Sean Hannity Comes To Trump's Defense, Claims Secret Service Advised Trump To Do Phone Interview Instead Of Video

Sean Hannity Comes To Trump's Defense, Claims Secret Service Advised Trump To Do Phone Interview Instead Of Video

Trump Has Recently Faced Criticism For Conducting Phone Interviews In Place Of Live Video Interviews

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From the March 11 edition of Fox News's Hannity:

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SEAN HANNITY (HOST): By the way, for the record, you were going to be on camera with us tonight, but at the advice of Secret Service and others they asked you not to. Is that correct?

DONALD TRUMP: Well, I think they probably felt it would be better not to. But, you know, look, I think we can communicate just as well this way. Otherwise I would have done it. 

Previously:

Phoning It In And The Media's Trump Surrender

Media Critics: Networks Should Hang Up On Trump Phone Interviews

Add Your Name And Tell The Media: Dump Trump's Special Access

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