Vice President Mike Pence flew on Air Force Two to Florida on Wednesday, where he visited a women’s health clinic that promotes alternatives to abortion and spoke at a church. The man who was given a seat on Air Force Two to cover the flight for the press pool was Daily Signal executive editor Robert Bluey, which caused quite a commotion among the media’s hall monitors.

Here’s the New York Times’ Annie Karni with the scoop:

Gasp! Of course, you know who had to have his say:

Partisanship in the news media! What? This is big.