Uproar Over Omarosa Manigault-Newman at Black Journalists Convention

The appearance of Omarosa Manigault-Newman, a White House aide, caused an uproar at a National Association of Black Journalists convention on Friday after she refused to answer some questions about President Trump’s recent remarks encouraging the police to be rougher while arresting criminal suspects.

Ms. Manigault-Newman, whose role in the Trump administration to advocate issues concerning African-Americans was also scrutinized, appeared at the annual gathering for a panel that was called "Black and Blue: Raising Our Sons, Protecting Our Communities."

It was moderated by a longtime journalist, Ed Gordon, a host at Bounce TV.

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