Fox News Correspondent Calls Out Lack of Flynn Questions at Trump Presser: ‘Planted Questions?’



Fox News national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin was rather struck by how, during a big presidential press conference today, the reporters President Trump called on did not ask about the big scandal surrounding National Security Advisor Mike Flynn.

Given the calls that Flynn should be fired after it turned out he did discuss sanctions with a Russian official despite earlier denials, and the massive media coverage of all this, the absence of questions about Flynn was very, very noticeable.

Griffin in particular wondered on Twitter if these were just “planted questions” to avoid having to address the issue:

And she wasn’t the only one who noticed:

Flynn, it should be noted, was in the room, and reporters did attempt to ask about the scandal:

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