Donald Trump Says He Supports Chris Wallace's Promise Not To Fact Check Candidates As Debate Moderator

Donald Trump Says He Supports Chris Wallace's Promise Not To Fact Check Candidates As Debate Moderator

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From the September 8 edition of RT America's Politicking:

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LARRY KING (HOST): Chris Wallace of Fox News is going to moderate the final debate. He says he doesn't believe it's his job to be the truth squad, that it's up to the candidates to catch each other. Do you think the moderator should have facts at hands and correct the guest?

DONALD TRUMP: Well, I don't know. I can tell you, Chris Wallace is a professional. He's very, very good at what he does. And you know, I can understand him saying that but yeah, I think -- I think that the candidates should police themselves.

Previously:

Fox’s Chris Wallace: “It's Not My Role” As A Presidential Debate Moderator To Be A “Truth Squad”

Fox’s Shepard Smith Rips Journalists Who Refuse To Fact-Check Trump, Days After Chris Wallace Says He Won’t “Truth Squad” Candidates In Debate

Matt Lauer’s Fact-Challenged Moderation Is A Cautionary Tale For Debate Moderators

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