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When It Comes To James Comey, It’s Fox News Opinion Vs. Fox News News

When It Comes To James Comey, It’s Fox News Opinion Vs. Fox News News

The mushrooming chaos erupting from the White House is testing the boundaries of one of the Trump administration’s safest spaces: Fox News.On Tuesday evening, the New York Times published a bombshell story reporting that former FBI director James Comey wrote a memo after a meeting with President Trump that detailed how the president asked him to drop the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn.The revelation of the memo — shared with Comey’s close associates and confirmed by other outlets, but not obtained by them — quickly cascaded across a cable news landscape already gearing up to cover another major story, the Washington Post’s Monday report that the president discussed classified information with Russian officials in an Oval Office meeting.Exhausted Repub
A Surprising Number Of People Say They Have An Opinion About Betsy DeVos In This New Poll

A Surprising Number Of People Say They Have An Opinion About Betsy DeVos In This New Poll

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has strikingly high disapproval ratings across party lines, for what is typically a low-profile cabinet position, according to a new poll.Republicans argued that once confirmed, DeVos’s unpopularity would recede and the early controversies would not impede her ability to do her job. DeVos became a central cause of Democratic opposition during the confirmation process, and has weathered several high-profile controversies in the first few weeks of her tenure.Thirty-one percent of all voters have an unfavorable opinion of DeVos, according to new polling by the firm PredictWise provided to BuzzFeed News. Just 16% of voters feel favorably towards the education secretary, the poll found.That’s compared to 23% who say they disapprove of Jeff Se