We’d prefer if you skip Fox please,” a White House broadcast media staffer advised a Treasury Department public affairs secretary ahead of the interview. In other emails during the same time frame, deputy White House communications director Jennifer Psaki called Fox News anchor Bret Baier “a lunatic” and boasted that “I am putting some dead fish in the fox cubby–just cause.” In yet another email, another White House press officer wrote: “We’ve demonstrated our willingness and ability to exclude Fox News from significant interviews …”
Proof of an anti-Fox agenda in the Oval Office? Judicial Watch thinks so. Here’s the story. Surprise! Not.