CNN media critic attacks White House ground rules for press conferences

CNN seems to have forgotten the old adage, "Be careful what you wish for."  After filing suit over the revocation of Jim Acosta's hard pass to the White House and winning, that network's media beat reporter is upset.  Speaking on CNN's Newsroom, Brian Stelter seems certain that danger lurks in the new open and transparent rules provided by the White House in response to the judge's demand for due process on decisions over revocation of access to press conferences or the White House. Joe DePaolo of Mediaite writes: Brian Stelter stated his belief that nothing has been resolved, and the White House will use their battle with Acosta as something of a message to other reporters. "I think that the White House wants to string this along, wants to make this a threat that looms over the entire White House press corps," Stelter said. The Reliable Sources host referred to a letter the White House...(Read Full Post)
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