Tag Archives: Lester Holt

Giuliani: Moderator Lester Holt Was So Unfair, If I Were Trump I Wouldn’t Do Any More Debates: [VIDEO]

NBC News reports: One of Donald Trump’s closest advisers has said he would pull out of the next debate if he were running for president. “If I were Donald Trump I wouldn’t participate in another debate unless I was promised that a journalist would act like a journalist and not an incorrect, ignorant fact checker,” Rudy Giuliani said after Monday’s ...

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Conway: Trump Didn’t Lie About Lester Holt Being A Democrat, He Spoke Without Knowing The Truth

Via Mediaite: When confronted with the fact that Donald Trump falsely accused NBC host and Monday night’s debate moderator Lester Holt of being Democrat, his campaign manager Kellyanne Conway insisted on MSNBC’s Morning Joe that Trump didn’t lie, he just spoke without knowing the truth. “He said Lester Holt was a Democrat. Lester Holt is a Republican. How could he ...

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Debate Boss: It’s Not A Good Idea For Moderators To Fact-Check Candidates During The Event [VIDEO]

CNN reports: The Commission on Presidential Debates has some advice for debate moderators this fall: leave the fact-checking to the candidates. The Trump campaign is taking the same position. So are some former moderators, like Jim Lehrer, who has facilitated twelve presidential debates. But many others — including a wide array of journalists — want the man moderating Monday night’s ...

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Trump Warns Debate Moderators: Don’t Fact Check Me

The Hill reports: Donald Trump says NBC’s Lester Holt should not correct his or Hillary Clinton’s facts while moderating the first presidential debate. “I think he has to be a moderator,” the Republican nominee said on “Fox & Friends” Thursday. “I mean, if you’re debating somebody and if she makes a mistake or I make a mistake … we’ll take ...

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Trump Whines Again About “Unfair” Debates [VIDEO]

The Hill reports: Donald Trump knocked the presidential debates as “a phony system,” in an interview on Fox News Monday night, adding that NBC anchor Lester Holt is a Democrat. In an interview on “The O’Reilly Factor” airing Monday night, the GOP nominee first praised Holt as a “professional” and noted his respect for the “Nightly News” anchor, before claiming ...

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