Wow: “White House threatens to yank credentials from journalists who publish pics of new briefing room.” USA Today publishes the e-mail from a White House press staffer to the White House Correspondents Association:
Here’s the e-mail that Josh Deckard of the press office sent to the White House Correspondents Association:
> —–Original Message—–
> From: Deckard, Josh [mailto:[REDACTED]@who.eop.gov]
> Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2007 10:30 AM
> Subject: ASAP
> Press are NOT allowed to photograph the brief room during this transition-
> they aren’t even supposed to be in there. Press took pictures this
> morning and got very rude w/ the workers when they asked them to stop.
> Please make sure those pictures don’t run.
> If anyone breaks this rule from here on out they will lose their pass.
If only they would get as tough on the MSM blabbermouths who have published classified information about the war and our homeland security programs…