Trump: Fox News is Promoting Democrats

President Donald Trump is continuing his equal opportunity attacks on news outlets of all stripes, saying he needs to find a new favorite news outlet now that Fox has let him down. 

In a pair of tweets Wednesday, the President slammed the network for interviewing the communications director of the Democratic National Committee and pointed out that the DNC had denied Fox the opportunity to host a primary debate, suggesting the network should have been tougher on the Dems because of that slight.  


The President then tweeted that Fox was letting "millions" of people down. "We have to start looking for a new News Outlet (CQ)," he said. "Fox is letting us down." 

In a tweet earlier this month criticizing Fox's Smith, the President said he might have found a new favorite news outlet: One America News Network, the Herring Networks' conservative news channel. 

Fox News has not commented on the Tweets. 

John Eggerton

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.