Donald Trump Called Media "Fake News" In Front of Romanian President

Type: Lashes out at PeopleJun 09 2017 Severity:

During a conference with Romanian President President Klaus Iohannis, Trump turned to the reports for questions. Before he called on them, he made sure to heckle certain networks for "treating him so badly" as well as being "fake news". His comments preceded questions about his involvement with Russia.

Main Source: newyorker.com

Quote | He said this leading up to being questioned about Russian collusion.

"Should I take one of the killer networks that treat me so badly as fake news—should I do that?” Donald Trump said on Friday afternoon, at a press conference in the White House Rose Garden.