Less than a day afterfrom the White House, press secretary Sarah Sanders is facing additional scrutiny after sharing an edited video clip that showed Acosta’s brief exchange with an aide over a mic. Among the critics was a CNN executive who called it “a doctored video – actual fake news.”
The White House said Wednesday it was suspending Acosta’s “hard pass,” which allows him press access to the White House, because it will “never tolerate a reporter placing his hands on a young woman just trying to do her job as a White House intern.”
“This is a lie,” Acosta tweeted in response to that statement.
The incident in question occurred during a White House press conference Wednesday, when Acosta…