On PBS' Newshour, Media Matters' Matt Gertz explains Trump's reliance on Fox & Friends for information instead of experts

On PBS' Newshour, Media Matters' Matt Gertz explains Trump's reliance on Fox & Friends for information instead of experts

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From the March 5 edition of PBS' PBS Newshour:

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MATT GERTZ (GUEST): The most valuable square foot of real estate in Washington, D.C. is the president's head, and where he is learning about the world is important. If he's not getting his information from the national security apparatus or the experts in government, and is instead listening to Fox and Friends and the guests that they book, that gives that show an incredible amount of power - and power without accountability. Fox News is only accountable to its viewers and to its advertisers. 

Previously: 

Study: How mainstream media Twitter accounts amplified Trump's false State of the Union claims

Trump calls on state media stalwart Hannity at presidential press conference​

How Fox & Friends spun Michael Cohen’s opening statement​

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