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Gary Pruitt who's -- head to head of the -- -- exactly that already were so we're seeing these chilling effect.
Obama on this and any anybody -- -- watch TV read to news -- that I mean the government had.
James -- cellphone numbers parents upon all the off all the numbers for Fox News in DC fox news bureau in the State Department little cubicles they have and the White House sure quarters.
Does anybody who does anybody who email James or Paul James to they have to worry as well sure.
And I think -- this however distance you'll recover from this and I think Roger Ailes is the CEO Fox News go to rip it open letter.
Absolutely and any -- all the other business for five employees a lot of we just a little bit that.
-- end here means all over the news I'm not making any kind not divulging any any company company secrets here but he did saint.
The administration's attempt to intimidate Fox News and its employees will not succeed in their excuses we'll stand either the test of law the test of decency nor the test of time.
We will not allow climate -- press intimidation unseen since the McCarthy era to frighten any of us away from the truth I ask you have you is this kind of McCarthy era kind of -- I mean is this.
To that level.
I think it is I think.
I've been I mean look -- and I think you and I both started.
That fox on day one back in 1996 and I thought I knew we felt both he would have a lot of fun and learns things and felon.
I think would ever see yourselves as the way that this the Sulzberger family for example I was up in the Pentagon papers -- are captain Graham.
For the New York Times -- captain ran it then -- the Washington -- -- with Watergate.
Yeah we've now discovered and you know a little bit we know that we collectively and James -- first and also have another producer named Michael Levine.
Yeah and for all we know and also and I in the entire operation.
Even even usually in.
Who knows not -- -- who knows.
It was -- you you know he's he's referencing his eyes really we ask them for information and well actually negative I think what's going on of this.
Completely brought over each and reprehensible and then -- it's possible with in the past with respect to EP.
Same thing implies the perspective there's just no excuse.
-- not notify a reporter under any circumstances of what.
-- -- would like you to cooperate if you don't wanna cooperate we'll get a subpoena.
Calling for a judge of -- it doesn't want to do which is that -- -- I think that.
What I have said but fortunately it never actually set to be a criminal they said -- -- -- Methods we're scaring -- -- -- -- -- statement -- it is not a crime to print classified information it is a kind of -- -- mentioned but if you get my letter written if somebody is out of area.
This has been well thought through including his case by Watergate and pentagon papers going back you know after venturing out.
So people say well look we just we've made a choice is a nation.
That we beat out the free press is part of our checks and balance system beholding to speaking -- balance on.
Answer for the government to simply say oh well we think growth -- a criminal because we think he was actually part of a conspiracy.
Did it did generate these leagues that isn't on that and by that reckoning you could put every reporter in the country in jail.
Police say he's a criminal without even a trial.
That is no investigation as far as we know that's been opened an investigation into alcohol that was a little definitely wasn't with -- he's telling that you are talking about his again.
How do you not notify somebody of their target of an apparent criminal investigation right we always get things seem to always get a target letter I mean that's the sort of his parents number was that I mean is just turn -- -- -- and the liberal and ended journalist.
Together -- -- I'm could be is again this is a lot out and -- of them or.
A complete administration -- triggered.
There's no way you can defend the administration's.
I -- I think -- David Brock for a media matters for example which is that.
How -- has -- fact exemptions kind of beyond me but yet they've set -- the administration an absolute right thing and tell me that very unique community I look at my little honor roll of liberal journalist -- includes -- This is Alex Seitz Wald from salons at the same thing it also includes -- users are aware who's a TV critic for the Baltimore Sun said that.
This is completely nixonian.
And a woman named Suzanne -- soul who was ahead of Penn.
That the free speech writers group who's who said look freedom brings it home you know you they -- -- the administration through -- and Foreign Policy Magazine.
Can't be going -- we'll -- election about three feet to the Chinese and Saudi arabians are the Armenians or whoever.
If they're doing this here so now.
They should get every reporter in the country autumn.
Really make it clear which side area and the government side are you with that with that -- -- the cops or are you with free speech the First Amendment and about a destructive.
All right but I think -- much Jim Pinkerton and you can catch him again -- on news watch.
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