Conservative media figures leap to Trump’s defense
NEW YORK — Conservative media figures leaped to Donald Trump’s defense with apocalyptic language Thursday, claiming the former president was being unfairly persecuted by a Manhattan grand jury’s indictment and predicting his 2024 bid for the White House would get a boost from his perceived martyrdom.
“This is totally unacceptable and a disgrace to this country,” said Fox News Channel host Jesse Watters.
“This is repulsive,” said Fox’s Sean Hannity, three days after he interviewed Trump on his show. “This is a disgusting political hit job the likes of which we have never seen in this country anymore.”
“It’s insane,” said Newsm …