Donald Trump Might Be Kicking The Press Out Of The White House — And Reporters Are NOT Happy About It!
This feels like the beginning of the end of Freedom of the Press…
Over the weekend, Esquire reported that three senior officials on Donald Trump's transition team say the incoming Administration is seriously considering a plan to kick the press corps out of the White House.
One official told the magazine that, if the plan is approved, the media will no longer gather in the White House press room, but will instead either assemble at the White House Conference Center near Lafayette Square or the Old Executive Office Building next door.
Incoming press secretary Sean Spicer told Esquire nothing is set in stone yet, saying:
"There has been no decision. There has been some discussion about how to do it."
However, Sean justified the possible move by claiming there just isn't enough room in the White House press room, adding: