Did CNN refuse to air Donald Trump's campaign ad?
We can verify this is true.
CNN issued a statement explaining to everyone why they made the decision.
CNN communications says the company requested that the advertiser remove the false graphic that says the mainstream media is "fake news." The mainstream media is not fake news and therefore the ad is false. Per our policy, it will be accepted only if that graphic is deleted. Those are the facts.
So it may not stop the people who support President Trump from sharing the video. But, we hope this helps you understand why CNN is refusing to air the spot and it's not because of media bias.
Help our journalists VERIFY the news. Do you know someone else we should interview for this story? Did we miss anything in our reporting? Is there another story you'd like us to VERIFY? Click here.
© 2018 WUSA-TV