Please share and comment if you side with Trump against the mainstream media bias. The White House staff has chosen to skip the Correspondents’ Dinner, and stand with President Trump. reports: White House staff announced it will not attend the White House Correspondents’ Dinner out of “solidarity” with President Trump, according to a statement Tuesday from the White House Correspondents’ Association president Jeff Mason. Trump previously announced he would not attend the event, an annual tradition among presidents and staff, amid an ongoing adverse relationship between the media and the administration. The association said it regrets the decision, and Trump and the administration continue to be welcome at the April 29 event.