On Sunday, CNN host Jake Tapper suddenly ended an interview with House Trade Adviser Peter Navarro after Navarro shredded CNN for failing to be “honest with the American people.”
According to Fox News, “things escalated quickly” and “the exchange was abruptly shut down after the conversation devolved into a political fight.” The CNN host attacked the Trump Administration which then led Navarro to flip “the script and accused CNN of lying to the American people, which led Tapper to end the interview.”
“You’re not honest with the American people,” Navarro responded. “CNN is not honest with the American people. Do you want to go there? We can do that.”
JAKE TAPPER, CNN HOST: Welcome back the STATE OF THE UNION. I’m Jake Tapper.
Last night, President Trump kicked off a campaign swing through the Western U.S., after a challenging week in his reelection campaign, with new revelations about his decision to downplay the threat of the coronavirus.
Joining me now, White House trade adviser and