CNN President, a Vocal Donald Trump Critic, Has Dictated Questions for Anchors to Ask on Air
- CNN's President Jeff Zucker has dictated questions that are unfavorable of President Donald Trump to his anchors while they are live on set, according to reports.
There have been several instances in which Zucker took the reigns, according to the Hollywood Reporter and the Daily Caller.
"He was telling my executive producer, 'Keep going!'" Tapper said.
Tapper and CNN's Wolf Blitzer were recapping Trump's Feb. 16 conference when they interviewed Jeff Lord, a former CNN contributor and Trump supporter. During the interview, Lord said that Trump was "relaxed" and "on point" during the press conference. Moments later Zucker called Tapper through a direct line and had him pose a question.
"What about the 57 percent of people who didn't vote for him? Doesn't he have to be their president, too?" Zucker said.(Excerpt) Read more at: freebeacon.com ...
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