Sen. Josh Hawley’s (R-MO) online interview with Washington Post reporter Cat Zakrzewski took a contentious turn when she asked him about his objection to certifying the 2020 election, and he retorted that she shouldn’t try to cancel or silence him.
“Senator, we’re hosting you here,” was Zakrzewki’s memorable reply.
Hawley, along with Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), was one of the Republican Senators who voted against certifying President Joe Biden’s electoral college win against former President Donald Trump, and was one of the most vocal proponents of the efforts to challenge the election.
“Do you believe that Biden is the legitimately elected President of the United States?” Zakrzewski asked Hawley point-blank.
“I do,” said Hawley, giving the correct answer — but then he