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A gesture of solidarity at Donald Trump's Atlanta rally


Reporters traveling with the Donald Trump campaign showed solidarity with banned Washington Post journalists during the presumptive GOP nominee's Atlanta rally at the Fox Theater today.

The gesture came days after Trump announced on Facebook that he was revoking the newspaper's credentials "based on the incredibly inaccurate coverage and reporting of the record setting Trump campaign."

But the ban apparently wasn't enough to keep Post reporters out of the Fox on Wednesday:

Read more of our coverage of Trump's Georgia visit:

Nathan Deal gives cautious introduction of Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s Georgia troops gather in Atlanta

Water battle flaring, David Perdue to skip Donald Trump fundraiser in Atlanta

Trump coming to Atlanta on Wednesday to cultivate donors, voters


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Tamar Hallerman is The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Washington correspondent, covering Congress, federal agencies and other government activities that impact Georgia.