She knew Johnson through her mentoring program, and was with the Johnson family when Trump called.
Johnson's mother, who also heard the exchange with Johnson's widow on speakerphone, backed up Wilson's version of events. Trump phoned Myeshia Johnson to share his condolences for the death of her husband Sgt.
Asked if Kelly would speak to the press further about the saga, Sanders said Kelly "addressed that pretty thoroughly yesterday".
"Absolutely", Sanders replied. "General Kelly said he was stunned that Representative Wilson would make comments at a building dedication honoring slain Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about her own actions in Congress, including lobbying former President Obama on legislation".
The White House did not directly respond to the video that contradicts the chief of staff's claims, and instead repeated Kelly's criticism of Wilson as "an empty barrel".
"Kelly pointed out, if you're able to make a sacred act like honoring American heroes all about yourself, you're an empty barrel", Sanders said.
"President Obama, I think, probably did sometimes, and maybe sometimes he didn't", Trump said.
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"It stuns me that a member of Congress would have listened in on that conversation. He knew what the possibilities were when he went to war". In response, Kelly told him what General Joseph Dunford, now chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, told him when Robert Kelly was killed.
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A president's phone calls to bereaved military families are generally not made public, but that's not to say anyone is sworn to secrecy. Mark Hunter, the father, said the call never came.
But the president, he said, insisted that he thought it was the right thing to do.
Wilson took to CNN's "New Day" Friday morning and accused Kelly of lying, noting that she "was not even in Congress in 2009 when the money for the building was secured".
"What the hell is my son doing back in the fight?"
Kelly criticized Wilson for listening in on the conversation between Trump and the widow of Sgt.
After his dramatic opening statement, Kelly then took questions from reporters, asking first if any of them were Gold Star parents or siblings, meaning relatives of slain service members. And he told Trump what he was told when his own son was killed in action. So did other people in the White House.