“Morning Joe” producers ran a supercut of Sanders and outgoing national security adviser H.R. McMaster repeatedly contradicting one another on the Trump administration’s policy toward Russia following 2016 election interference and the poisoning of a former spy in Britain.
“Here we have one more example of Sarah Huckabee Sanders lying, and we’ve been talking about what the president’s been doing over the past week has not been skirting issues,” Scarborough said. “He’s been lying outright about Amazon, he’s been lying about the Washington Post, he’s been lying about Russia, he’s lying about McMaster, now you have, of course, Sarah Huckabee Sanders — two lies there.”
“Donald Trump also — it’s just saying we’ll find out later whether this man is an enemy or not to the United States, when he’s interfered with our democracy, he’s attacking our closest ally, the one we’ve always had a special relationship with, killing people on British soil?” Scarborough said. “I mean, what exactly does this man have to do in Syria with Iran, in great Britain, in Ukraine, across the world for Donald Trump to realize that he’s not his friend?”