He began openly complaining about the White House's handling of the media in early February after President Trump only took two questions, both from conservative media outlets, during his joint presser with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
This administration quickly became known for having the most combative press conferences in history.
Acosta has been complaining about the White House's increased use of off-camera briefings, and instead of waiting to be called on like other reporters Monday, he made a decision to shout out his questions.
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It's been a week now since Spicer gave an on-camera briefing.
Needless to say, real reporters haven't been pleased about the new restrictions - and some have even plotted resistance.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters Tuesday that President Donald Trump "wants to get this done, and get it done right", referring to Senate Republicans' bill to repeal Obamacare. He followed that up later with, "The camera is off, Jim". This White House doesn't believe that it should be held accountable.
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He was the obvious best example of instant offense off anyone's bench, averaging 16.2 for the high-powered, high-octane Rockets. Durant forgot to congratulate Sixth Man of the Year victor Eric Gordon , so he jumped back in with a follow-up comment .
White House loves this showdown over media coverage in the White House with indignant reporters. And many are simply exhausted of being treated like an enemy. Monday's White House press briefing was held off-camera, continuing a recent trend that doesn't show signs of stopping.
"O'Keefe's video features a CNN health and medical producer apparently complaining about the cable channel's coverage of the Russian Federation investigation and saying it's being done for ratings", writes the Washington Post. Spicer plans to move out of the press secretary role and focus on overall communications strategies, and he's reportedly speaking to potential candidates for the podium. Why did you turn them off?
Acosta finished off his series of tweets by saying video coverage of the briefing was, "outlawed".
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McMaster said Putin would be among the world leaders meeting the U.S. president during the summit, taking place on July 7 and 8. The White House confirmed that the two leaders would huddle on the sidelines of the G20 summit in the northern German city.
"Maybe we should turn the cameras on", he responded.