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CNN reporter, Jim Acosta got a surprising reception from pro-Trump attendees of a political rally in support of Republican South Carolina Governor, Henry McMaster, who is in a close-runoff election.
Trump urged the rallying supporters to vote McMaster who was one of his earliest supporters in his presidential campaign.
He also acknowledged that the CNN journalist, had a right to cover the rally saying: “I do believe that you have a right to be here just like anybody else.” Even as he attacked “fake news people”.
See the treatment Jim Acosta got next in this embedded tweet:
CNN's Jim Acosta faced both heckling and supportive statements while covering a rally for incumbent South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster that featured President Trump. “I do believe that you have a right to be here just like anybody else.” https://t.co/CLRtyYnJ1j pic.twitter.com/58GCYNZiSl
— CNN (@CNN) June 26, 2018