Elisabeth Hasselbeck Returns to ‘The View,’ Immediately Tangles With Hosts Over Trump and Coronavirus

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Returns to ‘The View,’ Immediately Tangles With Hosts Over Trump and Coronavirus

Elisabeth Hasselbeck made her return to The View on Wednesday and picked up right where she left off in 2013—arguing with liberal co-host Joy Behar, this time about the Trump administration’s much-criticized response to the coronavirus outbreak.

“We’re on the very front end of this right now, and I feel comfortable and confident that because of strong leadership,” she said before getting cut off by the rest of the table.

“Where’s the strong leadership?” Behar wondered aloud while Hostin also questioned Hasselbeck.

“Well, he’s actually proposing middle-class tax halt right now,” the former Fox host said of President Donald Trump’s stimulus proposals.

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Justin Baragona

Justin Baragona

Justin Baragona is the founder/publisher of Contemptor and a contributor to The Daily Beast. He was previously the Cable News Correspondent for Mediaite and prior to starting Contemptor, he worked on the editorial staff of PoliticusUSA. During that time, he had his work quoted by USA Today and BBC News, among others. Justin began his published career as a political writer for 411Mania. He resides in St. Louis, MO with his wife and pets.