They want it gone.
The Trump campaign released an ad recently that featured “footage from CNN’s coverage of the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic that the network claims is ‘deceptive‘ because it suggests that a CNN analyst agreed that President Trump’s actions saved potentially millions of lives.”
The CNN network stated, “A lawyer for CNN’s parent company WarnerMedia has written a cease-and-desist letter to President Trump’s re-election campaign over the misleading contents of a new campaign ad. WarnerMedia says the Trump ad is misusing CNN news coverage in a way that’s ‘false, misleading and deceptive.”
Brian Stelter said that the ad gave the impression that “Blitzer and Gupta are specifically referencing Trump’s travel ban rather than the broader social distancing measures recommended by his administration.”
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