Trump: 'Top shows' on Fox News, cable are 'Fair (or great)' to me

President TrumpDonald John TrumpGOP congressman slams Trump over report that U.S. bombed former anti-ISIS coalition headquarters US to restore 'targeted assistance' to Central American countries after migration deal Trump says lawmakers should censure Schiff MORE took aim at Fox News on Saturday, claiming that the network's top-rated shows and those with the best cable ratings are those that are "Fair (or great)" to him.

“Has anyone noticed that the top shows on @foxnews and cable ratings are those that are Fair (or great) to your favorite President, me! Congratulations to @seanhannity for being the number one shoe on Cable Television!” he tweeted, congratulating the network's host.

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Trump often touts positive coverage of himself, retweeting clips from Hannity, Lou DobbsLouis (Lou) Carl DobbsPence: Trump has been 'completely vindicated' with Ukraine call readout Clarence Thomas, Joe Manchin, Rudy Giuliani among guests at second state visit under Trump Why are we turning a blind eye to right-wing incitement of violence? MORE and “Fox & Friends” while hammering reports about him or his administration that he deems negative. He has often denounced other media outlets — particularly The New York Times and CNN — as "fake news" for their coverage.

The president, who has heaped praise on Fox News in the past, has gone after the network repeatedly recently after one of its polls showed him behind some of his 2020 Democratic opponents. Trump said the network is "only getting worse" and is not what it "used to be" after Fox announced it had hired former Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Donna BrazileDonna Lease BrazileTrump says Fox News 'doesn't deliver for US anymore' after poll shows rising impeachment support Politicon announces lineup including Comey, Hannity, Priebus Trump: 'Top shows' on Fox News, cable are 'Fair (or great)' to me MORE as a contributor.

Trump said Sunday that Fox News is “HOPELESS & CLUELESS” for hiring Brazile as well as hosts Juan Williams and Shepard Smith, both of whom have voiced criticism of the White House in the past. 

Trump has appeared on Fox News multiple times throughout his administration, sitting down for interviews with Hannity, Laura IngrahamLaura Anne IngrahamMeet Trump's most trusted pollsters Who is Kurt Volker and why is he important? Putin says he doesn't share 'excitement' about Greta Thunberg's UN speech MORE, Harris Faulkner, Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceBaier, Bream, Hemmer, Hume, Wallace among interim anchors to fill Shep Smith's 3 PM slot Trump hits Fox News's Chris Wallace over Ukraine coverage White House officials stand by Syria withdrawal, sanctions delay amid bipartisan pushback MORE, Maria BartiromoMaria Sara BartiromoTrump says Fox News 'doesn't deliver for US anymore' after poll shows rising impeachment support Graham vows to publicly question whistleblowers if Trump is impeached Giuliani can't say 100 percent Trump didn't threaten Ukraine aid MORE and the hosts of “Fox & Friends.”

He also previously hired former Fox News executive Bill Shine as communications director. Shine replaced Hope HicksHope Charlotte HicksTrump: 'Top shows' on Fox News, cable are 'Fair (or great)' to me Trump criticizes Fox, which 'isn't working for us anymore' Sarah Huckabee Sanders becomes Fox News contributor MORE, who departed the White House last year and now works for Fox Corporation.