“The View’s” Abby Huntsman on Tuesday tried to express sympathy for Kellyanne Conway — but co-host Meghan McCain was having none of it.
During a discussion about George Conway’s decision to publicly call out his wife over her loyalty to President Donald Trump, Huntsman said that the White House counselor has been the victim of “bullying.”
“I’m not the biggest fan of what’s going on right now in the White House, but Kellyanne Conway has been getting bullied,” she said.
“She’s been getting bullied?” asked an incredulous co-host Joy Behar. “She works for the bully-in-chief!”
“Yes, it’s awful,” Huntsman insisted.
At this point, McCain stepped in to call B.S. on her fellow conservative.
“She can dish it out too,” McCain said.
Earlier this year, McCain and her fellow “View” hosts called out Conway for being a “bully” when she went off on an unhinged tirade against Washington Examiner reporter Caitlin Yilek.
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Trump announces Rudy Giuliani ‘wants to go before Congress’ and testify about his Ukraine dealings
President Donald Trump on Saturday said that his personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, wanted to testify before Congress.
Speaking to reporters as he departed for a Republican fundraiser in Florida, Trump praised the former New York City mayor.
"Rudy, as you know, has been one of the great crime fighters of the last 50 years," Trump said of his lawyer, who is reportedly under federal investigation for breaking the law.
"And, he did get back from Europe just recently and I know -- he has not told me what he found, but I think he wants to go before Congress and say, and also to the attorney general and the Department of Justice," Trump said.
GOP governors are refusing to do Trump’s bidding and ducking him on the campaign trail: report
On Saturday, Maggie Haberman of The New York Times profiled how President Donald Trump is having less luck whipping Republican governors into line than Republican senators, including governors who arguably owe their election to his support.
"In Florida, Mr. Trump’s aides helped save the flailing candidacy of Ron DeSantis in the 2018 Republican primary, and then the general election," wrote Haberman. "Also last year, in Georgia, Mr. Trump helped pull Brian Kemp over the finish line in both the primary and the general election. In both cases, Mr. Trump’s advisers implored him to stay out of the primaries, and he agreed to — only to surprise his aides by jumping in to support Mr. DeSantis and Mr. Kemp."
Courts have avoided refereeing between Congress and the president — Trump may change all that
President Donald Trump’s refusal to hand over records to Congress and allow executive branch employees to provide information and testimony to Congress during the impeachment battle is the strongest test yet of legal principles that over the past 200 years have not yet been fully defined by U.S. courts.
It’s not the first test: Struggles over power among the political branches predate our Constitution. The framers chose not to, and probably could not, fully resolve them.