HANNITY at 9:15pm: "How many times has The New York times & others gotten it wrong?"— JM Rieger (@RiegerReport) January 26, 2018
HANNITY at 9:55pm: "Yeah maybe Donald Trump wanted to fire the special counsel for conflict. Does he not have the right to raise those questions? You know, we'll deal with this tomorrow night." pic.twitter.com/CKvYqsNwR1
“Our sources, and I’ve checked in with many of them, they’re not confirming that tonight,” he said. “And how many times has the New York Times and others gotten it wrong?”
By the end of the show, he was forced to admit that Fox News had confirmed the Times report.
First he said the president has the right to “raise those questions” about conflicts of interest without actually addressing Trump’s reported attempt to fire Mueller, promising to deal with it tomorrow.
Then, the man who had earlier in the show accused the Times of distraction quickly switched to footage of a police chase and car crash.
Check it out above.