WASHINGTON – Prime White Home aide Kellyanne Conway lashed out at CNN’s Dana Bash Sunday for asking concerning the essential tweets her lawyer husband makes towards the Trump Administration.
“What’s up together with your husband’s tweets?” Bash requested Conway on CNN’s “State of the Union.”
“He writes a whole lot of issues which might be additionally supportive,” Conway mentioned of her husband, George Conway, a distinguished lawyer.
However Conway then launched a five-minute diatribe towards CNN and Bash for mentioning her husband — and implied it is now honest recreation to go after the spouses of CNN staff.
“It is fascinating to me that CNN would go there (that) it is now honest recreation how folks’s spouses and vital others might differ with them,” Conway mentioned. “I am actually stunned.”
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She additionally implied the query was sexist and that she was subjected to a double customary.
“First, I might ask you that in case you had been a person,” Bash contended.
“No, you would not,” Conway shot again.
Then Conway gave Bash some aspect eye and mentioned she’ll now have “enjoyable” speaking concerning the spouses of CNN staff as a result of Bash crossed a line.
“You simply introduced him into this,” Conway mentioned of her husband. “So this should be enjoyable shifting ahead, Dana. Now you need to speak about different folks’s spouses or vital others simply because they both work within the White Home or at CNN. You simply went there. CNN simply went there.”
Bash defended her query by saying George Conway’s husband’s tweets have gotten a whole lot of consideration and he or she wished Kellyanne to reply.
Conway mentioned the query was designed to be essential.
”It was meant to harass and embarrass,” she mentioned.
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