Fox News Issues Statement on Pulling Away from WH Presser After Riot Footage was Shown

Fox News has issued a statement explaining why they abruptly pulled away from a White House Press conference being held by Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany after footage was played of riots and chaos in Portland.

Harris Faulkner explains “Alright, we were not expecting that video and our management here at Fox News has decided we will pull away from that at this time.”

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Fox News has issued the following statement to The Hill.

“FOX News was not provided with any advance warning that a video using profanity would air during this afternoon’s White House press briefing. Once it aired, FOX News made the decision it was inappropriate for a daytime audience and temporarily dropped out of coverage.”