Biden campaign demands news channels stop booking Giuliani

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenTrump shakes up WH communications team The Hill's Campaign Report: Wisconsin votes despite coronavirus pandemic The Intercept's Ryan Grim says Cuomo is winning over critics MORE's presidential campaign called on news executives to stop booking Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpCDC updates website to remove dosage guidance on drug touted by Trump Trump says he'd like economy to reopen 'with a big bang' but acknowledges it may be limited Graham backs Trump, vows no money for WHO in next funding bill MORE's personal lawyer Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiThe Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Trump: Tough times but progress being made Giuliani touts experimental coronavirus treatment in private conversations with Trump Trump team picks fight with Twitter, TV networks over political speech MORE as a guest on news programs.

Two top Biden campaign advisers in a letter addressed the leaders of news and cable networks and some anchors, saying that Giuliani's appearances on news networks are giving the lawyer and his "false, debunked conspiracy theories" undeserved credibility, The Daily Beast first reported. The letter has since been shared on social media.

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"While you often fact check his statements in real time during your discussions, that is no longer enough," the letter says. "By giving him your air time, you are allowing him to introduce increasingly unhinged, unfounded and desperate lies into the national conversation."

The Biden advisers — Anita Dunn and Kate Bedingfield — argue that "Giuliani is not a public official, and holds no public office that would entitle him to opine on the nation’s airwaves."

"While you have been aggressive in pushing back on him in real time, it is well known that the dedicated liar always has the advantage, pushing out outlandish falsehoods and disinformation in the knowledge that it is hard for the corrections to catch up," the letter reads, according to The Daily Beast. 

The Hill has reached out to the Biden campaign for comment. 

The president's lawyer responded to The Daily Beast in a text saying the letter "sounds like the usual left wing censorship."

"Everything I say is supported by such as today, affidavits and statements," Giuliani said. "They are the ones who have covered up pay for play for at least 5 years."

Recipients of the letter included NBC President Noah Oppenheim, CBS News President Susan Zirinsky, CNN President Jeff Zucker, CNN's Jake TapperJacob (Jake) Paul TapperTapper comes under criticism for George Conway retweet that Trump is '100% insane' Esper faces tough questions on dismissal of aircraft carrier's commander CNN's Jake Tapper takes aim at Trump over coronavirus response: Do you have a plan? MORE, NBC's Chuck ToddCharles (Chuck) David ToddArkansas governor: 'I'd like to see a better way' to procure medical equipment US emergency room doctor dies after coronavirus symptoms Biden on quarantine timelines: 'Worst thing you can do is raise expectations and then watch them get dashed' MORE and Fox News's Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallacePublic health officials warn of grim days ahead: 'This next week is going to look bad' Whitmer: Lack of national coronavirus strategy 'creating a more porous situation' Bill Gates: Coronavirus numbers will likely plateau by month's end if we quarantine 'well enough' MORE, according to The Daily Beast.

Giuliani appeared on ABC's "This Week" and CBS's "Face the Nation" on Sunday morning, centering most of his interviews on accusing Biden and his son of corrupt involvement in the Ukraine. 

"I am defending my client the best way I know how," Giuliani said on "This Week." "This is not about getting Joe Biden in trouble. This is about proving that Donald Trump was framed by the Democrats." 

As of now, there is no evidence to support Giuliani's assertions that Biden or his son participated in corruption in the Ukraine.