By Andrew Kugle
President Trump held an unscheduled press conference on Thursday at the White House during which he aired his grievances with the media, listed his accomplishments, and gave some memorable quotes.
Here are 13 of the most striking quotes from Trump’s press conference.
1. Trump Calls Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer a ‘Lightweight’
TRUMP: He wanted it but we called, called, called. They can’t make a meeting with him. Every day I walk in and I would like the meeting, but he was probably told by Schumer or somebody like that, some other lightweight, he was probably told don’t meet with Trump.
2. Trump Says the Leaks About Contacting Russia Are Real, But the News Is Fake
REPORTER: Thank you, Mr. President. I want to get you to clarify this very important point. Can you say definitively that nobody on your campaign had any contacts with the Russians during the campaign? And on the leaks, is it fake news or are these real leaks?
TRUMP: Well, the leaks are real. You are the one that wrote about them and reported them. The leaks are real. You know what they said. You saw it. And the leaks are absolutely real. The news is fake because so much of …read more
Source:: Washington Free Beacon