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Mr Spicer, a former executive chef at the White House, has been at the centre of an uproar this week after suggesting that the government might not be able to carry out basic medical checks on asylum seekers, something the Department of Health has denied.
Mr Spicer is facing a barrage of criticism for his comments.
A White House spok블랙 잭esman said: “The President is confident that he and his team will continue to be accurate and that they will continue to follow the facts, not the spin.”
This week, he was forced to clarify that there were no changes to immigration policy announced by Mr Obama after former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s recent book, What Happened, about her time at the State Department.
A senior aide to the President told New York Magazine: “The President is totally confident that he is telling the truth on this one.”