White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer issued a brief statement late this afternoon on questions surrounding National Security Advisor Michael Flynn.
After a report that Flynn apparently discussed sanctions with a Russian official despite initial denials, many people have publicly been calling on President Trump to fire Flynn.
Kellyanne Conway said on MSNBC this afternoon that Flynn has Trump’s “full confidence,” but about an hour later Spicer issued the following statement:
Spicer just read a statement on Flynn: “The President is evaluating the situation…” pic.twitter.com/12rr4ArXNQ
— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) February 13, 2017
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