reassignment surgery will remain in place as the order moves through the courts.

Sanders also raised a few eyebrows by starting the press briefing by using an analogy of reporters getting drunk and trying to split the tab to illustrate tax reform. "The Department of Justice has it, they're reviewing, and I'd refer you to them to any specific questions".

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