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WHCA lodges press access
complaint over Apollo 11 meeting

Politico, by Hadas Gold

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Posted By:Drive, 7/23/2014 8:04:10 AM

The ongoing battle for press access at the White House continued on Tuesday as the White House Correspondents´ Association lodged a formal complaint with press secretary Josh Earnest for limiting coverage of President Barack Obama’s meeting with Apollo 11 astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins. CBS News’ Major Garrett lodged the complaint during the press briefing on Tuesday. Only still photographers were allowed into the meeting for a pool spray. “The astronauts were among the most visible, televised national heroes this country has ever known, that entire program was financed by the American taxpayer. Stills presentation of that limits television coverage of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 7/23/2014 8:15:32 AM     (No. 9936438)

Obama hates American exceptionalism. NASA is a shining example and that is why he has taken all steps to extinguish this fount of technology.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 7/23/2014 8:18:24 AM     (No. 9936441)

Oh shut up, media, you pampered this useless Marxist for 6 years now. Don´t try to convince anyone that you won´t keep doing it. You´re all gobsmacked over this trifling little matter while he continues to destroy America and for the most part, you clowns refuse to utter a peep.

Stuff your whining.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Felixcat, 7/23/2014 8:30:04 AM     (No. 9936451)

It´s too bad that Buzz Aldrin and Mike Collins couldn´t have respectfully declined the meeting.

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