Trump pushes back against crit­i­cism of his sched­ule

Las Vegas Review-Journal - - WASHINGTON -

Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump is push­ing back against crit­i­cisms that a leak of his pri­vate sched­ule sug­gests he is not work­ing hard.

Trump tweeted that it “should have been re­ported as a pos­i­tive, not a neg­a­tive.”

He also sug­gested that when the term “ex­ec­u­tive time” ap­pears on his sched­ule, it means he is “gen­er­ally work­ing, not re­lax­ing.”

Ax­ios ob­tained three months of the pres­i­dent’s pri­vate sched­ules. They re­vealed that he spent 60 per­cent of his time in ex­ec­u­tive time, a term coined by for­mer chief of staff John Kelly for un­struc­tured time in Trump’s day.

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