All eyes were on the heated exchange between CNN's Jake Tapper and Trump Senior Advisor Stephen Miller on Sunday morning's State of the Union, when Tapper was eventually forced to eject Miller from his show after almost 13 straight minutes of refusing to answer questions and attempting to railroad the conversation.
After Tapper abruptly ended an interview with Miller, accusing him of "wasting viewers' time" by not answering his questions, Miller refused several requests to leave the set and security was called to escort him from the building, the Business Insider reported Monday citing two unnamed sources.
Comments between White House senior adviser Stephen Miller and CNN's Jake Tapper on Sunday have been revealed.
Miller called Tapper "condescending" and "snide", and accused CNN of engaging in "negative anti-Trump hysterical coverage" and "spectacularly embarrassing false reporting".
"I get it, there's one viewer that you care about right now and you're being obsequious.to please him", Tapper said as Miller continued to speak and attempt to reiterate his talking points.
The accusation appears in Michael Wolff's new book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House. Whenever this happened, Tapper said that Miller was not answering the question he was asked and cut him off. After Tapper cut the interview short, Donald Trump made a decision to chime [VIDEO] in on social media.
"You should be ashamed of yourself", an angry Miller replied.
Miller soon took a swipe at CNN, saying, "your network has been going 24/7 with all this salacious coverage and I know that it brings a lot of you guys a lot of joy in trying to stick the knife in".
"Like many things CNN says, this story has the most important virtue of all CNN stories, of being not true", Miller told Carlson. "You don't have sourcing, so how much should I believe?"
"When you worked, Elise, for other presidents and the State Department, we would actually send people that worked for the United States of America on Sunday shows to send messages to friends and enemies alike across the globe", Scarborough said.
Jake Tapper: Thank you, Stephen.
UPDATE: Miller's boss approves of the interview. "Watch the hatred and unfairness of this CNN flunky!" he said in a later tweet. Miller, who first came into the spotlight defending facts during the Duke lacrosse scandal, began the interview, saying that the book contained incorrect information and misrepresented the president's intellect and competency.