Trump Retweets His Son Eric’s Swipe at Jim Acosta After Rally Heckling

Two Trumps taunted CNN’s Jim Acosta a bit tonight after he was heckled by the president’s supporters in Tampa today.

To recap: while reporting from the rally venue, Acosta faced a lot of shouting and heckling and booing from Trump supporters, with people chanting “CNN sucks” among other things. Acosta spoke to them at one point and apparently took some of their questions, but he’s worried about what the rising hostility against the press could lead to.

Eric Trump took to Twitter to post a message supporting the people heckling Acosta:

And it didn’t take too long until President Donald Trump himself retweeted it:

Acosta himself fired back at the President’s son:

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