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Friday's tweet landed with a splat in the noxious brew of gender and politics that has taken over a high-stakes confirmation battle playing out against the backdrop of the #MeToo movement.
An official said he is optimistic there is a positive way forward with China on trade, but that Trump has made clear US resolve to stand up to trade practices that hurt the US economy.
The conversation between the leadership of the two countries was how can they grow their trade relationship in a fair and reciprocal manner, she told reporters during a separate conference call.
Trump is still "obsessed" with finding the person, though he is being counselled by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly to let it pass, to avoid bringing more attention to the claims in the op-ed.
Titled 'Fear: Trump in the White House', the 448-page book is scheduled to hit stores on September 11 and claims to give an insider's account on the White House working and decision-making process.
Trump will participate in a November 11 event in Paris commemorating the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I, and would then travel to Buenos Aires to attend the G-20 Summit.
The 50-year-old lawyer is one of the few people left in the White House who had a senior role in Trump's election campaign, where McGahn was general counsel.
At a meeting with leaders at the White House on Monday, Trump said everything was at stake for his conservative agenda if his party loses in November.
Despite the momentary levity, though, Trump is increasingly frustrated and isolated as the investigations that have long dogged his White House plunge into the personal territory he once declared off-
Trump has spent more than a year publicly and privately venting over Sessions' decision to recuse himself from the federal Russia-collusion investigation because he'd worked on Trump's campaign.
White House rejects Turkey's offer for pastor's release in exchange for forgiveness of billions of dollars in US fines on Turkish bank
The rejection could lead to the US imposing additional sanctions against Turkey sometime this week, the Journal reported on Sunday.
St Petersburg Times, now known as The Tampa Bay Times, was her first major organisation, where she worked for 10 years before moving to the US capital.
The heated response came after China threatened to impose retaliatory tariffs on another $60 billion in US exports, as the tit-for-tat trade war with Washington shows no signs of abating.
Ivanka Trump on Thursday cited the separation of migrant children from their parents as a low point of her White House tenure.
Just ahead of the White House press briefing, Trump's personal attorneys also sought to walk back the comment, insisting the president was not ordering Sessions to do anything.