Honeymoon from Hell: The Liberal Media vs. President Trump


News on the Net image

By -- NewsBusters —— Bio and Archives April 19, 2017

Comments | Print This | Subscribe | Email Us

As President Trump approaches the end of his first 100 days in office, he has received by far the most hostile press treatment of any incoming American president, with the broadcast networks punishing him with coverage that has been 89% negative. The networks largely ignored important national priorities such as jobs and the fight against ISIS, in favor of a news agenda that has been dominated by anti-Trump controversies and which closely matches what would be expected from an opposition party.

For example, President Trump’s push to invigorate the economy and bring back American jobs received a mere 18 minutes of coverage (less than one percent of all airtime devoted to the administration), while his moves to renegotiate various international trade deals resulted in less than 10 minutes of TV news airtime. —More…

News on the Net -- NewsBusters -- Bio and Archives |

News from around the world

Comments