CNN loved to talk about Russia when they thought the story was damaging to Trump. Now that Hillary’s Uranium scandal is out in the open, they don’t want to talk about it anymore. Kellyanne called them out for it. Big time.
The Washington Free Beacon reports:
Conway to CNN: We Can’t Get You to Cover Russia ‘Now That the Shoe Is on the Other Foot’
White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Friday rebuked the media for not covering a controversial deal that gave Russia control of more than 20 percent of America’s uranium supply when Hillary Clinton was secretary of state, arguing the press was “obsessed” with Moscow when the main story concerned potential Russian ties to President Donald Trump.
Conway sparred with CNN anchor Alisyn Camerota about U.S. relations with Russia, focusing on the sale of a Canadian uranium mining company, Uranium One, to Russia’s Atomic Energy Agency, Rosatom, that was approved by the Obama administration in 2010.
The White House counselor first said that she wanted to talk about the current opioid epidemic in the United States, which Trump declared a public health crisis on Thursday, before addressing the Uranium One deal.
“Well, first of all, the president is not worried about Uranium One. The people who should be worries about Uranium One are the people who benefited from it,” Conway said. “His spouse didn’t go make a half-a-million-dollar speech in Russia while he was secretary of state, then turn around and be part of the decision-making process for them to get 20 percent of our rights.
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They’re such frauds. Good for Kellyanne for calling them out.