6 months Trump stands up US media in annual dinner date Manilatimes |World
WASHINGTON : It’s meant to be the annual Washington love-in, a dinner where White House journalists and the president yuck it up in a hotel ballroom. But this Saturday, President Donald Trump will stand up his dates. Members of the White House Correspondents’ Association, or WHCA, will be decked out in bow ties and gowns at the downtown Washington Hilton. Trump, however, will be 685 miles (1,100 kilometers) away in Green Bay, Wisconsin, for a rally with his baseball cap-wearing supporters. And he’s almost guaranteed to devote a portion of his speech — like most of his speeches — to ... more