Lanny Davis, who served under President Bill Clinton as special counsel to the White House, told Washington, D.C.’s WMAL this morning that the Obama White House had threatened the Washington Times over his column, warning that the Times would suffer limited access to White House officials and might have its White House credentials revoked. Davis, a centrist Democrat, is sometimes critical of the Obama administration’s policies.
This comes on the heels of Gene Sperling telling Bob Woodward in a nice friendly fashion that he would “regret” taking on the Adminstration’s claims regarding sequestration.
Video at the link. I would embed it, but it starts automatically. (Breitbart editors, please. No auto-starting videos.)
UPDATE: More reporters who have been reminded in a friendly fashion that it is best not to buck the official line, detailed here.