Posted August 15, 2017 7:55 pm by Comments

By David Limbaugh

David Limbaugh

By David Limbaugh

David Limbaugh

USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Recently, CNN’s Jim Acosta unwittingly demonstrated the difference between an unbiased, truth-seeking media and a biased, hostile and advocacy media.

We need a watchdog press in this country, but its proper function is to report the news, not become the story. Acosta had displayed his obnoxiousness before, but he descended to a new low this week.

Earlier in the day, President Trump had appeared with Sens. Tom Cotton and David Perdue to endorse their immigration bill, called the RAISE Act. The bill was the major focus of the White House press briefing, and presidential adviser Stephen Miller outlined its key elements.

Miller’s presentation was hijacked by Acosta, who is apparently on a crusade to establish himself as America’s conscience and chief protector against President Trump.

We’ve all seen the give-and-take of White House news conferences, and they sometimes involve feisty exchanges between the administration’s spokesperson and members of the media. But there is a difference between a journalist respectfully challenging the White House representative and a militant advocate posing as a journalist and disrespectfully interrupting, disrupting, speechifying and trying to make himself the star of the show.

Acosta put on …Read the Rest

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