Spicer: Trump may replace press conferences with Twitter, Facebook

Spicer: Trump may replace press conferences with Twitter, Facebook
Image: a katz/Shutterstock

[Ed. – Why shouldn’t Trump play to his strengths?]

Incoming White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said in an interview with conservative radio host Hugh Hewitt that President-elect Trump may not hold regular press conferences.

Instead, he may replace them with live chats on Facebook and Twitter, Spicer told Hewitt.

[…]

[“M]aybe we do a series of press conferences, but maybe we do some town hall, you know, Facebook town halls. Maybe we go out and solicit input from Twitter. I don’t– the answer is we’re looking at a lot of things,” he continued.

Trump would not completely get rid of traditional press conferences, Spicer said, noting they are “part of the fabric of our country.”

Continue reading →


Commenting Policy

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.

You may use HTML in your comments. Feel free to review the full list of allowed HTML here.