Gorka criticizes reporter after heated Rose Garden exchange

Former White House adviser Sebastian GorkaSebastian Lukacs GorkaGorka criticizes reporter after heated Rose Garden exchange Trump declares Gorka 'wins big' after clash with reporters in Rose Garden Trump social media summit attendees clash with reporters in Rose Garden MORE continued to criticize Playboy correspondent Brian Karem on Friday after a heated exchange with the reporter.

"This is @BrianKarem," Gorka tweeted. "He verbally abused @SarahHuckabee for 2 years. Yesterday he insulted @realDonaldTrump’s guests in the Rose Garden."

"When I said he’s not a journalist he invited me outside to fight. Why are @Playboy and @CNN OK with the behavior of their employee?" Gorka continued, referring also to Karem's position as a CNN analyst. 


Gorka on Thursday called Karem a "punk" and accused the journalist of threatening him while attendees of President TrumpDonald John TrumpEsper sidesteps question on whether he aligns more with Mattis or Trump Warren embraces Thiel label: 'Good' As tensions escalate, US must intensify pressure on Iran and the IAEA MORE's social media summit watched.

Gorka approached Karem after remarks by Trump in which he announced he would no longer try to add a citizenship question to the census. 

Footage of the encounter and conservative personalities chanted "Gorka!" during the incident circulated on social media. 

The Hill has reached out to Playboy for comment on Gorka's tweet.