Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) said Sunday on ABC’s “This Week” that former President Donald Trump brought “lots of energy” to the Republican Party.
STEPHANOPOULOS: Finally, I want to ask you about President Trump. As you know, Jon Karl, our chief Washington correspondent, had an interview with President Trump he released this week where the president seems to defend those who were saying “hang Mike Pence” on January 6. I want to show it.
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JON KARL, ABC NEWS CHIEF WASHINGTON CORRESPONDENT: Were you worried about him during that siege? Were you worried about his safety?
DONALD TRUMP, FORMER PRESIDENT: No. I thought he was well-protected and I had heard that he was in good shape.
KARL: Because you heard those chants. That was terrible. I mean,