Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, 2-17-17

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release
February 17, 2017

Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders En Route West Palm Beach, Florida
Aboard Air Force One
En Route West Palm Beach, Florida

3:16 P.M. EST

MS. SANDERS:  I’ll read a little bit, give you guys a quick update.  Clearly, I’m not Sean, but hopefully you guys will treat me just as nicely as you do him every week.

First, I’d like to say the President was pleased to see that the EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, was confirmed by the Senate today.  Administrator Pruitt will be essential in the President’s plan to restore the EPA’s essential mission of keeping our air and water clean and safe.  In this administration, the EPA will no longer spend unnecessary taxpayer dollars on an out-of-control, anti-energy agenda.  The President is glad to finally have him officially onboard.

As you know, we just came from Boeing, where the President talked jobs with company executives and celebrated the rollout of the amazing 787-10 Dreamliner.  That airplane is an incredible example of what American ingenuity and initiative can create.  President Trump is committed to unleashing U.S. businesses so that we can create, imagine, inventive — and building in this country again. Continue reading “Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, 2-17-17”