Morgan State University graduate and National Urban Radio Network White House correspondent April Ryan again found herself in the national news this afternoon, after drawing the ire of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer in a pointed exchange during this afternoon’s briefing.
Ryan, who has covered presidential politics for 20 years, has been the center of several controversial dialogs with White House officials over the last two months, ranging from this back-and-forth with President Donald Trump…
…to an alleged encounter with White House Public Liaison Communications Director Omarosa Manigault.
The bad blood between a veteran reporter and a White House communications official has taken a reality-TV show turn. The official – former “Apprentice” star Omarosa Manigault, now a top aide to President Trump – said she has a recording of her dispute with journalist April Ryan.