August 10, 2015 2:57 PM EDT

Donald Trump says that he’s been assured “fair” treatment by Fox News after a conversation with the network’s president, Roger Ailes.

Trump’s claim comes just hours after he told MSNBC that he would not respond to questions about whether or not he’d spoken with Fox News brass about his feud with anchor Megyn Kelly.

On MSNBC’s Morning Joe Monday morning, Trump declined to disclose any conversations with FOX, saying “my whole life has been led on the theory that I don’t want to embarrass people.”

Over the weekend, Trump doubled down on his criticism of Kelly’s questions during the debate…

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