Politics Trump rips ‘fake news media’: ‘Same negative stories over and over again!’

22:05  11 february  2018
22:05  11 february  2018 Source:   The Hill

Trump lashes out at 'Fake News Media' over Mueller indictments

  Trump lashes out at 'Fake News Media' over Mueller indictments Trump on Saturday attacked the news media for its coverage of special counsel Robert Mueller’s indictment of more than a dozen Russians accused of interfering in the 2016 election. In a series of tweets, Trump said news outlets have not highlighted the ways he believes the charges exonerate his campaign from colluding with Moscow's election-meddling efforts."Funny how the Fake News Media doesn't want to say that the Russian group was formed in 2014, long before my run for President. Maybe they knew I was going to run even though I didn't know!" the president tweeted.

Trump rips into ' fake media ' AGAIN at an event honoring veterans after tweet storm attacking ' fake news '. After a full day of tweeting missives against the ' fake news ' media , President Donald Trump was back at it again Saturday night ripping into the media during an event honoring veterans in

'Wow, more than 90% of Fake News Media coverage of me is negative , with numerous forced retractions of untrue stories ,' Trump tweeted Wednesday. 'Hence my use of Social Media , the only way to get the truth out.

Donald J. Trump wearing a suit and tie © Provided by The Hill

President Trump ripped the news media on Sunday, saying the press does not want to cover positive stories about the U.S. Olympic team in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

"So many positive things going on for the U.S.A. and the Fake News Media just doesn't want to go there. Same negative stories over and over again! No wonder the People no longer trust the media, whose approval ratings are correctly at their lowest levels in history!" the president said in a tweet.

The White House is facing major backlash for its handling of domestic abuse allegations against former staff secretary Rob Porter.

Porter resigned last week, but chief of staff John Kelly reportedly knew for months that Porter had not obtained a full security clearance due to the allegations from two of his ex-wives.

The president tweeted on Saturday that "lives were being shattered by a mere allegation."

Democratic congresswoman caught playing 'Candy Crush' during SOTU .
Rep. Brenda Lawrence, D-Mich., was caught playing a cellphone game during President Trump’s State of the Union on Tuesday. A photo, from Getty Images, appears to show Lawrence playing the addictive match-three game “Candy Crush Saga.”Fox News reached out to King, the developers of “Candy Crush,” to confirm whether it was one of the many Candy Crush spinoffs, or a competitor. They did not respond to that request for comment.Lawrence’s office also did not respond to a request for comment.Lawrence was not the only one to be somewhat distracted from Trump’s remarks.

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