Fox News Viewers Rage at Chris Wallace For Confrontational Stephen Miller Interview: ‘Move to CNN!’
After Fox News host Chris Wallace interrogated White House aide Stephen Miller on President Donald Trump’s shutdown yesterday, the network’s conservative audience was not pleased with the interview, as hundreds of them took to Twitter to slam the anchor.
During the contentious Fox News Sunday segment, Wallace repeatedly pressed Miller on the constitutionally and presidential precedent for issuing a national emergency to fund a border wall. When Miller refused to give straight answers, even dodging them by flipping the questioning on Wallace, the anchor did not respond kindly.
“You know, the joy of this is I get to ask you questions, you don’t get to ask me,” Wallace said. “Answer my question. Can you name one case where a president has asked Congress for money, Congress has refused, and the president has then invoked national powers to get the money anyway?”
Miller began another meandering answer, saying, “Well this current situation…,” before Wallace cut him off and demanded, “Just yes or no, sir.”
“So the answer is no, there hasn’t been a single case like this,” the host added.
Based on the response on Twitter, the network’s audience was not pleased with the confrontational interview. Many of these critics accused Wallace of being Fox News’s resident liberal; others tied him to the network’s other conservative bête noire Shepard Smith and threatened to boycott the network over their “liberal talking points.”
Check out a few of the criticisms below:
Stephen Miller is a bad ass
& I’m so glad he is on our side.
President @realDonaldTrump for hiring him.
— ?? Miguelifornia (@michaelbeatty3) February 17, 2019
Shame on Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday citing a liberal talking point which cherry-picked the year 2000 to attempt to deceive about border crossing instead of using year over year CBP stats showing the huge increase. Chris joins Shep Smith in getting news from left-wing tp
— Dave (@stormchase3) February 18, 2019
Chris Wallace only has a job because he is the liberal “balance” for Fox news. #ChrisWallace
— Sandy Gilman (@SandyGilman) February 17, 2019
Chris Wallace calls out Limbaugh for being ‘outraged’ when Obama took executive action https://t.co/DczaGfLhCe. CHRIS IS A LIBERAL. .
— Victor manuel (@Victorm45949713) February 18, 2019
Chris Wallace is another one of Washington’s douche bags!!! He sucks at his job and obviously a liberal whiner!!! #FoxNewsSunday
— wissmoke (@Wissmoke) February 18, 2019
@FoxNewsSunday is the absolute worst Sunday program due to Chris Wallace and his blatant liberal bias. He needs to pack up and move to CNN and take that idiot Shep Smith and Juan Williams with him. The 3 combined don’t have an IQ over 75!
— Rocco Provolone (@buddhabornagain) February 18, 2019
@StephenMillerAL fantastic job debating with hardened liberal Chris Wallace!!
— jim sheets (@jim260) February 18, 2019
Dont worry…the liberal media is out there brow beating the President every second. Chris Wallace of a Fox News is leading the charge!!! Wont be watching Fox News anymore!!!
— Candace shanks (@ShanksCanshanks) February 17, 2019
When you watch Fox News Sunday, with liberal Chris Wallace, you may as well be watching CNN or MSNBC … :-(
— Gary Craig (@rhino2464) February 17, 2019
Chris Wallace, facilitator for Chuck Schumer / Nancy Pelosi!
— ripvano03 (@ripvan03) February 17, 2019
Chris Wallace , I Apologize To Your Children For Any Part Of DNA That They Carry In Their Souls…
— Kenneth Pigott (@KennethPigott1) February 17, 2019
You know, the joy of this is I get to ask you questions,” Wallace said. “You don’t get to ask me.”
Chris Wallace is such an arrogant jew.
— Patrick Kleber (@1792kentucky) February 17, 2019
Watch the interview above, via Fox News.
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