Trump Responds To Question About Coronavirus Fears By Bashing The Media
President Donald Trump lambasted an NBC reporter who asked what he would say to Americans who are fearful of the coronavirus pandemic, calling the question “nasty” and telling the reporter he should be “ashamed.”
On Friday, Trump addressed the nation in a press briefing about COVID-19 and the administration’s efforts to stop its spread.
Upon opening the floor for questions, NBC’s Peter Alexander asked the president, “What do you say to Americans who are watching you right now who are scared?”
“I say that you are a terrible reporter, that’s what I say. It’s a very nasty question. It’s a very bad signal that you’re putting out to the American people,” Trump responded. “The American people are looking for answers and looking for hope. You’re doing sensationalism” …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]