12 Jan 2017 01:45 AM EST
Politico reports that Donald Trump on Wednesday will step out from the relative safety of his Android Twitter keyboard to spar with the “dishonest media” he so often relishes disparaging. The long-awaited first news conference since Trump became president-elect took on added consequence Tuesday evening amid explosive new reports that U.S. officials are looking into allegations that Russia may have gathered compromising material on Trump. Trump slashed at those reports in all-caps on Twitter — “FAKE NEWS - A TOTAL POLITICAL WITCH HUNT!” — but now he will have to answer them in detail, all but ensuring a tense scene will unfold Wednesday in Trump Tower.
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