NBC Basks in ‘Breathtaking’ Trump’s ‘Knockout Blow’ of Ted Cruz to Sow Up GOP Nomination


<p><em>See more in the <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/curtis-houck/2016/05/03/nbc-basks-trump…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the NewsBusters blog.</em></p>

<p>In two separate NBC News updates on the Indiana primary, <em>NBC Nightly News</em> anchor Lester Holt and <em>Meet the Press</em> moderator Chuck Todd gushed over Donald Trump&rsquo;s &ldquo;breathtaking&rdquo; win in the Hoosier State that offered a <strong>&ldquo;knockout blow&rdquo;</strong> to Ted Cruz&rsquo;s campaign.&nbsp;</p>

<p>Holt led off the first update at 8:43 p.m. Eastern and informed viewers that there was <strong>&ldquo;a major development in the race for president...as Donald Trump scores a big win in Indiana, Ted Cruz is suspending his campaign.&rdquo;&nbsp;</strong></p>

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