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News anchors on the left and right united in stunning condemnations of Trump's 'ugly,' 'horrible' press conference with Putin

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Cable news hosts at every major network, including a few at President Donald Trump's favorite Fox News, condemned the president's press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
During the rare event in Helsinki, Finland, Trump appeared to undermine US intelligence agencies on the subject of Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, and slammed the special counsel's Russia investigation.
In a rare moment of bipartisan agreement, cable news hosts at every major network, including a few at President Donald Trump's favorite Fox News, condemned the president wild press...
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Republicans Attack Trump Over His Putin Press Conference Performance. Here's What They Said

Republicans Attack Trump Over His Putin Press Conference Performance. Here's What They Said

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Republicans rebuked President Donald Trump over his comments at a joint press conference on Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin, during which he sided with Putin and his denials that Russia had interfered with the U.S. election in 2016.
Rejecting the consensus of 19 U.S. intelligence agencies and Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Trump said that the "Russian state has never interfered and is not going to interfere in internal American affairs." He added that Putin's denial was “extremely strong and powerful,” immediately setting off a firestorm of criticism on Twitter by members of...
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Even Some Right-Wing Outlets Think Trump Got Rolled at “Appalling,” “Disgusting” Press Conference

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Not surprisingly, many Democrats and centrist media figures have described Donald Trump's Monday's press conference with Vladimir Putin -in which Trump barfed out references to discredited conspiracy theories and asserted that had Putin had made an “extremely strong and powerful” case to him in private that Russia had no role in 2016 election hacking-as an embarrassment. It's not particularly surprising either that some Republican elected officials are condemning it in mild but ultimately toothless terms ; complaining about Trump's foreign policy but not challenging it legislatively is the...
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From 'disgusting' to 'treason': Mainstream US media horrified by Trump-Putin summit

From 'disgusting' to 'treason': Mainstream US media horrified by Trump-Putin summit

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The sight of US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin not attacking each other at the press conference following their summit in Helsinki sent mainstream US media into a spiral of rage.
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Fox News Turns On Trump After Putin Press Conference Disaster

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Fox News hosts are ripping Trump from throwing America under the bus by delivering a disgusting press conference with Putin.
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Rudy Giuliani claims President Trump shouldn't call Putin a 'liar,' disputes Russian leader knew about election interference

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Despite bipartisan outrage, Rudy Giuliani came out batting for President Trump after his softball press conference with Vladimir Putin on Monday, asserting he doesn't see what good it would do to confront the Russian leader over his government's interference in the 2016 U.S. election. “I don't...
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Lawmakers call Trump's performance ‘bizarre,' ‘shameful'

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WASHINGTON - Key members of Congress, including some Republicans, are criticizing President Donald Trump's performance at a press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin as “bizarre,” “shameful” and a “missed opportunity” to stand up to Russia.
And a former CIA director says it's treasonous.
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., tweeted, “This is shameful.” Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb., called it “bizarre” and “flat-out wrong” for Trump to suggest that both countries are to blame for their deteriorated relationship.
Top Democrat Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York, says never in the history of the...
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Fox's Neil Cavuto calls Trump's performance at press conference with Putin 'disgusting'

Fox's Neil Cavuto calls Trump's performance at press conference with Putin 'disgusting'

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Fox Business anchor Neil Cavuto called President Donald Trump's performance at a press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin "disgusting."
He said: "A US president on foreign soil talking to our biggest enemy, or adversary, or competitor... is essentially letting the guy get away with this. That sets us back a lot."
Cavuto joined other prominent news anchors, including CNN's Anderson Cooper , in calling out Trump's refusal to condemn Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Fox Business anchor Neil Cavuto issued an uncharacteristically strong condemnation of President Donald...
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