Trump’s tense relationship with media on display as he skips correspondents’ dinner

US President Donald Trump plans to skip the White House Correspondents’ Association annual dinner for the third year in a row, underscoring his contentious relationship with reporters who cover his administration. While most American presidents complain about the media coverage they receive, Trump’s specificity is to air his grievances against news organizations in a “very public” way, according to political historian Matthew Dallek.