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Trump won't accept WaPo reporter's apology: "he should be fired"

Donald Trump in Florida
Photo: Jonathan Bachman / AP

President Trump is declining to accept Washington Post reporter Dave Weigel's apology, and is now calling for his firing:

.@daveweigel of the Washington Post just admitted that his picture was a FAKE (fraud?) showing an almost empty arena last night for my speech in Pensacola when, in fact, he knew the arena was packed (as shown also on T.V.). FAKE NEWS, he should be fired.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 9, 2017

Background: Weigel tweeted, then deleted, a photo on Saturday from Trump's Friday rally in Florida. Weigel's tweet mocked Trump for claiming the crowd was "to the rafters."