CNN's Blitzer Presses Hillary on E-Mails; She Sticks To Discredited Talking Points


<p>[<em>More in the cross-post on the MRC&#39;s <a href="…; target="_blank">NewsBusters blog</a>.</em>]</p>

<p>Wolf Blitzer refreshingly pursued Hillary Clinton on the 8 July 2016 edition of CNN&#39;s <em>The Lead</em> over her e-mail scandal. Blitzer twice quoted from FBI Director James Comey: &quot;You acted &mdash; in his an &#39;extremely careless&#39; way in handling classified, sensitive information. Do you acknowledge you were extremely careless?&quot; He later asked, &quot;He said someone in your position as secretary of state should have known better...should you have known better? Mrs. Clinton stuck by her old talking points on the controversy, despite the fact that the FBI investigation&#39;s findings discredited them.</p>

MRCTV Reader,

The media are hard at work weaving a web of confusion, misinformation, and conspiracy surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

This is why MRCTV, a program of the MRC, exists—to broadcast conservative values, culture, politics, expose media bias, and provide entertainment to new and diverse audiences. But we can’t do it alone. We are part of the only organization purely dedicated to this critical

Donate today to help MRCTV continue to produce videos and commentary that are seen far and wide. $25 a month goes a long way.

And now, thanks to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, you can make up to a $300 gift to the 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of your choice and use it as a tax deduction on your 2020 taxes, even if you take the standard deduction on your returns.

— The MRCTV Team



Sign up for MRCTV Daily newsletter to receive the latest videos and commentary.

MRC Merch