Politics White House discussing moving Spicer to senior communications role-official

23:55  19 june  2017
23:55  19 june  2017 Source:   Reuters

Spicer: White House reporters trying to be 'YouTube stars'

  Spicer: White House reporters trying to be 'YouTube stars' White House press secretary Sean Spicer went after reporters complaining about the limited number of on-camera news briefings recently, saying many of them "want to become YouTube stars.""There's a lot of them that want to become YouTube stars and ask some snarky question that's been asked eight times," Spicer said Wednesday during an interview with conservative talk radio host Laura Ingraham's Lifezette.

staff at the White House , said a senior administration official , who required anonymity to discuss a personnel move that has not yet been formally During the first few weeks of the presidency, Spicer held the dual roles of press secretary and communications director, but it became too much for him.

Last week, Spicer and White House chief of staff Reince Priebus reached out to Fox News personality Laura Ingraham about the role of press secretary and Daily Mail editor David Martosko about the role of communications director, according to a White House official .

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer leaves the Diplomatic Room following a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump concerning the morning shooting that injured a member of Congress and law enforcement officers at the White House June 14, 2017 in Washington, DC. © Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer leaves the Diplomatic Room following a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump concerning the morning shooting that injured a member of Congress and law enforcement officers at the White House June 14, 2017 in Washington, DC.

WASHINGTON, June 19 (Reuters) - The White House is considering shifting press secretary Sean Spicer away from the daily spokesman role and into a senior communications role but no such move is imminent, a senior White House official said on Monday.

Spicer has been a frequent source of criticism for his performance at the White House lectern during daily news briefings, although President Donald Trump has stood by him through a variety of controversies.

Spicer is currently doing double duty as press secretary and communications director after the previous communications director, Michael Dubke, resigned May 30. (Reporting by Steve Holland; Editing by Tom Brown)

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