Finally, a president who will treat the U.N. in the manner it deserves. President-elect Trump Monday moved to diminish the United Nations, calling it “just a club” where people chat things up and enjoy themselves, the Washington Examiner reported. “The United Nations has such great potential but right now it is just a club for people to get together, talk and have a good time.
Please, be serious. From the Washington Examiner: White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest expressed annoyance that President Obama doesn’t get enough credit for being the “most transparent” president in history. When asked by CNN’s Brian Stelter on Sunday about journalists’ complaints that the federal government isn’t efficient at answering FOIA requests, Earnest said they’ve made progress with the requests over the eight years. Earnest added
President Obama says he believes he would have won the 2016 presidential election had he been a candidate. “I am confident in this vision because I’m confident that if I had run again and articulated it, I think I could’ve mobilized a majority of the American people to rally behind it,” Obama told former adviser David Axelrod in an interview for the “The Axe Files”