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White House: Jim Acosta Lawsuit ‘Just More Grandstanding from CNN’

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders responded to a lawsuit filed by CNN after Jim Acosta’s press pass was suspended. “This is just more grandstanding from CNN, and we will vigorously defend against this lawsuit,” Sanders said in a statement to reporters. Sanders noted that CNN had nearly 50 additional White House reporting, producing, and camera staff who had hard passes and that they could continue to cover the White House without Acosta. “Mr. Acosta is no more or less special than any other media outlet or reporter with respect…

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White House Suspends Jim Acosta’s Press Pass After Combative Briefing

The White House on Wednesday evening suspended CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s White House press room pass after a combative exchange with President Trump in which he refused to give up the microphone and wrangled with a female intern trying to take it back. “President Trump believes in a free press and expects and welcomes tough questions of him and his Administration. We will, however, never tolerate a reporter placing his hands on a young woman just trying to do her job as a White House intern,” White House Press Secretary…

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Watch: Sarah Sanders Battles CNN’s Acosta–CNN Responds in Tweet Attacking Sanders

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders battled CNN’s Jim Acosta during the press briefing Monday over President Trump’s tweets about the “fake news media” being “the enemy of the people,” leading to CNN’s PR team coming after Sanders on Twitter. Acosta asked Sanders if Trump’s claim that the “fake news media” is the “enemy of the people” would include CNN. “There is great anger in our Country caused in part by inaccurate, and even fraudulent, reporting of the news. The Fake News Media, the true Enemy of the People, must stop…

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Trump Calls Out Media: ‘Their Fake & Dishonest Reporting Causing Problems Far Greater than They Understand!’

President Trump called out the establishment media on Sunday, saying “their fake & dishonest reporting” is “causing problems far greater than they understand.” “The Fake News is doing everything in their power to blame Republicans, Conservatives and me for the division and hatred that has been going on for so long in our Country. Actually, it is their Fake & Dishonest reporting which is causing problems far greater than they understand!” Trump said on Twitter. The Fake News is doing everything in their power to blame Republicans, Conservatives and me…

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White House Challenges CNN’s Jeff Zucker After Bomb Scare: ‘You Chose to Attack and Divide’

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders fired back at CNN president Jeff Zucker on Wednesday after he blamed recent bomb scares on President Donald Trump. “President Donald Trump asked Americans ‘to come together and send one very clear, strong, unmistakable message that acts or threats of political violence of any kind have no place in the USA,’” Sanders wrote on Twitter. “Yet you chose to attack and divide. America should unite against all political violence.” Zucker suggested that Sanders and President Trump were responsible for the multiple suspicious packages sent…

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Nicolle Wallace’s Violent Fantasy Life: ‘Wring’ Sanders’ Neck, ‘Punch’ Trump’s Face

For the second time in less than six months, MSNBC afternoon anchor Nicolle Wallace has openly embraced violence against her Republican political enemies. Referring to White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders, back in May, Wallace asked a White House reporter on the air, “How do you resist the temptation to run up and wring her neck?” This week, on her Thursday show, Wallace bragged about telling Jeb Bush to assault Donald Trump. Referring back to the 2016 Republican presidential primary, Wallace proudly remembered, “I told Jeb Bush after the debate…

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