Trump Congratulates Hannity on ‘Tremendous’ Ratings Ahead of Their Latest Sitdown
Tonight marks two nights in a row that Donald Trump has decided to butter up Fox News, with a tweet tonight from the GOP presidential nominee praising his favorite Fox host:
Congratulations to @seanhannity on his tremendous increase in television ratings. Speaking of ratings- I will be on his show tonight @ 10pE.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 31, 2016
Yes, Trump gave Sean Hannity a special shout-out for the yuge-ness of his ratings ahead of yet another televised sit-down between the two tonight.
Hannity’s closeness with Trump came under serious scrutiny by media observers in the past few months. Hannity has had Trump on tons of times since he announced his presidential run and has basically given him a beyond-favorable platform to 1) share his message, and 2) get advice from Hannity on what he needs to do to win.
And at least one of Trump’s ex-competitors made his feelings about that pretty clear…
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