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He had asked Trump if he had been giving Americans a "false hope, quot; by advertising unproven coronavirus drugs".

Trump snapped back and said, "I say you are a awful journalist, that's what I say".

US President Donald Trump has defended repeatedly calling the coronavirus the "Chinese virus" during a news conference, ignoring criticism that it is racist.

"Trump said, "no I don't think so", and sarcastically said", such a lovely question", before reiterating that he "has a good feeling" about a coronavirus drug, and that he's "a smart guy". She then proceeded to ask Trump if he had a message for those who are now scared by the pandemic.

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And the president responded with, "I say that you're a awful reporter, that's what I say". Moreover, the campaign said, "Alexander was clearly triggered by the President's reassuring message to the American people".

After an extended exchange, several reporters asked Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about the treatment journalists received from the president. "You ought to get back to reporting instead of sensationalism".

"I've had my frustration with reporters too", Pompeo said.

He continued, "You're doing sensationalism and the same with NBC and Comcast". "All I ask when I talk to the media is that you listen to what we say and report it accurately. It was the kind of bullsh*t gotcha question which hack WH reporters have been asking for decades", Hume, a Fox News analyst and former ABC News White House correspondent, wrote on Twitter.



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