Watch: Huckabee Sanders Confronts ‘The View’ for ‘Pushing a False Narrative’


Wednesday on ABC’s “The View,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders defended President Donald Trump against the show’s attacks, telling the panel they were “pushing a false narrative.” Partial transcript as follows: HUCKABEE SANDERS: I think we need to get back to a little bit less editorial comments from the media and a little bit more fact delivering to the American people. HAINES: My clarification, when he refers to the media, that’s a massive group of people. Technically, we’re media. There are journalists. I feel by specifying when there’s something wrong, that is a responsibility of the administration, because the problem is, you have American people now distrusting because this has been a talking point of his and the administration’s. It’s dangerous because the media is here for a purpose. It has a very important historical role and when people that don’t know the difference in these mediums, you’re taking away a check and balance. HUCKABEE SANDERS: It’s always for the media to live up to the responsibility, to present factual information. A lot of times I sit in a room — HAINES: I think you need to say we read this article and that is problematic because there are