Laura Ingraham calls into Fox "straight news" show to defend Trump's attorney general: "Preposterous" to say that Barr misled the public

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Media Matters for America—SANDRA SMITH (ANCHOR): Laura Ingraham joins us now over the phone. Laura, we see images of William Barr leaving his home this morning en route to Capitol Hill. This is all set to begin shortly. I'm sure you have a lot to say on this. But it is really setting up to be quite a morning. What do you expect? LAURA INGRAHAM (FOX NEWS HOST) Sandra, the meltdown on the other cable channels last night as we were broadcasting The Ingraham Angle was something really for the ages. We have in special counsel...

Fox "straight news" anchor defends Trump's attorney general: "I don't think Democrats are really that angry with Bill Barr. They're angry with Robert Mueller.". MARTHA MACCALLUM (FOX NEWS ANCHOR, THE STORY): You look at what's going on on the other side on Capitol Hill this morning and [Rep.] Nancy Pelosi [D-CA] laying into Bill Barr, saying basically that she thinks charges should be brought against Bill Barr for perjury in terms of what happened and what we watched play out yesterday. BILL HEMMER (FOX NEWS ANCHOR, AMERICA'S NEWSROOM): We watched as she said it twice, "He lied to Congress. He lied to Congress." That was when -- during her weekly press...