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On Wednesday, Trump released another Twitter broadside against his opponents in establishment media, declaring that it is, “disgusting the press is able to write whatever it wants to write.”
Later, Trump doubled down, after seeming to threaten to pull NBC’s broadcast license over his opinion of their failure to engage in honest journalism.
He further went on questioning the senate on why the Senate Intelligence Committee was not investigating these mainstream news outlets for pushing “fake news,” and again alluded to his desire to strengthen libel laws.
The story from NBC that triggered President Trump’s response was a story claiming that the US nuclear arsenal was expanding by 10X under his administration. The story went on to detail that this new defense plan shocked the top military officials within the administration. They allegedly had to inform Trump that such a massive increase would be prohibitivelypost was originally published on this site