President Donald Trump’s White House spokesman vowed Monday that the new administration intends “never to lie” to the news media. Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s comments came in the wake of a brewing clash between the new president and the journalists assigned to cover him during the first few days of his administration. VOA national correspondent Jim Malone has the latest from Washington.
Pro-immigrant groups are mobilizing to get ahead of expecteed Trump administration orders regarding immigration and refugees. Trump supporters say the Obama administration went too far, and the new president's plans will restore the status quo. VOA's Carolyn Presutti has the story through the eyes of a Syrian refugee.