Donald Trump slammed Fox Information and Paul Ryan with a scathing submit on his Reality Social account on Saturday, saying the information group “went lame” when the previous Speaker of the Home joined its board.Trump’s feedback got here as Ryan is underneath fireplace by some Republicans and conservatives for feedback he made Wednesday, saying members of his occasion “did not have the heart” to vote to question the previous president.On Saturday, Trump blamed Ryan, who he referred to as a Republican in title solely, for what he perceives as points on the information group.”Did anybody discover that Fox Information went lame (unhealthy!) when weak RINO Paul Ryan, who’s despised within the Nice State of Wisconsin for being ‘a pathetic loser,’ went on the Fox Board,” Trump wrote.
Donald Trump criticized Fox Information and Paul Ryan in at Reality Social submit on Saturday, saying the information group “went lame” when the previous speaker of the Home joined its board. Above, the previous president speaks on Might 28 in Casper, Wyoming.
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Ryan has been on the board of Fox Corp., Fox Information’ dad or mum firm, since March of 2019. Within the submit, Trump urged Fox Information to take away him from the place.”Get Ryan off your Board and report the Information accurately reported…And cease taking damaging advertisements from the perverts, and others!!!” Trump wrote.Trump additionally complained about Fox Information not overlaying his allegations of election fraud. The previous president has lengthy claimed with out proof that widespread voter fraud is accountable for his loss in 2020 to President Joe Biden.”They will not even speak about an clearly Rigged 2020 Presidential Election, not even a point out,” he wrote. “That is why our Nation goes to HELL – Elections have penalties.”
Ryan’s remarks have been made in Florence, South Carolina, the place he spoke supporting Republican Consultant Tom Rice. Rice voted to question Trump after the Capitol riot on January 6, 2021, and is dealing with a Trump-endorsed GOP challenger within the state’s major June 14.”There have been lots of people who wished to vote like Tom however who simply did not have the heart to do it,” Ryan stated. “There are lots of people who say they’ll vote their conscience, they’ll vote for the Structure, they’ll vote for his or her convictions, however when it will get onerous to do this, they do not do it.”
His feedback garnered backlash from conservatives together with Joe Walsh, a former Republican congressman.”Paul Ryan would’ve been a type of ‘gutless Republicans.’ Ryan pisses me off bcuz he is had an enormous platform the previous 4 yrs however he is stated completely NOTHING as Trump incited an riot, attacked our democracy, & destroyed the reality,” Walsh tweeted.Newsweek reached out to Ryan, Fox Information, and a Trump consultant for remark.