President Donald Trump doubled down on his threat to end the White House daily press briefing, calling it a “good idea.”

In an interview with Jeanine Pirro, Trump reiterated what he had tweeted.

“You don’t mean that,” Pirro responded.

“Unless I have them every two weeks and do it myself, we won’t have them. I think it’s a good idea,” he answered.

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Trump said there’s an “incredible” level of hostility from reporters toward Press Secretary Sean Spicer and his deputy, Sarah Huckabee Sanders. He agreed with Pirro’s assertion that he moves so quickly, his communications staff cannot keep up.

He declined to answer directly when Pirro asked whether Spicer will continue as press secretary.

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“He’s doing a good job, but he gets beat up,” said Trump.

Trump also discussed a report that he asked Comey whether the former director would be loyal to him:


Great interview!

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