‘Moral Posturing’: Jake Tapper and Chris Wallace Air Disagreements Over Booking ‘Big Lie’ Republicans
CNN’s Jake Tapper and Fox News Chris Wallace are at odds over Sunday show booking policies in Politico’s Playbook newsletter this Friday morning. The differing positions — and Tapper’s critical response to Wallace’s stance — neatly illustrate the rivalry between two giants of cable news journalism.
At issue is the practice of interviewing Republican guests who have promoted election fraud conspiracies, one which Tapper spoke out about on the New York Times podcast Sway, hosted by Kara Swisher.
“It’s not a policy, but it’s a philosophy where I just don’t want to deal with it,” Tapper said, adding “There’s about a...