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Tuesday, September 18, 2018
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White House Exempts Bill Shine From Ethics Rules

Including Shine and Kudlow, the White House has granted a total of 20 waivers to provisions of various federal ethics laws.

August 14, 2018
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Cable Anchors: GOP Officials Refuse Invites To Discuss Trump’s Helsinki Disaster

CNN’s Kate Bolduan: “I should note, we invited on all of the Republicans on the Senate intelligence committee today to talk about all of this. Those Republican members have all declined.”

July 18, 2018
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Fox News Virtually Ignores Report On Trump Assistance By Emirate Royals

Fox News has almost entirely ignored a recent article published in The New York Times reporting that countries other than Russia may have offered to help the Trump campaign to victory in the 2016 election.

May 22, 2018
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Attacking Kids And Students Is Nothing New For Fox News

In the month and a half since the shooting in Parkland, FL, Ingraham herself has said the Parkland students should not be given “special consideration” on gun policy; told her viewers that the March 14 student walkout wasn’t some sort of “organic outpouring of youthful rage,” but rather “nothing but a left-wing, anti-Trump diatribe”; and complained that anti-abortion protesters didn’t get the same attention.

March 31, 2018
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Here Are The Right-Wing Media Figures Defending Trump’s Racist “Shithole” Comment

During a meeting on immigration policy in the Oval Office, President Donald Trump reportedly questioned the United States’ policy of accepting immigrants from, what he said, were “shithole countries,” such as Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations. In the aftermath of the president’s racist remarks, many in right-wing media rallied around him to defend his comments.

January 14, 2018
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Ivanka Shills For Tax Cuts That Enrich Her And Jared

Fox & Friends hosted Ivanka Trump to shill for the Republican Party’s tax bill without once asking her about any of the provisions that will directly benefit her. If the bill is passed, the Trump family, including Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner, stands to benefit enormously from changes to business taxation and to the estate tax.

December 19, 2017
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Why Sebastian Gorka WIll Make Fox News Even Worse

On Wednesday, Sean Hannity announced that former White House national security aide Sebastian Gorka would be joining Fox News as a national security strategist. Experts have repeatedly questioned Gorka’s supposed national security expertise.

November 13, 2017
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Sunday Political Talk Shows Completely Ignored Trump White House Officials Use Of Private Email Accounts

The October 1 editions of all the Sunday political talk shows failed to discuss the news that several White House officials in the Trump administration used private email accounts to conduct official government business, making themselves vulnerable to espionage from foreign entities.

October 2, 2017