Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich told Fox News’ Sean Hannity Monday night that calls for an investigation into claims that the Russian government hacked the U.S. election is “as stupid as anything I’ve seen the left try.”
“Think about it. Barack Obama’s now saying that his administration was so incompetent that they stood around sucking their thumb while the Russians snuck in and hacked into an American election because of the utter incompetence of the Obama defense system,” Gingrich said on Hannity’s show. “Now, I don’t know why one would want to go make that case.”
Gingrich added that he does not believe the claims of Russian hacking had any effect on the outcome of the election, but Trump’s victory was instead a choice of the American people.
“I don’t believe that the Russians carried Pennsylvania. I think Donald Trump did,” the former Speaker said. “I don’t think that the Russians carried Wisconsin… I don’t think the Russians carried Michigan. Donald Trump did. The problem the left has is they cannot come to grips with the reality that the American people are turning against them, that the American people defeated them, and frankly, if the election were held today, the margin would be even bigger.”
Gingrich’s interview can be seen below:
JOIN THE MOVEMENT to SAVE THE NATIONAL ANTHEM
Please join the thousands of DML readers who have purchased a bumper sticker. CLICK HERE.
If you would like to receive Breaking News text alerts on a smartphone or tablet, download the DML APP which is completely FREE and easy to use. Go to the Google Play Store or the IOS App Store and search for DML APP. Be sure to keep the app’s notifications setting on. Another way to receive alerts is to text to 40404 the following message: follow @realdennislynch (be sure to put a space between the word follow and the @ symbol).
To see more stories like this, sign up below for Dennis Michael Lynch’s email newsletter.
Sign up to get breaking news alerts from Dennis Michael Lynch.
It’s Official! Trump Announces His Choice For Secretary Of State