Twitter users slam Sarah Huckabee Sanders for attacking CNN’s top reporter


White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders has a new favorite hobby to indulge: ignoring CNN’s questions during press briefings. And CNN’s top reporter, Tim Acosta, is sick of it. On Monday, after Sanders ignored his inquiries for the third briefing in a raw, Acosta went out of his way to get her attention, but Sanders abandoned ship, wrapping up the briefing quickly. So Acosta sent a message in the form of the White House’s favorite means of communication: Twitter.

Acosta tweeted, “Third press briefing in a row that @PressSec did not take a question from CNN.”

Sanders attacked him, tweeting, “Courage isn’t taking “a question from CNN,” Jim. Courage is combat veterans Sgt. Peck and Staff Sgt. Dwyer – the two heroes at the briefing. #itsnotaboutyou.”

Twitter users rushed to defend Acosta and destroy the Press Secretary for her senseless tweet: