In 2017, Donald Trump declared conflict on the media by tweeting that he views all main information networks, apart from Fox, as “the enemy of the American Folks.” In response, “Fox Information Sunday” host Chris Wallace broke one among The Donald’s 10 Commandments of Media Protection: Thou shalt not say that Barack Obama did one thing higher than him. “Barack Obama whined about Fox Information on a regular basis, however I received to say, he by no means stated that we have been an enemy of the folks,” Chris stated to Trump’s chief of workers on the time, Reince Priebus.
Chris grew to become one of many few Fox Information hosts that Trump periodically complained about on X. In response to a “Fox Information Sunday” section that was essential of the Trump administration’s sluggish response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Trump in contrast Chris unfavorably to his late father, “60 Minutes” host Mike Wallace. “Simply watched Mike Wallace wannabe, Chris Wallace, on @FoxNews. I’m now satisfied that he’s even worse than Sleepy Eyes Chuck Todd of ‘Meet the Press’ (please!), or the folks over at Deface the Nation,” he tweeted in April 2020.
Along with taking situation together with his reporting, Trump appeared to harbor a grudge with the host over what he seen as unfair therapy through the 2020 presidential debate Chris Wallace moderated. In a single tweet that referenced the talk that November, Trump wrote, “His present is a complete ‘hit job’ in your favourite President, me!”