Someone has to "treat the wonderful people of our country with the respect that they deserve".
After several press conferences in which he only called on conservative media outlets while avoiding tough questions on the firing of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn and other hard topics, Trump spoke at length and then took questions from a wide range of reporters.
"We're becoming a drug-infested nation".
Admirers in the media called it "feisty" and "combative" and "vintage Trump".
Trump fired Flynn, who also advised Trump during the campaign, after a media report that Flynn had lied to Vice President Mike Pence about whether sanctions on Russian Federation were discussed during the phone call with Kislyak.
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With one of the new President's major objectives involving the destruction of ISIS, it wouldn't be the first time Trump made an insensitive comment on social media that insulted the public. "This administration is running like a fine-tuned machine, despite the fact that I can't get my Cabinet approved". "The level of dishonesty is out of control", he added.
He told the audience: 'We're going to bring jobs back to this country, bigly.
I ran for president to present the citizens of our country.
He talked about the unfairness of the media and about the "mess" he "inherited" upon his inauguration.
'It's going to be negotiated by me, and the price is going to come down, just like everything else I've negotiated for the government'. One of the questions I was asked, I thought it was a very good question was about the inner cities. Eight years was a long time for President Obama to fix things, unfortunately, things under his Presidency on security and foreign policy got worse.
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Funnily enough, even young Priyank Panchal of Gujarat rolled his arm over with some dibbly-dobbly medium-pacers. This is why Marsh's experience of playing in India may come in handy for the team from down under.
"I won with news conferences", he said, as if explaining why he chose to hold the impromptu news conference.
"I'm here again to take my message straight to the people", Trump said at the press conference, which was carried live across network and cable news channels.
Airing his grievances against the media, intelligence community and his detractors, he said that jobs were leaving the country to Mexico and other places, and mass instability was prevalent overseas.
Trump said the Obama administration caused a host of problems for the country home and overseas.
"These kind of issues that are mostly focused on the White House take attention away from what I think are the really important issues that Alaskans and Americans want us to focus on", he said. I'm just telling you.
Pence says United States backs North Atlantic Treaty Organisation but warns other countries to pay up
European nations have been anxious by what they see as a cosying up to Russian leader Vladimir Putin by the new Trump administration.