Posted 57 days ago
White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany shut down a CNN reporter at press briefing, saying she does not call on activists, and former Amb. Ric Grenell on Newsmax TV said that is ostensibly the entire media in the capitol.
"We're at the point where we've got to recognize that the Washington, D. C., press corps is a bunch of advocates; they are a bunch of advocates," Grenell, also the former acting director of national intelligence, told Monday's "Spicer & Co." "So, we have to stop expecting that they're going to play fair. We have to start treating them exactly like who they are: Which are a bunch of advocates for the Democrats."
Grenell told host Sean Spicer, conservatives need to "start doing what President [Donald] Trump has done: Take to social media, tell your own story, be aggressive about it, ignore the Washington, D. C., advocates."
Also, Grenell noted, CIA Director John Brennan's critiques of the Trump administration should equally fall on de... (Read more)