White House says it will 'look into' Fox News decision to stop airing Trump rallies after ratings plummet

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Raw Story—A White House spokesperson this week promised to “look into” a Fox News decision to cease broadcasting of Trump campaign rallies in full. According to The Daily Beast, the White House is concerned about losing a key platform just before the midterms. Instead of airing the rallies in their entirety, the network has taken to showing abbreviated clips of the events. Rallies in recent days have drawn significantly lower ratings, Politico reported. In some cases, …

The White House will 'look into' Fox News' worrisome decision to stop broadcasting Trump's rallies. President Trump called into Shannon Bream's Fox News @Night show Wednesday night, after his latest campaign-style rally, this one in Erie, Pennsylvania, but Fox News did not broadcast the rally itself. Fox News also stuck with its usual nighttime lineup on Tuesday night, even as Trump gave shout-outs to the hosts during his unaired speech in Council Bluffs, Iowa — even C-SPAN cut away for other news. (MSNBC and CNN mostly stopped broadcasting Trump's rallies months ago.) Republicans are getting...