Biden marketing campaign co-chair Mitch Landrieu stopped and corrected Meet The Press’s Kristen Welker a number of occasions as she pushed Republican speaking factors in regards to the Hur report.
What Did Kristen Welker Say?
Landrieu mentioned, “Not like President Trump, which has 91 felony counts pending towards him, and by the best way, in over all of the depositions that President Trump has taken in these circumstances, that claims he doesn’t keep in mind or doesn’t know over a thousand occasions. So there’s swooning over whether or not or not the president remembered. The 12 months that his son died and, and due to this fact is just not match to be president. It’s simply actually unhappy and beneath the belt and pointless.”
Welker went into Republican speaking factors, “Effectively, simply to be very clear, the report didn’t say he wasn’t engaged in any wrongdoing. In actual fact, it was fairly agency in the truth that he mishandled categorised paperwork. He simply wasn’t indicted and criminally charged, however let me observe up with you. The paperwork discovered within the president’s.”
Landrieu stopped Welker chilly, “Wait, wait, no, Kristen, wait, let me. No, no, no, no, no, no, no, no. You’ll be able to’t no, no, no. I’m not going to. I’m not going to simply accept that premise. In an investigation, a particular counsel determines primarily based on the details and the regulation about whether or not anyone engaged in legal wrongdoing. And he discovered that the president did. As a matter of reality, he’s the one particular counsel that’s been engaged in this type of exercise that needed to say that he couldn’t indict anyone. And that’s that could be a reality. And in order that’s the massive takeaway from this report from a authorized perspective.”
Welker backtracked, and tried one other lie, “From a authorized perspective, that’s completely proper. He mentioned he was not going to indict him. Let me although, ask this query. As a result of he didn’t have the regulation on the details to do it. Proper. Effectively, proper. However he did say that categorised paperwork had been mishandled. And he mentioned that nationwide safety may have been jeopardized.”
Landrieu stopped her once more, “However let me, let me ask you this, as a result of the paperwork, however Kristen, he didn’t say nationwide safety. No ma’am. I’m sorry. He didn’t say nationwide safety. was compromised and also you simply, you simply heard from the Secretary of Homeland Safety, however, nevertheless it was not. And the details and the regulation prompt that the president was not engaged in legal exercise to be distinguished between the previous president, who proper now has 91 felony counts pending towards him in 4 totally different circumstances. So let’s simply maintain the details proper. And let’s, let’s not make false comparisons between the 2, which sadly folks do quite a lot of today.”
Wow. Mitch Landrieu pushes again arduous on Kristen Welker after Welker suggests Biden endangered nationwide safety.
“Let’s simply maintain the details proper and let’s not make false comparisons between [Biden and Trump], which sadly folks do quite a lot of today.” pic.twitter.com/GoZiGysqmb
— Aaron Rupar (@atrupar) February 11, 2024
The alternate raises the query if Welker learn the report, or if she thought that she was being “honest” by asking Landrieu in regards to the Republican claims in regards to the Hur report with out figuring out that she was pushing Republican speaking factors.
Landrieu caught Welker making false comparisons between Biden and Trump, and he shut her down with the details.
Welker not noted the truth that the Hur report famous the variations between the Trump and Biden circumstances and identified that Biden was not engaged in legal exercise.
Kristen Welker lastly obtained referred to as out on her catering to the Republican standpoint on Meet The Press.
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