MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace: Does Barr’s Use of ‘Spying’ Signal He’s ‘Watched Too Much Sean Hannity’?
During an interview with former CIA Director John Brennan, MSNBC host Nicole Wallace asked why Attorney General William Barr described the FBI’s surveillance of the Trump campaign as “spying” and suggested the top law enforcement official may have “watched too much Sean Hannity.”
“Who uses the word spying to discuss authorized lawful surveillance on a counter-intelligence probe, other than Sean Hannity?” Wallace asked Brennan — riffing on the top Fox News host’s ardently pro-Donald Trump coverage.
Brennan replied by saying Barr is “trying to imply and to really indicate there was a misuse of authorities.”
“That was not the case. Does CIA spy?