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  • Fox "news"-side anchor Martha MacCallum flat-out lied about Trump’s horrible record on LGBTQ rights

    Melissa Joskow / Media Matters Martha MacCallum, a Fox News anchor and part of the network’s purported “news”-side team, misinformed viewers of President Donald Trump’s record of rolling back and outright attacking the rights of the LGBTQ community. During the July 7 edition of Fox News’ America’s Newsroom, MacCallum reacted to U.S. women’s national soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe’s ongoing protest of the Trump-Pence administration, claiming, “I've never seen or read or heard anything in...

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  • Fox News anchors give HHS Secretary Alex Azar a platform to lie about Trump’s record on health care

    Fox News anchors allowed Alex Azar, secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, to misrepresent aspects of President Donald Trump’s impact on health care following a federal appeals court hearing on the Affordable Care Act. On July 9, a panel of federal appeals court judges heard arguments on the individual mandate, a central provision of the Affordable Care Act, and signaled that it could rule the mandate unconstitutional. The next day, Fox News’ America’s Newsroom brought...

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  • Trump’s love-hate relationship with Fox News just turned to hate again. What’s that about?

    The media critic in chief lashes out when the network reports unfavorable news instead of laying on the flattery.