President Donald Trump rescinded on the New York Times and the Washington Post
"So funny that The New York Times & The Washington Post got a Pulitzer Prize for their coverage (100% NEGATIVE and FAKE!) of collusion with Russia – And there was no collusion Trump has tweeted.
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Trump has lashed out at the media in recent days after a synopsis of special counsel Robert Mueller's rep Location was released by Attorney General William Barr. The full report has yet to be released.
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Trump has called the New York Times the "enemy of the people" over Twitter. And he accused Jeff Bezos – the owner of the Washington Post and e-commerce giant Amazon – of using the publication as a "lobbyist weapon against congress to keep politicians from looking into Amazon no-tax monopoly."
Both media organizations have
Trump's son, Don Trump Jr., retweeted his father, saying "Hey's right … unless they give Pulitzer's for fiction. #fakenews. "
Although Trump Jr. was likely talking about the journalism category, there is a Pulitzer category for fiction.