President TrumpDonald TrumpTexas announces election audit in four counties after Trump demand Schumer sets Monday showdown on debt ceiling-government funding bill Pennsylvania AG sues to block GOP subpoenas in election probe MORE attacked CNN President Jeff Zucker on Twitter after the news network was targeted by conservative activist group Project Veritas.
"Now that we have found out that @CNN is a virtual fraud, rumor has it that Jeff Zucker will be resigining momentarily?" Trump tweeted without providing evidence.
Now that we have found out that @CNN is a virtual fraud, rumor has it that Jeff Zucker will be resigining momentarily?— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 15, 2019
Project Veritas is claiming in a video this week that Zucker has a bias against Trump. Past claims made by the group have been discredited.
The Hill has reached out to CNN for comment on Trump's tweet and Project Veritas's claims.
Trump frequently goes after CNN, calling the network "fake news," and the administration last year temporarily revoked the press pass of the network's Jim AcostaJames (Jim) AcostaDemocrats brace for battle on Biden's .5 trillion spending plan Clyburn: 'You may not need .5 trillion to do what the president wants done' Joe Rogan rips CNN over coverage of ivermectin regimen MORE during a high-profile spat.