The “disabled reporter” has a name. It’s Serge Kovaleski. He’s not a political prop or punchline, he’s a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist.
— Derek DelGaudio (@derek_del) January 9, 2017
Meryl Streep gave an acceptance speech at the Golden Globe awards on January 8, 2017 where she mentioned a Serge Kovaleski, disabled reporter for the New York Times (but not by name) and the treatment he received by Trump. Full text transcript here.