Fake News, Credibility, and Press Gaggles: Is Trump’s War on the Media Character Assassination?

“It’s kind of unexpected that the president of a democracy would use that term to describe the media, which is kind of an essential part of holding leaders accountable.” Said POLITICO’s Daniel Lippman, who referred to his organization being excluded from a recent White House press gaggle as a “badge of honor.”

Meal tax will appear on Fairfax ballots

Voters living in Fairfax County will have several choices to make on their ballots when they vote Nov. 8. Aside from voting for candidates in the presidential, state and local elections, voters will also be asked to decide on two proposed amendments to the state constitution and a meals tax referendum.