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Watch: CNN’s Jim Acosta calls out Kayleigh McEnany for ‘disinformation’

"Kayleigh, isn't it hypocritical for you to accuse others of disinformation when you spread it every day?"

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 15: White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany participates in a White House briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House December 15, 2020 in Washington, DC. The Electoral College has voted to affirm President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the 2020 presidential election. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images) Alex Wong / Getty Images

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After White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany ended her Tuesday news conference with a shot at the media over their coverage — or lack thereof — of certain stories, including involving Rep. Eric Swalwell and Hunter Biden, CNN’s Jim Acosta fired back with a pointed question as she walked out of the room.

“Good for those who covered what was a story all along,” McEnany concluded, referring to the investigation involving the president-elect’s son, “and not Russia disinformation.”

“Kayleigh, isn’t it hypocritical for you to accuse others of disinformation when you spread it every day?,” Acosta, the network’s chief White House correspondent, replied.

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After, on Twitter, he highlighted an example.

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