As we documented recently, CNN's Jim Acosta has had some not-so-friendly run-ins with Donald Trump supporters. Well, in reporting on Trump's "demonization of the media" today, Acosta said it's kinda getting worse.
As Donald Trump has ratcheted up his hateful rhetoric against the media, his fans have grown increasingly hostile to the reporters on the ground covering the campaign. On Saturday, CNN’s Jim Acosta posted video of Trump supporters screaming at him as he tried to file a live report....
A mob of Donald Trump supporters outside the venue for his Virginia rally this afternoon were clearly angry at CNN, and when they spotted CNN reporter Jim Acosta nearby, they let him have it.
This is how the election winds down: Trump whines, the crowds get a little sparser, a little less exuberant. No one wants to hear a loser. Source: Mediaite CNN reporter Jim Acosta reacted to Donald Trump‘s big Gettysburg speech today...Show More Summary
CNN reporter Jim Acosta reacted to Donald Trump's big Gettysburg speech today by remarking on how it began with an airing of grievances.
Earlier this week, CNN political reporter Jim Acosta tweeted a picture of a press table in the aftermath of a Donald Trump rally in Florida, where a supporter of the Republican presidential candidate left a sign bearing the word “media”—and a swastika. Show More Summary
Woman screams at press after Trump rally: "we're mad at you!" pic.twitter.com/r5ewYTpfwB — Jim Acosta (@Acosta) October 13, 2016 Covering Donald Trump rallies has never been easy for journalists. Members of the press are often the target...Show More Summary
CNN senior White House correspondent Jim Acosta was a little alarmed today to see a sign at a Donald Trump rally with a swastika on it.
CNN's senior White House correspondent Jim Acosta believes that the newly leaked tape in which Donald Trump is caught candidly...
Donald Trump didn’t deny escaping paying federal income taxes in some years, but rather bragged about it during the debate. In fact, he said: “That makes me smart.” After the debate, he told CNN’s Jim Acosta: “Of course I’ve paid federal taxes.” Clinton was pressing Trump for not releasing his tax returns for public scrutiny. [...]
Here we go again. Trump said this: Trump verbatim: “if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. Although the second amendment people, maybe there is, I donno” — Jim Acosta (@Acosta) August 9, 2016 Then his campaign tried...Show More Summary
Yesterday: Trump and Pence intertwined in this new logo appearing in fundraising email pic.twitter.com/O2imSka40v — Jim Acosta (@Acosta) July 15, 2016 What is the T doing to that P? https://t.co/tDvYm2QJYi — John Dingell (@JohnDingell) July 15, 2016 @JohnDingell I don't know but I'm fairly sure Pence will want to make it illegal. — Tom Davidson […]
Trump and Pence intertwined in this new logo appearing in fundraising email pic.twitter.com/O2imSka40v — Jim Acosta (@Acosta) July 15, 2016
Reams of journalism, analysis, and punditry have failed to find such a succinct expression of our current political moment.
Throughout the campaign, Trump Tower has been a circus of supporters and protestors, and CNN's Standards and Practices manager was likely very upset about it on Tuesday. During a segment with reporter Jim Acosta about a Trump speechShow More Summary
Most need a premium channel subscription for this kind of television. CNN's coverage of the presidential race led Senior White House Correspondent Jim Acosta outside of Trump Tower for serious reporting alongside a man dressed as aShow More Summary
When President Obama made his historic visit to Cuba last month, the US media followed. At a joint press conference on March 21 with Cuban president Raúl Castro, Obama called on CNN’s Jim Acosta, who asked the Cuban leader if he would be willing to release political prisoners. A flustered Castro sputtered and demanded a list of those imprisoned. Obama...
CNN's Jim Acosta, reporting on the president's historic visit to Havana, preemptively answered objections that President Barack Obama was not altering his itinerary — remaining in Cuba and continuing on to Argentina — in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Brussels, Belgium Tuesday morning.
CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta had a tense exchange with Cuban President Raúl Castro on Monday over political prisoners in Cuba. At a press conference, Acosta asked Castro about whether Cuba would release its political prisoners. Show More Summary
From the March 11 edition of CNN's Anderson Cooper 360: JIM ACOSTA (HOST): Stuart, let me start with you, because David Gergen is here, and says he thinks this is the type of thing that could derail the Trump campaign or hurt it. But, you could also make the counter argument, that Donald Trump is running in a Republican primary. Show More Summary