White House stands firm on claim that Sally Yates 'betrayed' Justice Department

| |

The White House on Tuesday defended use of the word "betrayed" to explain the firing of Sally Q. Yates, who was removed as acting attorney general after refusing to enforce President Trump's extreme-vetting program. Asked by reporters about the characterization of Ms. Yates' actions, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said it was not only a…