The false premise at the heart of Sean Hannity’s GOP abortion strategy
Sean Hannity is a Republican Party operative with close ties to Donald Trump and other Republican leaders, and with the approval of the network’s executives, he explicitly uses his Fox News show as a platform to help its candidates win elections. So his Tuesday night meltdown, in which he blamed the GOP’s string of defeats that day to its unpopular opposition to abortion rights, bears careful scrutiny.
Hannity put his finger on what he considered the problem as results rolled in showing a series of Democratic victories.
“Democrats are trying to scare...