Nets Love Shouted Impeachment Question During Easter Egg Roll

NewsBusters | 4/23/2019 | Staff
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On Tuesday, all three network morning shows were united in promoting NBC News reporter Kristen Welker shouting an impeachment question at President Trump during the annual White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday. A soundbite of the brief exchange was featured on each broadcast, amid coverage worrying about Democrats being divided over the issue.

“Earlier in the day, the President brushing off the prospect of impeachment at the annual White House Easter Egg Roll,” correspondent Peter Alexander proclaimed on NBC’s Today show as he teed up a clip of his colleague Welker yelling this question to Trump during the event: “Are you worried about impeachment, Mr. President?” The President replied: “Not even a little bit.”

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Alexander sneered at Trump’s confident response: “But his tweets appear to tell a different story, venting his anger. Writing, ‘Only high crimes and misdemeanors can lead to impeachment.’”

Even the NBC morning show’s main competitor, ABC’s Good Morning America, touted Welker’s question. White House correspondent Jonathan Karl...
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