Jim Acosta

Jim Acosta

CNN's Senior White House Correspondent. Now covering 4th presidential campaign.

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NEW: A 'distressed' Birx questions how long she can remain on White House task force, sources say

Trump tells reporters he wants a replacement for RBG quickly as he believes 2020 election will end up going to SCOTUS: “Yes, I think it’s very important. I think this will end up in the Supreme Court and I think it’s very important that we have nine justices."

Leaving for NC, Trump claimed he couldn't really hear booing at SCOTUS today: "I think that was just a political chant. We could hardly hear it from where we were..Somebody said there was some chanting. But they were right next to the media. But we could hardly hear too much."

Top contender for SCOTUS pick, Amy Coney Barrett was at WH today, we've confirmed.

Trump falsely claims covid-19 “affects virtually nobody” as death toll approaches 200,000...

CNN: The United States has surpassed 200,000 deaths from coronavirus, according to Johns Hopkins University.


We are not the enemy of the people. I am not your enemy. You are not my enemy. It is wrong to call your fellow Americans the enemy. We are all on the same team. We are all Americans.

Don’t believe the lies coming from the WH. Believe in our freedoms. Thank you all for your support. We won’t back down. ?? #1A 

The White House Press Secretary on Trump's push to reopen schools: "The science should not stand in the way of this."

I walked out of the end of that briefing because I am totally saddened by what just happened. Sarah Sanders was repeatedly given a chance to say the press is not the enemy and she wouldn't do it. Shameful.

A source familiar with Trump’s Tuesday Oval Office meeting with his coronavirus task force said the president is still not demonstrating that he has a firm grasp of the severity of the pandemic in the US. “He still doesn’t get it,” the source said. “He does not get it.”

I’ve just been denied entrance to the WH. Secret Service just informed me I cannot enter the WH grounds for my 8pm hit

Fauci tells Sanjay on @CNN  that he is receiving death threats and that people are harassing his family.