President Donald Trump on Tuesday faulted Fox News — “and the ‘audience,'” he said, using scare quotes — for being “so smiley and nice” with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) during a town hall the network aired Monday night with the Democratic presidential contender.
Trump also noted that Fox News recently hired former DNC chair Donna Brazile as a contributor.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 16, 2019
Bret Baier, who co-moderated the Sanders town hall alongside Martha MacCallum, responded diplomatically.
— Bret Baier (@BretBaier) April 16, 2019
It’s understandable that Trump’s upset about the town hall on what might otherwise be considered his “home turf.” The event went pretty well for Sanders:
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) April 15, 2019