After Recent Run-Ins, A Look At How Trump Treats His Traveling Press Corps

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Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump arrives for a campaign event at Trump International Hotel, Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, in Washington. (Evan Vucci/AP)

It might seem a far cry for a politician on the same ticket as Donald Trump — who bragged Thursday night about leaving his traveling press corps behind — but his running mate Mike Pence used to champion press freedom.

NPR’s David Folkenflik talks with Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson about recent run-ins between Trump and his traveling press corps in Washington and in New Hampshire, and how the Trump and Clinton campaigns worked with — or neglected to work with — the press this week.


David Folkenflik, NPR’s media correspondent. He tweets @davidfolkenflik.

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