In 77 Chaotic Minutes, Trump Defends ‘Fine-Tuned Machine’ – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump, smarting from a series of crises, moved his surrogates aside on Thursday and assigned the rescue of his month-old presidency to the only spokesman he’s ever really trusted — himself. For days, a frustrated and simmering president fumed inside the West Wing residence about what aides said he saw as his staff’s inadequate defense and the ineffectiveness of his own tweets. Over the objections of some top advisers who wanted to steer him away from confrontation, Mr. Trump demanded to face the media, determined to reject the narrative that his administration is sinking into chaos, scandal and incompetence.

Source: In 77 Chaotic Minutes, Trump Defends ‘Fine-Tuned Machine’ – The New York Times

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