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Stephanie Grisham Named New White House Press Secretary
Wednesday, 26 June 2019 13:05 WIB | GLOBAL |Global

Stephanie Grisham, the chief spokeswomen for U.S. First Lady Melania Trump, has been named the new White House Press Secretary.

The first lady made the announcement on Twitter, saying she can think of no better person to serve the administration & our country.

President Donald Trump announced earlier this month that long time Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was planning to step down.

œOur wonderful Sarah Huckabee Sanders will be leaving the White House at the end of the month and going home to the Great State of Arkansas," Trump said on his personal Twitter account. "She is a very special person with extraordinary talents, who has done an incredible job!

Sanders called her tenure as White House press secretary œthe honor of a lifetime, the opportunity of a lifetime adding, œI™ve loved every minute “ even the hard minutes.

Source: VOA news

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