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President Donald Trump speaks during a Hispanic Heritage Month event in the East Room of the White House, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

University of Minnesota Professor of Media Ethics Jane Kirtley joins John to dissect President Trump’s tweet, demanding that the Senate Intel Committee investigate “fake news.” She shares why the government ought to only stay out of journalistic processes.