The Biden administration will reportedly start charging reporters $170 for a Covid-19 test every time they come to the White House:

This new policy will start on Monday:

And it will add up for some outlets:

The testing regime “has strained [the White House’s] budget and they need to pay for these tests somehow:

Blue-check journos are shocked that they’re being asked to pick up the cost:

If they’re mad at this, wait until they find out how much single-payer insurance costs in terms of raised taxes for all these outlets:

Some are suggesting that the biggest companies pay for all the tests:

Playboy’s Brian Karem called it a “violation of Free Speech”:

Journos were already mad at team Biden so we’ll see what happens next:

Or, and we’re just spitballing here, these orgs can cut down on other expenses?