ABC 7 suspends Giangreco over tweet deriding Trump

Daily Herald report
Updated 2/24/2017 8:11 AM

Media writer Robert Feder is reporting that WLS-Channel 7 has slapped sports anchor Mark Giangreco with a multiweek suspension for a tweet in which he called President Donald Trump a "cartoon lunatic" and referred to Trump voters as "simpletons."

"Mark Giangreco's Twitter comments are not in line with ABC 7 Chicago's nonpartisan editorial standards," the station said in a written release. "We've reviewed the matter and are taking the appropriate action." For details, check

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