"He's got an incredible team around him that's helping him lead that effort, and he's had tremendous accomplishments on the worldwide stage by working with allies and confronting enemies". "Maybe it's the calm before the storm".
"What's your response to those who say the president has undercut the secretary of state?" a reporter asked Sanders Thursday".
On Thursday evening, reporters were led hastily to the State Dining Room, where they walked into a scene of the president, his highest-ranking military advisers and their wives posing for a group photo.
Subjects for discussion, she stated, would include "Where Can I Buy A Silencer?", "If Bad Third-Graders Carry Guns Why Shouldn't Good Third-Graders?", "The Founding Fathers Never Intended To Outlaw Rocket Launchers For Self-Defence So Why Should We?" and "My Cold Dead Hands And Other Places You'll Neve Prise My Rifle From". He's been very clear that that's his number one priority.
"I think the premise of that question is absolutely ridiculous", Sanders said. "And we're not going to announce what actions we'll be taking until that moment comes".
For the third day in a row, media outlets are filled with stories about how Tillerson has fallen out of standing with Trump and that the White House is seeking his replacement. Trump recently threatened to "totally destroy" the rogue country if it attacks the USA or its allies.
Huckabee Sanders responded to the Ryan's question by saying that the visit was not at all "controversial" and was in fact "widely praised, even by a Democrat Governor".
He also pledged to "do what we must do to prevent that from happening and it will be done, if necessary".