Chuck Todd on MTP does not ask Bernie Sanders about FBI investigation of wife for $10-mil bank fraud

Chuck Todd occupies a singular position in broadcast journalism: host of the oldest program in the history of American television.  Yesterday, he did something that must have Tim Russert, Lawrence Spivak, and Martha Rountree spinning in their graves.  He hosted Bernie Sanders, arguably the leader of the American electoral left, and did not ask him about the FBI investigation of his wife for suspected $10-million bank fraud, nor about reports that he and his wife are lawyering up. Stephen Miller tweeted: Oh weird... Chuck Todd has Bernie Sanders on and doesn't question him about being under FBI investigation. — Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) June 25, 2017 I am sorry: this is pretending that a potentially huge story does not exist, presumably to spare Sanders fans the pain of discovering that their idol might not be quite the idealist they supposed he was.  The guy who once lived in a shack...(Read Full Post)