August Takala, a reporter Mediaite, lost his verification badge shortly after he tweeted his interview with famed former CBS News reporter Sharyl Attkisson.
Sharyl Atkisson is a veteran reporter who when working for CBS News uncovered two Obama Administration scandals. She uncovered the fact that the Obama Administration was knowingly giving guns to Mexican drug cartels and the uncovered that the Obama Administration was illegally spying on CBS News reporters.
For merely interviewing Atkisson Twitter sought to limit Takala’s public outreach.
Josh LeCash also lost his Twitter verification badge shortly after posting his interview with Republican Congressional Candidate Laura Loomer.