Days after blasting Fox News and host Sean Hannity over a potential conflict of interest, NBC’s Meet The Press host Chuck Todd was asked about his own undisclosed ties to interviewees on his show.
Following news reports naming Sean Hannity as a client of President Trump’s embattled personal attorney, Michael Cohen, Todd lambasted Fox News this week for allowing Hannity to cover stories about Cohen without disclosing his alleged dealings with the lawyer.
Tweeting in reference to Hannity’s coverage of news on Cohen, Todd said, “No serious news org would allow someone this conflicted to cover this story.”
Fox News released a statement in support of Hannity, causing further outrage from Todd, who said that he was “stunned that Fox had no punitive response. Not a ‘Sean Hannity must disclose every night,’ not a ‘He can’t cover this story,’ not a ‘He’s been suspended for the week.’ Nothing! Not a single thing!”
But during …