On Sunday, the White House put out a statement further clarifying:
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“Listen, there’s probably mutual disappointment on both sides, again I have to be accountable for what I did and I am,” he said.
While Trump used the word “bigotry” in his remarks, he drew criticism from members of both political parties for not specifically rebuking white nationalists or supremacists.
On Sunday, Scaramucci also
He said he believed the call was “off the record” and that it was “a very deceitful thing” for Lizza to record the call.
Scaramucci said he spoke with the president “this week” and that the two “had a very candid conversation.”