Donald Trump Viciously Attacks CNN Reporter Jim Acosta

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President Donald Trump's press conference on the midterm elections ended up becoming an all-out fight between himself and multiple members of the White House press corps.

Trump then had an aide snatch the mic away from Acosta, and when it was passed to NBC's Peter Alexander, who began to defend Acosta, Trump got angry again.

"I had one other question if I may ask on the Russian Federation investigation", Acosta pleaded.

Finally, Trump snapped at Acosta. "And if you did it well your ratings would be much better". "You shouldn't be working for CNN", Mr. Trump told Mr. Acosta.

Donald Trump went for the jugular Wednesday. calling a CNN reporter unfit for his job and a "terrible person". and it didn't end there. I'll tell you what, CNN should be ashamed of itself having you working for them.

Watch the exchange between Trump and Acosta below, then hit the comments with your reactions.

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"You're a very rude person". "The way you treat Sarah Huckabee is awful", he said, referring to the White House press secretary. You are a rude bad person.

The president's mood turned sour Wednesday after reporters pressed him on why he referred to a migrant caravan making its way to the US on foot through Mexico as an "invasion".

As Acosta attempted to ask a follow-up question, the President made it clear he was moving on to another reporter.

"When you report fake news.you are an enemy of the people", he said.

"There are some people who say the Republican Party is seen as supporting white nationalists because of your rhetoric", Alcindor said.

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