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Broadcasters obsess over Trump's wiretap tweets, ignore NYT evidence of actual surveillance: Study

Mar 8, 2017 - The Washington Times

Broadcasters remain obsessed with President Trump, and not in a good way. A new study from the conservative Media Research Center found that ABC, CBS and NBC staged a "freak out" following Mr. Trump's recent series of tweets which accused former President Obama of wiretapping Trump Tower in New York City.

The tweets — which began Saturday — were very popular on the morning and evening shows of ABC, CBS and NBC. Since then, the "Big Three" networks devoted a generous 107 minutes, 33 sec

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