Trump bantered briefly with the pool as we retreated.
"You have three balls to go to?" he said.
How was your day, asked WHCA president Jeff Mason.
"It was busy, but good. A beautiful day," Trump said.
Pooler Zeke Miller caught a few tidbits:
The Churchill bust is back.
Attendees: Jared Kushner, Kellyanne Conway, Hope Hicks, Mike Flynn, Stephen Miller, Marc Short.
Pool report 12 (7:10pm)
Spicer, from the briefing room lectern, says the president is signing an executive order on Obamacare, and the paperwork (commissions)for the Mattis and Kelly confirmations.
Chief of Staff Priebus will issue a memo ordering. Immediate regulatory freeze.
Pool is hastily gathering for an Oval spray.
The executive order President Trump signed pertains to the Affordable Care Act, Spicer indicated that it would ease the burden of Obamacare.
The Priebus memo on regulations was not signed in front of the pool.
More decorating details:
Apart from the return of the Churchill bust, the MLK bust was no longer on display.