President Trump is once again blasting the New York Times. On Twitter, the president called the Times a “very corrupt and dishonest media outlet.”
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Rudy Giuliani said the leaker behind the so-called ‘Russian bounties’ reports should face a lengthy prison term.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has accused the mainstream media of spreading misinformation regarding a New York Times report that claimed Russia offered bounties for killing American service members.
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany recently confirmed that President Trump was never informed about the alleged Russian bounty on U.S. troops.
According to President Trump, his top officials were not told about alleged bounties placed on U.S. and coalition troops in Afghanistan.
On Twitter, the president stated “nobody briefed or told me, Vice President Mike Pence or Chief of Staff Mark Meadow about the so-called attacks on our troops in Afghanistan as reported through an anonymous source by the fake news New York Times.”
Mitch McConnell comments on the backlash that followed a recent New York Times opinion piece. One America’s Hans Hubbard reports.