National emergency at the border? In the opinion of a network, it was more important to say, "Go, down!"
TV coverage of President Donald Trump's televised speech on his national emergency declaration came to an end 21 minutes before his conclusion, while the eye network chose to send viewers back to the program The price is correct. All other broadcast and cable news networks carried the statement and the press conference Friday afternoon to its conclusion.
Trump's announcement of the White House Rose Garden was delayed at 10:30 am, time of departure time. Trump said that he declared the emergency "because we have a drug invasion, a gang invasion, an invasion of people".
CBS News reported that the White House assured the network that Trump's speech would not last more than eight minutes. But Trump started at 1:10 pm and finished at 2:00 pm