Press Secretary Josh Earnest says President-elect Donald Trump has spoken with President Barack Obama since their Oval Office meeting, but offered no details about the content of their conversation. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) STORY: White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters that President-elect Donald Trump had spoken with President Barack Obama since the two met in a sit down Oval Office meeting on November 10. "I can tell you that the President had a conversation with the president-elect since the Oval Office meeting," Earnest told reporters. "President Obama is committed to a smooth transition, and as a result, they've spoken at least once since their Oval Office meeting." President-elect Donald Trump was closed-door meeting with news executives at the New York Times in Manhattan on Tuesday.