September 6, 2017 GU Politics In The News

Donald Trump Twitter: Who Writes the President’s Tweets?

by Graham Lanktree

This piece first appeared in Newsweek

President Donald Trump’s off-the-cuff tweets serve to derail his administration’s message and leave White House staff scrambling to do damage control, said former White House Communications Director Mike Dubke Tuesday.

One of Trump’s tweets can change “the entire narrative” on cable news, Dubke said speaking at a Georgetown Institute of Politics and Public Service event at Georgetown University late Tuesday.

“The president writes a number of his own tweets, while some are suggested to him,” Dubke said.

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