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Washington – The next (and final debate) is until Thursday, but President Donald Trump is already trying to pressure and intimidate the host NBC News White House reporter Kristen Welk.

Trump said on Twitter: “Like most “fake news” reporters, she has always been scary and unfair, but I will still play this role.” “People know!”

Welk did not comment, but many colleagues and competitors proved her impartiality and professionalism. They said that when she hosted the showdown between Trump and Democrat Joe Biden in Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday, she would do well.

CBS News White House reporter Kathryn Watson tweeted: “Kristen is one of the toughest and most impartial reporters you have ever met.

In addition to this tweet, Trump also hunted down Welk at a Saturday night rally in Janesville, Wisconsin.

Before criticizing NBC News anchor Savannah Guthrie, Trump said: “She’s very unfair, but it doesn’t matter.” He presided over a town hall speech in Miami on Thursday night.

Trump also criticized Fox News host Chris Wallace before debating with Biden and C-SPAN’s Steve Scully on September 29. Chris Wallace (Chris Wallace), the latter originally intended to ease the second debate, but was eventually cancelled after Trump’s positive test for COVID-19 and refused to participate in a virtual format.

When Scully tweeted how Trump critic Anthony Scaramucci responded to the President’s criticism, he falsely claimed that his Twitter account had been hacked and was subsequently C-SPAN time out.

Scully is suspended: C-SPAN suspended after Steve Scully admitted that he lied to hackers after Trump tweeted

President Bill Clinton’s press secretary Joe Lockhart said that Trump is trying to “undermine the next debate” by attacking Welk. This strategy has two problems.

Lockhart said on Twitter: “First, ask someone who is engaged in political activities in DC, D or R, and they will tell you that she is a real professional player. “Second, this is for you, @ realDonaldTrump. . . You agree to her as the host. “

Despite his recent attack, many people praised Welker’s reports during the Trump administration, including Trump himself.

After canceling the second debate earlier this month, Trump campaign adviser Jason Miller told Fox News host Martha McCollum Welker to host the third debate Do “excellent”.

Miller said: “I have a high opinion of Kristen Welk.” “I think she will do well as the host of the third debate. I think she is a journalist, she The practice is fair and I think she will be a good choice for the third debate.”

Trump visited Welk at a press conference in Switzerland in January and praised her for her weekend anchor performance on NBC’s Today show.

Trump told Welker: “They made a very wise decision.”


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