President Donald Trump blasted the mainstream media on Friday, saying that “fake news” corporations are “enemies of the American people.”
In a scathing tweet, Trump branded The New York Times, CBS News, CNN, and NBC News as “fake news” and criticized them as being the “enemy of the American people”.
This comes a day after a lengthy combative press conference held by the president at the White House.
Trump said at the presser, “The press has become so dishonest that if we don’t talk about it we are doing a tremendous disservice to the American people. We have to talk about it. We have to find out what’s going on because the press honestly is out of control. The level of dishonesty is out of control.”
The Trump Make American Great Again Committee, composed of Donald J. Trump for President and the Republican National Committee, subsequently sent an email to supporters Thursday titled “You’re our last line of defense.” Read more