CNN’s Brian Stelter Criticized For Referring to Fmr UN Amb. John Bolton as a Fox News ‘Talking Head’


CNN media analyst Brian Stelter is taking heat Thursday night for his reporting on newly-appointed National Security Advisor John Bolton.

Bolton, who served as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations under President George W. Bush. and worked in the State Department and Justice Department under President Ronald Reagan, has appeared on Fox News as a contributor for several years.

However, when it was announced by President Trump that he was becoming the next National Security Advisor, Stelter seemed to undercut his resume by simply referring to him as a “longtime Fox News contributor” in the following tweet.

Several people on Twitter called him out.

Stelter defended the tweet, speaking as a media reporter, and called his time at Fox News a “key detail.”

The criticisms didn’t end there.

The Reliable Sources host went on to write a report about the latest White House shakeup, but this time referring to Bolton as a “talking head” in the headline.

And the pile-on continued.

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