Accuracy in Media

MSNBC Host Forced to Walk Back Aggressive Comments Against WH Press Sec

MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace was forced to walk back physically aggressive comments she made against White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders when Wallace suggested her colleague might want to commit violence against Sanders during a press briefing. The comments were made during an exchange with MSNBC White House reporter Kristen Welker about Welker’s questioning of […]

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CNN Offended by Sarah Sanders’ ‘Hugely Offensive Allegation’ Media Purposely Makes Mistakes

CNN’s Chris Cillizza wrote an analysis bashing White House press secretary Sarah Sanders and her “hugely offensive allegation” against media outlets such as his employer, CNN. During a televised White House press conference last week, Sanders criticized mainstream media for making major reporting mistakes that tried to paint her boss, Trump, in a negative light: […]

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CNN Fact Checks Sarah Sanders, Did Not Fact Check Obama’s Press Secretaries

CNN published a recent fact-check of President Trump’s press secretary Sarah Sanders and her claims regarding her boss’s achievements and successes. CNN admitted that Sanders was correct in her assertions regarding job creation — though CNN disputed the time frame and claimed the Trump White House was fudging the data by including Obama’s statistics. She […]

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Oops: White House Confirmed President didn’t take Phone Calls from Boy Scouts, Mexico

President Donald Trump boasted that the Boy Scouts of America called him and praised his recent speech to their national jamboree audience, in addition to how the Mexican president called to talk about border crossings. The White House spokeswoman, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, clarified that these were conversations and were not discussed over the phone, as […]

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June 2018

6/27/2018 - Bill Clinton Supports Red Hen Owner, Praises Sanders for ‘Dignified’ Response

May 2018

5/14/2018 - MSNBC Host Forced to Walk Back Aggressive Comments Against WH Press Sec

5/2/2018 - Daily Beast Lets Kathy Griffin Brag About Bullying WHCA Attendees

April 2018

4/30/2018 - Washington Post, HuffPost Defend Comedian Over Controversial WHCD Comments

December 2017

12/19/2017 - CNN Offended by Sarah Sanders’ ‘Hugely Offensive Allegation’ Media Purposely Makes Mistakes

November 2017

11/27/2017 - Reporters Bristle at Request to Give Thanks Ahead of Thanksgiving

11/27/2017 - CNN White House Correspondent Doubts WH Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders Pie Pic

11/1/2017 - Journalist Accidentally Reveals How Far Media Goes to Push Anti-Trump Stories

October 2017

10/25/2017 - CNN Fact Checks Sarah Sanders, Did Not Fact Check Obama’s Press Secretaries

August 2017

8/3/2017 - Oops: White House Confirmed President didn’t take Phone Calls from Boy Scouts, Mexico

July 2017

7/25/2017 - Daily Beast Culture Writer Apologizes After Calling WH Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders a “Butch Queen”