White House cancels daily press shop staff meeting following damaging McCain joke leak

The White House communications team canceled its large daily staff meeting following the recent leak of an offensive comment made about Republican Sen. John McCain by a press shop aide.

A smaller group of top communications staffers, rather than the full group of approximately 30 employees, met on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, The New York Times reported.

Press aide Kelly Sadler last week took a rhetorical swing at McCain after the senator criticized President Donald

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