In what may be a first for the White House Rose Garden, President Obama was heckled by a reporter during his speech on immigration Friday.
Obama made the speech hours after his administration announced that the U.S. would stop deporting some young illegal immigrants.
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The heckler, who challenged the president about how unemployed Americans could be affected, visibly upset the president, who said: "This is the right thing to do for the American people."
When interrupted by the heckler again, Obama got heated, saying: "It's not time for questions, not while I'm speaking," and "I didn't ask for an argument."
Before walking out of the Rose Garden, the heckler yelled out that he was an immigrant himself.
Munro's Twitter bio reads, in part: "Born Irish, then became a Cold War bridegroom."
Update, 2:59 p.m.:
Daily Caller founder Tucker Carlson says White House Press Secretary Jay Carney has emailed him asking to talk, the Washington Post's David Nakamura reports.
Update, 3:12 p.m.:
The Daily Caller tweets:
We are very proud of, @NeilMunroDC for doing his job
— The Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) June 15, 2012
Update, 3:45 p.m.:
The Daily Caller has several statements up on its site on "the exchange" in the Rose Garden.
Neil Munro said he went to the White House with questions and had "no intention of interrupting the president." Munro says Obama "turned his back" on reporters after finishing the speech.
Tucker Carlson said "a reporter's job is to ask questions and get answers."
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