Kellyanne Conway Hits Acosta: No Young Woman Should Have Someone ‘Swiping Away at Them’
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway falsely accused CNN White House reporter Jim Acosta of “swiping away” at the “young woman” who tried to take away his microphone after President Donald Trump’s verbal altercation with him yesterday.
“She was just doing her job, which was to reclaim the microphone that belongs to the federal government, and hand it to the next reporter,” Conway said during an appearance on Fox News this morning.
“Obviously, I don’t think anybody should have, any young woman, particularly, should have swiping away at them, grabbing the microphone back,” she added. “That’s very unfortunate. I have talked to that young woman, she is