Conservative radio host Ed Martin hosts his "good friend," white supremacist Rep. Steve King, to defend himself

Conservative radio host Ed Martin hosts his "good friend," white supremacist Rep. Steve King, to defend himself 

King: "I'm confident that what I have done has been true and right and just and honest"

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From the January 15th edition of Salem Radio Network's The Ed Martin Movement:

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ED MARTIN (HOST):  My old friend Steve King, Congressman Steve King from Iowa’s Fourth District is in the, well he’s in the eye of the storm right now and the only thing worse than being the focus of The New York Times and the mainstream media’s attack, is to have the Republican Party that’s supposed to be the conservative party join in and I’m glad to say I put out a letter late yesterday saying “wait a second, I know this guy, I’ve known him for years and years and years. Everybody needs to calm down.” But doesn’t seem like they can stop, I’m glad to have him on the show. Welcome back Steve, how are you?

[...]

REP. STEVE KING (GUEST): I'm pretty comfortable with this. I mean I am at peace in my soul with this. And I'm confident that what I have done has been true and right and just and honest. And a bunch of those folks over there, you know, I don't condemn anybody, especially not to eternity. But I'm really comfortable standing before God and answering to all of this. And if I were in anybody else's soul I would not be.

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[Rep. Kevin McCarthy] has decided to believe the New York Times over Steve King.

Related:

House votes to reject white supremacy after Steve King's comments

Previously:

On CNN, former GOP representative equates Steve King's white nationalism to Maxine Waters' call to hold Trump officials accountable for family separations 

Republican Rep. Steve King embraced white supremacy, and the media had no idea how to cover it​

Steve King twice promoted a white supremacist, anti-Semitic, Holocaust-denying website on Twitter​

Fox & Friends discussed a razor ad 24 times more than it discussed Steve King this morning

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