White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders stood by her report that it was a “fireable offense” for Jemele Hill to call President Trump a “white supremacist.”
Sanders reiterated her stance from earlier this week and said that Sanders reiterated her stance from earlier this week at Friday’s briefing after Trump’s tweets on the subject.
ESPN is paying a really big price for its politics (and bad programming). People are dumping it in RECORD numbers. Apologize for untruth!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 15, 2017
Sanders called ESPN “hypocritical” in the video below.
Sanders: "ESPN has been hypocritical. They should hold anchors to a fair & consistent standard."https://t.co/iR28IgbJnb
— Breaking911 (@Breaking911) September 15, 2017
Several reporters followed up with Sanders and asked if the White House believes that Hill should be fired.
“It’s not my decision to make for a private company,” she responded. Sanders then said that ESPN “set a standard” by punishing on-air personalities for political statements but not punishing Jemele.
Cohn was told by her ESPN boss to stay home from work after questioning ESPN’s business decisions in April.
Share this everywhere if you will not be watching ESPN anymore.
Let’s show them the thousands of Trump voters that will not be watching their stuff anymore. We are tired of their political messages.