Sarah Sanders and CNN’s Acosta trade barbs over border visit

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders and CNN correspondent Jim Acosta sparred on social media on Thursday after the White House press secretary thanked Acosta for bolstering the Trump administration’s argument for a border wall.

Acosta posted images from the border near McAllen, Texas, of a steel-slat barrier, chain-link fence and razor-wire, and reported there was “no sign of the national emergency that the president’s been talking about.”

Acosta responded a short time later, accusing Sanders of “twisting the truth again.”

The president has demanded more than $5 billion in funding for his border wall, arguing the wall is necessary to address what he has called a humanitarian and security crisis. – READ MORE

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