WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENTS’ ASSOCIATION not happy with the WHITE HOUSE ACCESS (none) to the President’s golf weekend with, among others, Tiger Woods

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Here is how the White House responded to the White House Correspondents’ Association complaint: (read below and post your thoughts)

 

The White House released its own statement, from Principal Deputy Press Secretary Josh Earnest:

 

“The press access granted by the White House today is entirely consistent with the press access offered for previous presidential golf outings. It’s also consistent with the press access promised to the White House Press Corps prior to arrival in Florida on Friday evening.”

 

 

 

from the White House Correspondents Association’s president Ed Henry, following today’s developments:

 

“Speaking on behalf of the White House Correspondents Association, I can say a broad cross section of our members from print, radio, online and TV have today expressed extreme frustration to me about having absolutely no access to the President of the United States this entire weekend. There is a very simple but important principle we will continue to fight for today and in the days ahead: transparency.”

 

 

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