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What We’ve Got Here Is Failure to Communicate, or Do We?

What We’ve Got Here Is Failure to Communicate, or Do We?

With the recent public relations fiasco surrounding President Trump’s firing of former FBI Director James Comey, there has been considerable comment about the White House’s lack of a coherent communications strategy.  Comey’s firing seemed to catch the administration’s communications staff off guard.   Sarah Huckaee Sanders’ explanation that the firing was driven by a memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein critical of Comey’s handling of the Clinton email investigation was quickly undercut by the president’s public comments.