Trumpâs chaotic first 100 days â as seen through his tweets After winning the election, Donald Trump said he wasn't sure how much he'd use Twitter as president. âIâm going to be very restrained, if I use it at all,â he said on â60 Minutes.â As he approaches his first 100, that vow appears to have fallen short.
Sean Spicer says Obama administration was responsible for Michael Flynnâs vetting White House press secretary Sean Spicer attempted Thursday to shift blame to the Obama administration for its role in vetting retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, the national security adviser dismissed by President Trump. Spicer argued that the Trump transition team didnât vet Flynnâs appointment because he already held a security clearance at the time. âMy only point is that when Gen. Flynn came into the White House, he had an active security clearance that was issued during the Obama administration with all the information thatâs being discussed that occurred in 2015,â Spicer said at the daily press briefing.
âI thought it would be easierâ: Trump assesses his first 100 days On the cusp of his 100th day in office, President Trump went on a media blitz this week, granting interviews to a number of outlets reflecting on his first months in the nationâs highest office. In addition to an interview with the Associated Press that attracted attention for all the âunintelligibleâ lines in the transcript, Trump spoke to the Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal and Reuters about everything from his flip-flop on withdrawing from NAFTA to his surprise aboutÂ the difficulties of his job. âI loved my previous life,â Trump told Reuters. âI had so many things going.