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Trump praises several Fox News shows at briefing for coverage of Russia probe

 Trump praises several Fox News shows at briefing for coverage of Russia probe
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President TrumpDonald TrumpEx-DOJ official Rosenstein says he was not aware of subpoena targeting Democrats: report Ex-Biden adviser says Birx told him she hoped election turned out 'a certain way' Cheney rips Arizona election audit: 'It is an effort to subvert democracy' MORE on Thursday praised several Fox News personalities, citing them as a primary source of information for him regarding the Justice Department investigation into the origins of the probe into his 2016 campaign.

“I watch some of the shows. I watched Liz McDonald — she is fantastic. I watched Fox Business. I watched Lou DobbsLouis (Lou) Carl DobbsFox News says Smartmatic lawsuit should be dismissed Dominion lawyer: We haven't ruled out suing Trump, other media outlets What to know about Dominion's legal fight with Fox News MORE last night, Sean HannitySean Patrick HannityBook claims Trump believed Democrats would replace Biden with Hillary Clinton or Michelle Obama in 2020 election 9 Republicans not named Trump who could run in 2024 Fox Nation to stream primetime Fox News shows in full MORE last night, Tucker [Carlson] last night, Laura [Ingraham]. I watched 'Fox and Friends' in the morning,” Trump told reporters during a press briefing Thursday.

“You watch these shows, you don’t have to go too far into the details … it’s really any amazing thing, they got caught in the biggest political scandal in the history of our country,” the president added.

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The president has frequently accused key figures in the Obama administration of a far-reaching conspiracy he refers to as “Obamagate.” Asked in May what actual crimes he believes his predecessor may have committed, Trump declined to answer, only telling reporters “the crime is very obvious to everybody.”

There is no evidence either Obama or then-Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenEx-Biden adviser says Birx told him she hoped election turned out 'a certain way' Cheney rips Arizona election audit: 'It is an effort to subvert democracy' News leaders deal with the post-Trump era MORE committed any crimes in connection with the investigation of the Trump campaign. Attorney General William BarrBill BarrEx-DOJ official Rosenstein says he was not aware of subpoena targeting Democrats: report Garland sparks anger with willingness to side with Trump Trump DOJ demanded metadata on 73 phone numbers and 36 email addresses, Apple says MORE expressed doubt the same month that U.S. Attorney John DurhamJohn DurhamGarland stresses independence in first speech at DOJ Senate votes to confirm Garland as attorney general Special counsel investigating Russia probe to retire as US attorney MORE would criminally investigate either Obama or Biden.