Trump Meeting With NYT Is Back On

He canceled it via tweet but has apparently reconsidered
By Jenn Gidman,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 22, 2016 8:13 AM CST
Updated Nov 22, 2016 10:28 AM CST
Trump Backs Out of Meeting With 'Nasty' NYT
In this Nov. 9, 2016, file photo, President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a rally in New York.   (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

It looks like Donald Trump will meet with the New York Times after all on Tuesday. The president-elect tweeted in the morning that he had canceled a meeting "with the failing @nytimes when the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed at the last moment. Not nice." The newspaper said it was Trump's camp that tried to change the terms, but either way, the meeting is now back on. "He will meet with our publisher off the record and that session will be followed by an on-the-record meeting with our journalists and editorial columnists," says a Times statement. On Monday, Donald Trump held an off-the-record meeting where he blasted TV networks for their coverage of him throughout the election. (Read more Donald Trump stories.)

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