President Donald Trump visited CPAC, the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, and blasted the “fake news media” i.e. the liberal media. Trump has a contentious relationship with the media, which assailed his campaign from the get-go and past his Election Day victory.
- CNN: Trump eyes Reagan halo at CPAC
- Los Angeles Times: Trump’s popularity at CPAC gathering, which he shunned a year ago, shows how he’s conquered conservatives
- New York Times: Trump at CPAC: The Right’s unlikely hero renews attack on press
- Washington Post: Donald Trump’s CPAC speech proves it: He’s totally obsessed with the media
TIME has the transcript of his remarks.