White House revokes CNN reporter Jim Acosta’s credentials after furious exchange with Trump
President called Acosta a ‘rude, terrible person’ after he refused to give up a microphone while trying to ask a question
The White House is revoking the credential pass of CNN reporter Jim Acosta hours after a fiery exchange at a press conference.
Acosta has long been a bitter adversary of the White House. The Hispanic American reporter works for the rolling news channel that has been a particular focus of ire for the administration. CNN has been the network most closely associated with the “fake news” slur, which the president has used consistently to undermine