WSJ interview shows Trump would rather banter with the media than attend to official duties - The Washington Post

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When a White House aide told President Trump on Thursday — for the third time — that he needed to wrap up an interview with the Wall Street Journal because there was “a Roosevelt Room full of people waiting,” Trump answered with a demand. “Get me a list of those people,” the president said. “I'll see the level of it.” Trump did not want to stop talking to the reporters. And unless he could be convinced that the meeting for which he was late to was really important, he wasn't going to. “I do enjoy this,” he told the four Journal reporters assembled in the Oval Office. “We'll do it — every month, we'll do one of these,” Trump added. And he just kept going. He went on to talk about the lik..

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