Area 45: The Media Vs. Donald Trump

interview with Dan Balz, Bill Whalen
via Area 45
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Recorded on April 13, 2017
No presidency in the post–Watergate era has had this contentious a relationship with the Fourth Estate. Rarely have correspondents and news outlets been this boisterous in their objection to the policies and personality of a sitting president. Dan Balz, chief correspondent for the Washington Post and best-selling author and veteran observer of the Washington scene, assesses the current state of political journalism and what if anything can be done to mend the Trump-media rift.