National Press Club

American University journalism professor analyzes Trump administration communications

August 5, 2017 | By Adam Konowe |

The recent high-profile departures from the Trump administration raises questions about how they're affecting the ability of the White House to communicate with the press and the public.

In the current episode of Update-1, National Press Club Broadcast/Podcast Team member Mike Hempen discusses the administration's communications with American University journalism professor Jill Olmsted, a former radio and television anchor and reporter. They talk about the leaks and tweets, the staff changes and what it all means.

Update-1 is produced by Hempen. The podcast can be heard on the Club website or on iTunes, Sticher and Tunein.