Solely 2 Networks (Barely) Point out New Report in Border Disaster, All Skip Hunter Biden Scoop

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On Friday, U.S. Customs and Border Safety reported one other report variety of apprehensions on the Mexican border in June: virtually 190,000. This quantity doesn’t embody those that have been in a position to get away from Border Patrol.

However one way or the other, this isn’t an ongoing Biden border disaster. On Friday evening’s newscasts, solely ABC and NBC talked about it. CBS and PBS didn’t.

NBC tossed simply 19 seconds on the border.

Lester Holt threw this transient: “Regardless of scorching summer season temperatures, the report migrant surge on the southern border continues to be rising tonight. Newly launched numbers present customs and border patrol brokers apprehended almost 189,000 migrants attempting to cross in June. That’s the very best quantity in 21 years. Over 1 million migrants have been apprehended this yr.”

 

ABC supplied 12 seconds on the border.

David Muir introduced: “There are new numbers tonight on the variety of migrants arriving on the southern border. Border patrol brokers reporting they made greater than one million arrests on the border in Mexico to date this yr, the very best quantity since at the very least 2005.”

 

ABC did provide virtually two minutes to a narrative on two Trump-supporting males allegedly plotting to explode the Democratic Social gathering headquarters in Sacramento, California.  

 

CBS ignored the border, however discovered 25 seconds for this home terror plot:

 

CBS additionally gave two minutes to the newest hot-and-heavy anti-Trump scoops from The New Yorker and a brand new e-book by two Washington Submit reporters.

 

PBS ignored the border, however discovered 15 seconds for this….and 10 minutes to advertise Inside Secretary Deb Haaland’s effort at “healing from the indoctrination, dehumanization at Indian boarding schools.”

 

On Friday morning, Politico had a brand new revelation on Hunter Biden. Ben Schreckinger reported that the Hunter probe had reached a degree the place they “might have issued grand jury subpoenas and sought search warrants that will have revealed its existence,” however Delaware’s U.S. Lawyer David Weiss “determined to delay taking any actions that had been more likely to make the existence of the federal government’s Hunter Biden probe public. Issues about affecting the presidential election loomed massive when Weiss entertained arguments about advancing the probe, based on the individual concerned within the discussions.” It was supposedly apolitical to keep away from something that might assist Trump. 

The networks all ignored it. As regular.