Omarosa Manigault Newman says she secretly taped her White House firing

Omarosa in new book: I saw Trump’s racism ‘with my own eyes’

This is just one of a list of claims made by Omarosa Manigault Newman in a book lifting the lid on her former boss that threatens to reduce what's left of Trump's reputation to tatters - and could even destroy his presidency.

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George Conway, husband of Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway said that despite a claim in the book that Trump used a slur to refer to Conway's Filipino heritage, the lawyer who has not shied away from crticising Trump policies on Twitter said not only was it not true, it was "ridiculous, particularly in light of the timing of her departure from the White House-December 12, 2017". But Sunday she tells Chuck Todd that, after the book closed, she was able to hear it personally.

The organizer of last year's event, white nationalist Jason Kessler, was denied a permit in Charlottesville this year but has secured permission to hold a demonstration on Sunday in Washington, D.C., across the street from the White House.

"I had a blind spot where it came to Donald Trump", she said.

Turning to her work for Trump over the years, she admitted that she made a mistake and "was complicit with this White House deceiving this nation". "I felt myself being manipulated, but refused to allow that to happen".

Omarosa Manigault Newman campaigns for then-candidate Donald Trump in Charlotte on October 14, 2016.

She also claims Trump's campaign offered her a contract for $15,000k a month to keep quiet about her time in the administration, The Hill reported.

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Quoting Trump's early, post-inauguration speech at the Central Intelligence Agency lamenting his inauguration crowd, Manigault Newman takes some editorial liberty, adding within quotation marks that Trump says, "Liars!"

In a statement Friday, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders described the book as "riddled with lies and false accusations".

She recounts how Trump battled to have a tanning bed installed when he moved into the White House.

The tweet appeared to echo his equivocations after last year's violence when he blamed "many sides" for the violence and said there were "very fine people" on both sides.

Omarosa Manigault has a book coming out and she's wasting no time to promote it.

Little did she know that she would become a likely candidate for that list after losing her position at The White House. USA Today reports that Donald Trump has called his former Director of African American Outreach, a "low life".

In the book, Manigault Newman, who was a contestant on Trump's "The Apprentice" reality show and later served as a senior adviser to the president, hurls a litany of allegations, painting the president as scattered, self-absorbed, misogynistic and insecure.

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