The white house plans to tell Federal agencies that they should refuse to subscribe to the New York Times and Washington Post, according to ABC News. Earlier, the President of Donald trump (Donald Trump) said he wants “to stop the” subscription its official that will be another step its war against the media.
The Wall Street Journal, which first reported this story, says that it is not clear how the White house forced the Agency to cancel the subscription or how soon will enter into force on this measure. This decision considers as a way to save taxpayers “hundreds of thousands of dollars”, said the press Secretary of the White house Stephanie Grisham.
Currently, the two Newspapers offer a free digital subscription to Federal employees on their government email address. The white house hasn’t specified how this new policy will affect digital subscription.