On 100th Day in Office, Trump Slams ‘Fake Media’ for Refusing to Cover His Achievements



On his 100th day in office, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to blast the “mainstream (FAKE) media” for not covering his achievements enough:

This has been a common refrain from the White House in these first 100 days. Kellyanne Conway has said that she doesn’t mind critical coverage, but she’s looking for “full” coverage that also focuses on the president’s successes.

But Trump’s relationship with the press has become one of the biggest stories of these first 100 days. Just last night he was praising Fox Business’ Lou Dobbs for commentary praising his achievements thus far, and he said in an interview last night on Fox News that the press isn’t treating him fairly… except for Fox.

In fact, here’s a short little retrospective on the president going after the media in tweets since taking office:

And, of course:

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