Media Relations 6 PR lessons from White House spokesman Josh Earnest Though he’s been characterized as a wimp who gets picked on by schoolyard bullies, the newest White House press secretary does have some tricks up his sleeve. By John EganSept. 4, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.