White House: ESPN Should Fire Jemele Hill Over Trump ‘white Supremacist’ Tweet
White House: ESPN should fire Jemele Hill over Trump ‘white supremacist’ tweet
Jemele Hill is used to expressing her opinion, but ESPN would like her to tone down her political rhetoric on Twitter. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)A tweet posted by ESPN “SportsCenter” host Jemele Hill labeling President Trump a “white supremacist” continued to make waves on Wednesday after a Washington Post reporter asked about it during the press secretary’s news conference.
White House correspondent David Nakamura began his question by reading Hill’s tweet, then asking press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders whether the president was aware of it.
“I’m not sure he’s aware but I think that’ …