On Sunday, Fox News host Chris Wallace called out President Donald Trump’s economic adviser Larry Kudlow after he violated the Hatch Act after trying to sneak in a campaign speech during an interview.
Wallace asked Kudlow about Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s speech alleging that the tax code is made to benefit millionaires and billionaires.
“I don’t understand in general… what planet they are describing,” Kudlow said. “The United States economy is booming.”
Wallace attempted to interrupt, but Kudlow continued talking.
“These are factual issues!” Kudlow exclaimed. “I understand that there is a political spin. But these are factual, measurable areas. And I do not understand their narrative. We are in a strong prosperity.”
“Let me interrupt your campaign speech,” Wallace chuckled.
“It’s not a campaign speech!” Kudlow shouted. “I’m citing facts and figures!”
The Hatch Act, which prevents federal employees from campaigning.
Watch the exchange below via Fox News.
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