President Donald Trump suggested pulling NBC News’ broadcast license on Tuesday over the network’s shoddy handling of the Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct story.

NBC News chairman Andy Lack sent a memo to staff on Monday explaining why his network did not publish Ronan Farrow’s Weinstein expose last fall. Farrow said Lack’s memo was full of “false or misleading statements” and accused NBC News of trying to stop his reporting.

Trump said that the way NBC News tried to kill the Weinstein investigation proves that they are “worse than even CNN.”

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