Watch live: White House holds first briefing after Trump payment revelations

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders is scheduled to take questions from reporters on Thursday afternoon. 

The briefing follow a series of early morning tweets from President Trump Thursday defending a reimbursement to Michael Cohen for the $130,000 payment to adult-film star Stormy Daniels.

The tweets contradict past claims the president knew nothing about the payment to Daniels.

The briefing is set to begin at 2 p.m.

Watch live in the video above.