Trump amplifies allegations of bias against another presidential debate moderator
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It has become a familiar campaign tactic for Trump.
Linking to Don Jr.'s tweet, the president wrote: "She's always been terrible & unfair, just like most of the Fake News reporters, but I'll still play the game, The people know! How's Steve Scully doing?" The article highlights that Welker's parents have given thousands of dollars to Democratic candidates — including both Biden and Trump's previous opponent, Hillary Clinton — and her prior party registration as a Democrat. An NBC spokesperson said Welker has not had any party affiliation since registering to vote in Washington, D.C., in 2012 and pointed to comments made earlier this month by Trump campaign adviser Jason Miller calling the White House correspondent "very fair" and "a very good choice" as debate moderator. Trump also referenced longtime C-SPAN anchor Steve…