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Zucker notes valid criticism of 2016 coverage in discussing why CNN's done nearly 50 town halls this cycle:
Biden says the media has been wrong on the direction of Democratic party
News orgs are getting better at not reflexively amplifying Trump’s false claims on their Twitter feeds, per @mmfa Though still an issue:
Media need to do better than "Trump says” or “Trump tweets” or “Trump claims” headline if what he’s offering has no connection to reality.
CNN’s @jaketapper says the White House and top House and Senate Republicans have refused to come on his show for the fourth week in a row
"Characterizing people as vermin has historically been a precursor to murder and genocide."
North Carolina is “no longer considered to be a fully functioning democracy.”