Six reasons the DNC blacklisting of Fox News for presidential debates is a spectacular mistake

Tom Perez, chair of the Democratic National Committee, has handed a gift to President Trump with his announcement that the party would not allow Fox News Channel to provide a forum for presidential debates among its contenders for the nomination. In a statement Wednesday, DNC Chairman Tom Perez cited a story in the New Yorker magazine this week that detailed how Fox has promoted President Trump's agenda.  The article, entitled "The Making of the Fox News White House," suggested that the news network had become a propaganda vehicle for Trump. Here are six reasons why this is a gigantic blunder. One: This is a tacit admission that the party's presidential field is afraid of tough questioning, about, for instance, support for the Green New Deal or for tearing down existing segments of the border wall.  Rick Santorum may have been the first to respond with the obvious question: "What are they afraid...(Read Full Post)
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