Politico founder and editor-in-chief John Harris appeared to call President Donald Trump a “white nationalist leader” in a tweet Wednesday morning while responding to an article on NBCNews.com on a white nationalist from Identity Evropa whose goal is to “take over the GOP as much as possible.”

“Thought that job had been filled…..,” he tweeted:

Since President Trump is widely seen as the leader of the GOP, how else should we take this?

And tell us again why we should trust the media not to take sides:

Trust the “journalists,” they said:

Screenshot for posterity:

Update from GOP chair Ronna McDaniel:

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