Dressed in pearls and a blood-red pantsuit, The View’s conservative co-host Meghan McCain arrived fired up and ready to go for the show’s special guest on Wednesday morning, former FBI Director James Comey.
“I think maybe J. Edgar Hoover is rolling over in his grave at the things you’re revealing,” McCain said Wednesday.
“It doesn’t seem like something the director of the FBI — why are you laughing?” she continued, stopping to confront co-host Whoopi Goldberg.
“I don’t think of it as a tell-all. It’s a whole lot more than the stories that are in the last few chapters of the book,” he said. “It’s about mistakes I have made, things I’m very much ashamed of, I did when I was younger.
It’s a story about portions of my life to try to tell a story. It has no classified information or sensitive information, and I know that because I wrote it and the FBI reviewed it. Hoover would probably say you followed the rules.”