Standing behind the same podium where the former White House press secretary Sean Spicer once falsely claimed that Trump's inauguration drew the largest crowd there had ever been, Hassett thanked the reporter for the chance to set the record straight.
While the numbers cited by Trump are true, the truth in how long it has been since that last occurred sees Trump well short, with the GDP growth rate outstripping the unemployment rate most recently in the first quarter of 2006.
"When the press finds mistakes that we make, we don't like making mistakes, but we're grateful when they're pointed out, because we want to correct them", Hassett added.
In response, Trump did what he does best - talked utter bollocks that made little to no sense. "We will do MUCH better than this!"
He tweeted simply, "Happy Anniversary", captioning a video of the former Democratic presidential nominee speaking at a fundraiser in New York City, saying half of Donald Trump's supporters belong in a "basket of deplorables" characterized by "racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic" views. "I have to kind of remind them, actually, those job numbers are the same as they were in 2015 and 2016".
"The notion that what we're seeing right now is just a continuation of trends is not super defensible", he said. "President Obama took office during the worst downturn since the Great Depression", he said. "It wasn't him." He added that the recovery under Mr. Obama was the weakest in history. He noted that he wasn't sure who gave Trump the inaccurate information.
Trump told reporters at the White House he was pleased with the hearing and said "the other side is grasping at straws". Republicans hope Kavanaugh will be confirmed by the Senate before the next Supreme Court term starts on October 1.
Air pressure on the International Space Station has been restored to correct levels after a leak was repaired. Earlier this week, a small hole on the Russian side of the International Space Station (ISS) sprung a leak.
The 21st overall pick in the 2008 draft, he has played for four different teams, averaging 12.8 points and 5.4 rebounds a game. Meanwhile, Knight hasn't played in an National Basketball Association game since February 2017 thanks to various injuries.
Despite the serious rape charges against him, he was able to get out of jail before trial by easily paying his $1 million bail . But some opponents , including the ACLU, fear that these changes will result in more people being detained before trial.
Pep Guardiola's City dazzled against the only side to stop them scoring at the Etihad Stadium in the league last season. Eduardo SALVIO and Franco CERVI who are both called-up for Argentina's friendly matches next month started for Benfica.
The women, aged 32 and 22, had pleaded guilty last month to attempting lesbian sex, forbidden under Islamic law. The women were punished after they were seen engaging in sexual activity in a auto , Santiago said.
Cohen also received $500,000 from Columbus Nova LLC, a NY company linked to Russian businessman Viktor Vekselberg. Other experts have said that a sitting president can be indicted, arguing that no person is above the law.
The family is fleshed out with the GeForce RTX 2080 (2944 CUDA cores) and the GeForce RTX 2070 (2304 CUDA cores). The flagship card will have 11 GB of memory with 4352 CUDA cores, a 20% jump from the previous generation.
The steamy music video ended with them kissing, but at the time both she and Mac denied any claims of romance blossoming. In a statement about her breakup with Miller, Grande said there were times when the "toxic relationship" took its toll.
Dawn Sturgess , 44, became an indirect casualty of the poisoning and she died after she touched the poisoned item with her hand. Rowley tried to put the two parts of the bottle together at home on June 30, during which he got some of the poison on himself.
In 2002 in particular, the Koreans brushed off Iran in straight sets to celebrate their second Asian Games title at home. Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-min has moved one step closer to securing his exemption from military duty.
Nadal and Thiem quarterfinal match should be a dandy one
In one of many memorable points, Nadal hit a almost ideal half volley, only to see Thiem beat him with a flawless crosscourt pass. Thiem did not relent, however, and kept hammering away from the baseline to earn a chance to serve for the third set up 5-4.
Falling tree kills Florida child in tropical storm Gordon
At least one person has died so far as a result of the storm - a child in Florida who was killed by a falling tree in Pensacola. Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. on Tuesday evacuated employees and shut in several platforms in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.
Syrian government forces attack rebel-held city
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov reiterated Russia's position, calling Idlib a "hornets' nest of terrorists". Syrian government warplanes struck the last rebel-held province of the country Tuesday.