Donald Trump participated in an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper who tried citing polls that were less than favorable to the real estate mogul, despite the fact that he is still leading in them.
Trump, clearly irritated, complained that Cooper “only want(s) to talk about the negative” and he was citing a poll he “didn’t even know existed.”
Via Real Clear Politics:
In an interview with CNN’s Anderson Cooper that was broadcast tonight Republican candidate for president Donald Trump berated the reporter for continuing to address polls that shed him in a negative light instead of polls showing his upper-tier status.
“I am leading across the board,” Trump said in the interview. “And then you hit me with this poll that I didn’t see before, where oh, gee, it’s not even that kind of a poll. All I know is I have a very big group of support. And I think one of the reasons.”
He then unleashed on Cooper and the media in general.
“The people don’t trust you,” Trump said. “And the people don’t trust the media.”
Amen to that.
Trump confessed that he used to believe in journalism, but that during his campaign he’s come to realize the liberal media “is really, really dishonest.”
Watch the intense exchange below …
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