Tom Bevan Show (08/05/2018) – Carl Cannon / Charles Lipson / Joel Kotkin
President Trump insists that “Fake News” is the downfall of the enemy of the American people. Sarah Sanders had her speech ready during a White House press briefing this past week. Is the media animosity against the Trump administration anything new? Trump thinks the fake news from negative press might actually cause a war.
Ohio will be holding a special election on Tuesday to determine the future of a longtime GOP held seat in Congress. Poll results say the contest is a tie; can President Trump help keep the seat?
Is there a new “McCarthyism” growing in the United States and the journalistic threats to free expression in the country? With the Internet archiving just about everything someone says and posts, we are seeing a dramatic increase of past political commentary and opinion being dredged up in efforts to take down business leaders, politicians, and even respected Hollywood elite.