Wednesday, January 11, 2017

PHOTOS: President-Elect Donald Trump Holds Press Conference in Manhattan

New York, New York: Hundreds of reporters and photographers packed the lobby at Trump Tower in Midtown Manhattan on Wednesday morning for President-elect Donald Trump's first formal press conference in months. 

President-elect Trump was joined by Vice President-elect Mike Pence, attorney Sheri Dillon of Morgan Lewis, Sean Spicer, Rudy Giuliani, Stephen Bannon, Kellyanne Conway, Ivanka Trump, Eric Trump, and Donald Trump, Jr, and responded to a select number of questions from reporters sitting in the first four rows. 

Click here to see Essex County Place's videos from the event.

Above: Major Garrett of CBS News asks President-elect Trump a question

Above: Trump speaks to reporters

Above: Sheri Dillon speaks to the media

Above: Piles of folders that Trump claimed were "all just a piece of the many, many companies that are being put into a trust to be run by my two sons" were placed next to the podium

Above: Vice President-elect Mike Pence at the press conference

Above: Sean Spicer and Mike Pence

Above: Protesters gathered outside of Trump Tower

Above: Reporters prepare to broadcast from outside of Trump Tower

Above and Below: Staff attempt to block Essex County Place from taking a photo near the folders following the press conference

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