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photo is me with tucker carlson after i ran through the fields and over the greats and all of the fences. that's it for us tonight. thanks. >> i'm chris wallace. donald trump takes office as the 45th president. can he unite the divided country. hundreds of thousands march on washington protesting policies. we will look at the dramatic
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change he promises and the executive orders he started signing tomorrow with white house chief of staff. it's a fox news sunday exclusive then, the senate approves two of mr. trump's cabinet picks cabinet picks but battles rage over more members of the presidents pick. >> we intend to have a full and rigorous debate on the president elect remaining nominee. >> if you look at the questions that are being asked in these confirmation hearings, it's not about substance. >> we will discuss the fight ahead on nominees and the trump agenda with senate majority leader mitch mcconnell, only on fox news sunday. plus. plus we will ask our sunday panel what president trumps top legislative priorities should be in the new congress. >> from this day forward, it's going to be only america first. america first. >> all right now on fox news sunday.
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mr. trump attacked the news media and it was an attack his news press secretary sean spicer continued last night. first, let's bring in fox news chief white house correspondent john roberts with the continuing debate. >> good morning to you. it was quite an afternoon. the trump administration showing that it is quickly going to push back hard against any press reports that are either incorrect or not to their liking. in his first official statement,
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sean spicer ripped the press for a false report that president trump had removed the bust of mlk from the oval office and reports that the crowd from the inauguration appeared far smaller than that of president obama in 2009. >> these attempts to lessen the enthusiasm of the inauguration are shameful and wrong. >> it was the theme that his boss had hit on earlier speaking to 400 employees at the cia, despite his repeated statement, calling into, calling into question the quality of u.s. intelligence, president trump insisted any feud with the intelligence community was a fake new story embedded by a hostile media. >> they sort of made it sound like i had a feud with the intelligence community. i just want to let you know, there really your number one stop. it is exactly the opposite. >> the fact that he talked about besides of the crowds echoing john brennan who was deeply saddened and angered at trump's despicable display of self aggrandizing it. outside them white house and
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cities across america millions of women took to the streets to voice their displeasure with his election at the women's march. >> i have a daughter and our feeling is that what we saw in the election really demonstrated an attitude toward women that is pervasive and unpleasant and we really need to show our solidarity against that. >> a short time ago, trump offered his own assessment of his visit to the cia. he said i had a great meeting at cia headquarters yesterday. packed house and paid great respect to the wall. long standing ovation, amazing people, win. >> john roberts reporting from the white house. thank you. we are joined in studio for an exclusive interview by president trumps new white house chief of staff. welcome back to fox news sunday. >> i want to start with the sean spicer extraordinary press briefing late yesterday afternoon where he explore
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related reporters and said they should be talking about democratic delays to the confirmation of trump nominees. here he is. >> that is what you guys should be writing and covering, that this, instead of sewing division about tweets and false narratives, the president is committed to unifying our country and that was the focus of his inaugural address. this kind of dishonesty in the media, the challenging that brings our nation back together makes it more difficult. >> been spicer walked out without taking a single question from reporters. president trump said in his inaugural address that every decision he makes will be to benefit american families printout is arguing about crowds i do that. >> it's really not about crowd size. what it's about is honesty in the media. what it is about is after day one from winning this election and president trump talking about bringing america together, having a unified american public
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around unified ideas, not republican or democrat, he is ready to get to work, however the media from day one has been talking about delegitimizing the election, talking about the russians, talking about everything you can imagine except the fact that we need to move this country forward. now, we get done with the inauguration. first thing out of the media is that president trump removed the bust of martin luther king jr. out of the oval office. this is an explosive accusation which could have had incredible ramifications given the history of the press on this subject matter. turns out, there was was completely false. i walked back into the oval office, saw the mlk bust there and what did the media say? they said our bad, somebody was standing in front of the bust. we didn't see it. can you imagine tweeting that president trump removed the mlk bust. that's the first day, not even day one like our three. then the next day they put a picture, there was a big story before the speech actually began
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showing all of this whitespace. it wasn't true. the new york times didn't put a picture in the middle section showing the fact that the entire mall was completely full. the point is not the crowd size. the point is the attack and the attempt to delegitimize as president in one day. john has been doing press briefings every single day. >> this was his first one. >> okay his first official briefing where the press can ask him 1 million questions. >> okay you talk about honesty and say this was about honesty. there's another issue here. that is the presidents honesty because two things he said yesterday were just flat wrong and i want to talk about them. first crowd size. take a look at these pictures. take a look at those pictures. on the left you have the obama
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inaugural crowd. on the right you've got the trump inaugural crowd. which one is bigger. >> listen, you are also not saying that picture was taken before he was even speaking. >> i was there. i was right there on the mall. i think it's a ridiculous conversation, but there were huge areas. he said there were crowds all the way to the washington monument. >> there was. yes there was but i was sitting there looking at him. >> put up the picture again. >> you can keep putting the picture up but i can take a picture, an aerial picture right now and i can say look at the difference. if you're not comparing apples to apples it doesn't matter. >> i am telling you. >> you can keep telling me what you want to tell me. the point is, instead of talking about the substance of what president trump actually said. >> wait a minute, it could've been a news conference yesterday that talks about the agenda or the signing or the executive
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actions he's going to sign, his legislative agenda but he talks about this. >> wait a minute, let's back up. we didn't tweet out that mlk junior's bust was removed from the oval office. we didn't -- >> wait a minute, minute, the reporter made a mistake and apologized and spicer sent him a tweet back saying apology accepted. >> right, so these are the mistakes that are made, a reporter shoots first, ames later. i just at the magnitude. >> are you saying there's a conspiracy here. >> i'm saying there is an obsession by the media to delegitimize as president and we are not going to surround and let it happen. we are going to fight back tooth and nail and twice on sunday. >> let me talk about another thinker the talk of a feud between him and the intelligence community was a media invention.
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it was donald trump at his news conference in new york who compared the leaking of the russian dossier, he said it was the intelligence community who did it and it was a disgrace and compared it to nazi germany. that that was not a media invention. >> we don't know who leaked the document. >> that's beside the point. he compared it to nazi germany. >> listen, someone leaked the document. someone week that, and you don't know if it wasn't someone in the intelligence community, but some bad actor, the point is this, one bad actor in the intelligence community doesn't taint his view of the entire intelligence community. i was there yesterday. i'm telling you, it was a lovefest if you were in the room. these are men and women that president trump loves and respects. the reason i went there is because i don't want you to believe the media that i don't respect to all.
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>> it's not the media, it's what he said. it's also an obsession. the fact is, we didn't didn't leak the document. that russian document. >> you don't know that they didn't. >> i know, but the point is it was mr. trump who compared it to nazi germany. >> what is it? it's something that's pretty rotten. that speech yesterday at the cia, the obsession of what he said in front of memorial wall, what he is trying to explain, these were people after we got done with these meetings it was very clear that they wanted to do their job. they are ready to go but something is holding them back. >> what you think of john brennan calling it a despicable display. >> i think john brennan has a lot of things to answer for in
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regard to these leaked documents. i find the whole thing despicable. i think it's unprofessional. i think perhaps he is bitter. he was replaced the day before. he was not held over like clapper was. >> i do know the president wanted to make clear to the folks in this room, and i want to make it clear why we talk about the things we talk about. what i went through the last today with the mlk bust and the subset of what i was talking about is the same way of what you've been hearing about the intelligence community. don't believe it. i love you and i want to work with you and we will be a good team. >> let's move forward but hundreds of thousands of people, mostly women watched -- marched on washington to protest the trump policies. here is a portion of that. >> hate and division assumed power yesterday, but the president is not america.
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>> do not try divide us. if you force muslims to register, we will all register as muslim. >> presidents president trump's' twitter feed was alive and awake at 7:00 a.m. he wrote watched post protest yesterday but was under the impression that we just had an election. widen these people vote? celebs hurt cause badly. what's his impression that so many people marched across the country and expressed real concern that he will roll back women's right. >> first i can tell you he wants to be president for all people. i think over time, many of those people will be very proud of this president and secondly, it's it's no different than what happened after the election. the same marchers that showed up in fifth avenue in manhattan. the last thing is in regard to some of these folks from hollywood and elsewhere, some of the things that were said
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yesterday, i'm not going to give the person any credit, but one of the actors or singers said she wanted to blow up the white house. can you imagine saying that about president obama. >> it was terrible. >> or that this person doesn't represent america. he sure does an american people are looking for someone who will be there voice in the white house. not another washington predictable politician. that's why president trump is there. he wanted someone who was genuine with a. heart would make a difference. the authentic and real, which this town isn't used to. >> let's turn to what he's actually going to be doing this week. monday is his first full day of work although he's already done a lot already. do you know what executive actions he's going to sign tomorrow and this week, and specifically, is he going to undo dock out, the obama executive action that deferred deportation for the 700,000 dreamers who werbrought into this country illegally.
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>> we will work with house and senate leadership to get a long-term solution on that issue >> i'm not to make any commitments today but i've obviously could foreshadow their little bit. we talk about trade a little bit more tomorrow, i think we will talk about immigration this week , and i think we'll have a time of national security conversation, obviously with general mattis. >> will he undo some of the obama executive orders. >> i think we will see more of that coming this week, executive orders on those three topics. thursday we are expecting to make an appearance at the senate house leadership conference in philadelphia. it's going to be a full week. this president is going to work hard. i've never seen anyone work harder and have more energy than this president. >> president trump also has an extraordinarily ambitious legislative agenda. obamacare to tax reform,
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building a wall. i'm curious because one of the things that he made clear in his inaugural address was that he would take the hide off the washington establishment. here's a clip. >> their victories have not been your victories. their triumphs have not been your triumphs and why while they celebrated in our nations capital, there was little to celebrate for struggling families all across our land. >> those folks on the platform are exactly the people he needs congressional leaders to pass his agendas. how is it going to work if folks he just accused of celebrating having done well for themselves but forgotten millions of
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american. >> i think some of those folks, especially the majority in the house and senate feel the same way that they can't get their agenda done. they're blocked. look what's happening with the cabinet. you have mike mike pompeo, your people we need for the security of this country that are sitting around languishing in the senate because we can't get unanimous consent. we have to cabinet picks that have been sent through. it's a shameful situation that's happening in the senate. senator schumer should do something about it. >> we talked about the establishment in d.c. that has forgotten americans. is he just talking about democrats. >> no he's not. he's talking about a number of people, just enough of people here in washington that block real things from getting done but is not to be that way anymore because we have a majority in the house and senate and we have a tool called reconciliation and we can get a lot of things done on obama. obamacare answer tom price and the sec. of health and human services. we have tax reform that we finally can get through, and working with paul ryan and leadership in the team that president trump has put together
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has given us a formula to finally get big things done in this country. >> finally. give us a little color. how is he adjusting to the white house. what were his first moments like in the oval office. >> anything it's pretty inspiring. i think when when he walked in, it's something that's enormous. i think the weight of that enormity was felt by him. he's still the same person, remarkably very consistent, but i certainly think the feeling of being president, walking in the oval office is something that him obviously, but everybody who walks through there felt the responsibility to this country and the people who put him there , he knows it and it in his heart and i can promise you he wants to make people proud. >> thank you. thanks for your time on this very busy weekend. we will be busy just trying to keep up with all that you're doing at the white house.
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>> you bet, thank you chris. >> cap next will sit down with mitch mcconnell to address mr. trump's attack on the washington establishment and the delay of mr. trump's cabinetfe picks y enjoying it. boost® simply complete. it's intelligent nutrition made with only 9 ingredients, plus 25 vitamins and minerals and 10 grams of protein. and look where life can take you! boost®. be up for it.™ the spare, no, i don't want to put anybody out. nonsense! we lend it to everybody. some people we hardly know.
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a live look at the capital dome after donald trump took office. welcome back to fox news sunday. i want to start with the central theme of the trump inaugural address.
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here it is. >> washington flourished but the people did not share in its wealth. politicians prospered, but the jobs left and the factories closed. the establishment protected itself, but not the citizens of our country. >> senator, he is talking about you, not personally, but washington. >> let me finish, washington leaders who he says has done well here, but have ignored millions of americans. how do you work with the president who seems to have such little regard, and really some animosity to the washington establishment. >> let's look at the election. the so-called establishment in the congress did very well. we held the house, held the senate. republicans had a very good day. after eight years of barack obama, the more elected republicans in every level of
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government, local state and federal. and anytime since the 1920s. i believe the president is talking about the outgoing obama administration. you have to have a president who will sign bills that you pass. the only way to change the country was to get a president who would sign the bills that would be passed by the republican congress if the american people continued in last november's election. >> i discussed the trump agenda, have you decided in what order you are going to take things up in the senate, and given how extraordinarily broad and ambitious this agenda is, are you worried at all about overloading the circuit? >> we have this whole area of responsibility. there are over 1200 executive branch appointments that have to be confirmed. we are starting off here after passing the obamacare repeal resolution, which we did before president trump trump took office, trying to get his
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cabinet nominations in place and subsequently we will have a supreme court nomination as well. that is the senate only activity. the broader legislative agenda, we have an excellent chance of achieving achieving, repealing and replacing obamacare in connection with the administration. president obama implemented a lot of obamacare himself so president trump will be able to undo it himself. we also expect to be able to do comprehensive tax reform. under the constitution that will start in the house later this year so yes, i think we will be able to address almost all of what the president is emphasizing what he wants to do. >> let's talk specifically about obamacare because he wants to repeal and replace at the same time. is that possible given the fact that repealing is a lot easier than replacing, and two, as you sit here today here today as the senate majority leader, do you know what the republican placement plan is? >> we are working in connection with the administration to have
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an orderly process of repealing obamacare and replacing it. let me talk about the status quo. what did bill clinton say about obamacare? it's the craziest thing you've ever seen. eight out of ten americans wanted entirely replaced or dramatically changed. even if hillary clinton had won the election, we would be revisiting the obamacare. we are going to move carefully in conjunction with the administration to repeal and replace it with things like health savings accounts and interstate insurance sales and high-risk pools at the state level to take care people who have pre-existing conditions.
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>> the senate has only approved two of trump's administration pics. we will get to what the democrats are doing to try to slow us down but as you said here today, do do you know you have the votes to pass all the trump nominee. >> i'm confident, yes. what's been unfortunate is that i will ask my colleagues, i want them to treat president trump the same way we treated obama. we were not happy with any of his nominations but he got seven on the first day we got to. they even delayed the cia. they delayed the cia until monday for some inexplicable reason. >> i guess i'm going to get tissue murder in a second, but you believe you have the votes to confirm all of them once you get it to an actual vote. >> i think we can confirm his entire cabinet. there's great in louisiana him.
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>> even rex tillerson who three republicans have expressed reservations. >> i am optimistic we will get every member of the cabinet. >> let's talk about senator schumer because he said he has concerns about eight nominees and he says he believes there needs to be more discussion about them, about ethics questions and the qualifications. >> the president-elect cabinet is a swamp cabinet full of billionaires and bankers that have conflicts of interest and ethical lapses as far as the eye can see. >> what is wrong with him saying that. >> selective outrage, the outgoing treasury had an account in the cayman islands. geisler who was the treasury secretary before him failed to pay taxes. at that point, schumer said well , it was just a mistake. everybody makes mistakes. this kind of selective outrage
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against the kind of mistakes that people inherently make strikes me as just another delay tactic where senator schumer even complained about not having enough seats in the hearing room. these are all kind of manufactures reasons chris, to slow down the process because they don't want this administration to be treated like other administrations and being given the opportunity to get up and get started. >> weren't you guilty of some selective back in 2009, i want to point out tom daschle, former senate majority leader, we learned he had failed to pay back taxes for a car and a driver and there was a big fuss about that. here you are in 2009. >> it does raise some questions about the vetting process, this is now the second time we've had this similar incident, first with the nominee for secretary of the treasury, and now with senator. i think the administration audit take a look at its process.
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>> in the end they had to withdraw the nomination. what's the difference between you upset about -- and him upset about the trump nominees. for example the congressman who had been name to be the budget director. we learned he failed to pay $15,000 in taxes on his household. >> he decided not to go forward. the administration, in the end decided not to go forward with. we don't know whether that would have been at the size of mistake or not. >> my point is you made a fuss in 2009 and you're making a fuss about some people today. >> what, you can complain about whatever you choose to. ultimately the administration decides who to submit and members decide whether these kinds of mistakes that people make from time to time are
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decisive in determining how they're going to vote. >> finally, president trump says he wants to name a supreme court nominee. he talked about doing it within two weeks and senator schumer has said they are going to block anyone they don't like. anyone they feel is outside the mainstream. as senate rules now stand, the nuclear option was extended, on a partial level in 2013 by the democrats. you can confirm lower court judges with just 51 votes, a simple majority not a super majority of 60 votes. if the democrats block a supreme court nominee, are you going to ask than the nomination. >> let me just say, i am confident we will get the supreme court nominee confirmed. i suspect an outstanding nominee, sometimes, i think it's not noteworthy to look at how they handle bill clinton in his first administration is to
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nominees ginsburg and breyer, no filibuster, then obama, to nominees no filibuster. we think our nominee are to be treated the same way. if he is not treated that way, then under the current senate rule we would have to get closer, we would have to get 60 votes, we had to do that with the democrats and justice alito ten years ago. sorry for the long answer. i think the short answer is the nominee will be confirmed. >> would you consider extending the nuclear option and saying even for supreme court justices. >> the nominee will be confirmed >> one thing i've learned with you, once you've given an answer , you're going to stick with that. thank you, thanks for coming in today. it's a busy time had. >> thank you. >> we will bring in the sunday group to discuss how much of his inaugural speech was rhetoric and how much he will be able to
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immigration, on taxes will be made to benefit at the american workers. >> he is laying out his vision for the american people in his inaugural address. now it's time for bret there, author of the book three days in january already in the sls. juan williams, and from the wall street journal, kimberly stossel. kim, there has been a great deal of analysis of president trump's inaugural address and what it says about how he will govern. did you see a blueprint for what he laid out. >> yes, i think he was very clear. this was a speech that was confident. people have called it dark but i think it was a speech for our times. the american public does not want to have a president who goes out with empty language and
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rhetoric. a lot of them are feeling forgotten and those few words he said, every decision will be about you suggests that he will be very attuned to the public. he will be very attuned to the sentiment, and problem solving. >> and don't underestimate the low hanging fruit that's there. the amount of things that can be done when they get installed in office, that's before you get to the congressional action. >> you were critical of the speech and i've read it several times. he's talked about schools and
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restoring the inner cities, safety and our streets and a job push. what's wrong with that. >> nothing, i would applaud it because i think i am so glad that he raises these important issues and points out that a child in nebraska, in the plains or child in the inner-city looks up, and may have been the most poetic part of his speech. the problem problem is that he exaggerated, you're talking about american carnage and i guess he talked about areas of our metropolitan, and that's alarming. that's an exaggeration. it's not reality. it sounds to me almost like mad max and the thunder dome is what he is describing. yes we can have others gush in about improving schools in particular about lack of economic activity and safety in the streets, but that's a specific problem. it sounds as if you are demeaning a whole group of people in order to present yourself as a savior and also in
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terms of what he said during the campaign when he asked the question, what the hell do black people have to lose, why don't you vote for me. >> we asked you for questions for the panel and on the issue of how he will deal with congress, we got this on twitter. what clashes do you see from his prior ability to make his own decisions versus now dealing with a coequal branch of government. how do you answer that, especially given, i've talked about that with ryan previous and mitch mcconnell, given that he went out after the population in that speech. >> this was a popular speech. it wasn't looking back at different speeches before. it wasn't even roosevelt. it was donald trump. it was about laying it out. it was a campaign type speech, but it was what they wanted. that is what donald trump and steve bannon wanted, and that's that's actually what his supporters want. they want a total change of washington. they say both parties aren't working and the message was to
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the establishment, this is the new deal. this is how we are going to run this place and in order to get from point a to point b, we have to break some china. >> he painted a pretty dark picture of the washington establishment and basically said they're worried about themselves and ignoring america's problem. >> you could make the case that that's been the case for many years. >> right, but how did she he deal with that. >> he has to deal with him saying i have the popular sentiment behind me. that's what a populist part comes in. this is, this this is why he was elected, and he was elected to change washington. >> i want to play another lip from his inaugural address. here it is. today we are not merely transferring power from one administration to another, or from one party to another. we are transferring power from washington d.c. and giving it back to you, the people. >> a liberal democrat could've said that and my guess is you would've applauded it.
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even if bernie sanders would've set it. >> barack obama in 2008, we are the change with them waiting for. it's not a very unique or original thought. what's wrong with it. >> what i think was wrong with his speech, look, i give him a lot of credit for a couple of reasons. one it was very consistent. this was the message that got him here and it was targeted to the same people who voted for him. that wasn't a majority of the country. i'm not saying he was an elected president he was elected president of the united states. the majority of the american people did not vote for him, and i heard very little in that speech that would actually appeal to those people. this was a very good, very trump speech for a narrow, narrow is not the right word, but for a specific audience, his supporters. will he begin to appeal and bring more people in?
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he is entering office with the lowest approval rating of any president in the history of polling. that should be a concern for him rather than just play to his supporters which i think he did very well. >> you agree with that. >> here's the thing. the majority of the people may not have voted for the him as a popular vote, what's widespread across the country is an incredible discussed with washington and the inability to get things done. >> and also a sense of tremendous economic dislocation that people are being left behind. in that regard i think his speech was speaking to more than just those who voted for him because that is a unifying theme. you talk to the trump people, you talk to congressional republicans, and what they are banking on is that you come in and you get some things done immediately, some big things that people can see and that is going to end up moving some people in his favor, more than words of unity in a speech. >> all right, we, we have to take a break but when we come back trump visits the cia and
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i get up and i see him one of the networks they show an empty field. i made a speech. the field looked field looked like 1,000,000 1/2 people. they showed a field showed a field where there was nobody standing. >> president trumping complaining about the size of the crowd while speaking at the cia in front of the memorial to officers who died while serving our country. were back with the panel. when white house press secretary
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call special briefings, especially late in the afternoon on a saturday afternoon, it's a big a big deal. it's a big personnel announcement, a policy announcement. in your years, i can tell you, have you ever seen a white house press secretary coming in to exploit the press on crowd size. >> no, and yesterday we were discussing policy or something and then it was this message from sean spicer. one thing is clear, if anybody doubt he is speaking on his own, that's not true. he was clearly told to get out there and do this. i think it was unusual, it was very different, i talked to the people in the briefing room and they were shocked, but people at home, they said the supporters said this is exactly what we
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want. break the china, forget it. how, forget it. how he deals with the press, this is the completion of the takeover of the republican party and i don't say hostile takeover because people went willingly. because of the actions of the obama administration and republican. part of that is dealing with the press. >> i wish there had been a rivers shot of the reporters in the press room because i guess there jaws would've dropped in complete astonishment. what did you make of it? >> sean spicer is a good soldier. i think he was sent out there much like he was sent out at a news conference in new york to deal with the russian allegations. i have never seen anything like him. i'm just being straight with you guys. it's projected to me, the question where you go from here. if that was the opening bid, if
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that's the way you feel, if the president is calling the press dishonest human beings and he sent out to perform in that manner, to say to the press you have no credibility, i suspect this is about legitimacy, but they are very fearful and uptight about the idea that they are being delegitimized from day one. i think this response is so out-of-the-box that it adds questions about presidential behavior, are they acting like a white house that we've seen before. if they want to say it's unique and different in their breaking the china, find but they're also hurting their standing not only with the press but the american people. >> there is another aspect to what happened yesterday that to me is even more troubling, and that is that the president said several things that just weren't true. first of all, at the cia he said all the reports of his rift with the intelligence community were a media invention, as i discussed that's not true.
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he is the one who's that was disgraceful what the intelligence community did and compared it to nazi germany, and then to spicer he said this was the biggest audience ever to attend an inauguration. that's also not true. >> the president president of the united states yesterday stood in hollow ground in front of a memorial wall of c fallen cia officers. he looked the american people and lied. he lied more than once, he lied about something with substance, and he lied about the most trivial of things he possibly could lie about, crowd sizes at an inaugural. we talked about the spicer piece, even more more troubling than that, they shut down the national park service is communication tool because the park service tweeted out the crowd size estimate. this should be of concern to everybody, not just to the press, but to everybody. if people are already feeling a
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lack of trust in our government, this is not going to make it better. this is politics in the twitter area. >> wow. day three. >> day one on the first full day. this should worry everybody. >> is that over the top kim. >> here is what you have to understand. yes, people lack trust in institutions, and you want to know one of the major institutions they lack trust, the media. so, the president isn't going to stop the spread he feels there is no downside to this. this this is a time honored tradition, especially among republican presidents to talk about the media as a foil. the media did itself no benefit in the run-up to the election. i'm not saying everyone around the table accepted, obviously. >> while four of the five of us. [laughter]
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, but, all of the predictions that donald trump could not win, all the stories the day-to-day coverage of some of the major newspapers and promotion of hillary clinton and against donald trump and donald trump leaves that if he goes to war with the media and he likes to feud with people, who better to feud with. >> you agree, do you think he pays no price for what went on yesterday? >> i don't know. you have to believe that the american public has more trust in the media than they do in the new president, and i'm not sure that's a clear cut that. >> i will just say, in the campaign towards the end there was this thought, here comes the pivot, here's the event where he turns more presidential and it just didn't come. he went to the teleprompter at the end and then he gets to be president elect and he said sometimes presidential is going to look different. well if people are looking for it to be different, i don't thing it's going to happen. the one issue is when he goes on the refs, words do matter, and eisenhower said less is more
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back in his day from the oval office. so it's not just the u.s. and his supporters were looking at it, but their countries around the world were analyzing every word and what they mean. >> one, i wonder if president trump, far be it rum me to tell him what to do or whose right but i think because he won he didn't pay any price during the campaign, but if you look back at some of the moments when he got into the fight with a gold star family, he went after the mexican-american judge, he didn't pay a price. yes he won the election in the end because hillary clinton was a bad candidate. >> traditionally in an inaugural speech, it's a unifying effort by the victor's income together america, i am your president, i am your leader. given the speech that he gave in
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the behavior he displayed, i think it is a defiant, i think it's this pumping and very proud , but there's no sense in which all my gosh, look at all the protesters in the street, all my gosh i acknowledge that there are some issues here and i want to bring us together. i just don't see that. we're talking about press secretaries earlier. the idea that you would stand and lecture the whole american press, no badly what they might think, we play a role in american democracy and you can't just throw the whole thing out. i just felt wow, what is going on. it made me concerned. >> 15 seconds. should he be concerned. >> what, i think donald trump, he's comparing himself to his predecessor. it's not about his words, it's about his action in the end. >> we will be talking about this for a while. thank you panel we will see you next sunday.
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remarkable weekend in washington the 45th president president of the united states, donald trump. >> the president elect of the united states donald trump. >> so help me god. >> congratulations mr. president >> the oath of office i take today is an oath of allegiance to all americans.
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>> and very, very honored when i heard that president bill clin clinton was coming today. >> this is for general mattis. ♪ i did it my way. >> president trump, i did not vote for you i want to be able to support you, but first i asked that you support me. >> there is no when i respect more. you will do a fantastic job and we will start winning again and you will be leading the charge. >> and all that on the first
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weekend of the trump era. that's it for today. have a great week. we will see you next fox news sunday the beginning of the donald trump era. we will look at how he got there and what we can expect now that donald trump is in charge. this is special report. good evening, welcome to to washington. this is a special sunday night addition of special report. we are now two full days into the donald trump administration. before being sworn in he said monday would be his first full day of work. tonight we look at the evolution of the revolution.

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