Jeff Zucker

After ugly White House briefing, the time is now for press to push back against Trump

After ugly White House briefing, the time is now for press to push back against Trump

Last week, I wrote a column saying maybe it was time for the press to collectively push back hard against the Trump White House.

After Tuesday’s ugly briefing with deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders standing at the White House podium urging Americans to watch a piece of propaganda even she isn’t willing to vouch for in terms of its accuracy, there is no maybe about it. It’s time. It’s past time.

Will someone, anyone, step up and end these distressing displays of White House dysfunction and disregard for the obligation of the...

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