President-elect Donald Trump has agreed to meet with the New York Times after all, now that the rules of the meeting have been clarified by both parties.
“The meeting is taking place as planned,” Trump spokeswoman Hope Hicks said in a short statement to reporters.
According to a New York Times spokesperson, Trump will meet with the publisher off the record, followed by an on the record session with journalists and columnists.
The meeting with the @nytimes is back on at 12:30 today. Look forward to it!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 22, 2016
Trump had canceled the meeting this morning, accusing the newspaper of changing the rules.
“I cancelled today’s meeting with the failing @nytimes when the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed at the last moment. Not nice,” he wrote on Twitter.