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Video of Sen. McSally allegedly calling CNN reporter a ‘liberal hack’ goes viral ahead of impeachment trial

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TUCSON - People across Twitter are voicing their opinions after a video capturing Sen. Martha McSally of Arizona responding to a reporter's question about the impeachment trial was posted on social media Thursday.

In the video, CNN reporter Manu Raju is observed asking the senator if the Senate should consider new evidence as part of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

The video then shows McSally responding to Raju, stating "You're a liberal hack. I'm not talking to you. You're a liberal hack."

Raju posted McSally's response on Twitter at 8:22 a.m. As of 10:11 a.m., the post has received 5,900 comments, 6,287 retweets and 20,419 likes.

Shortly after the initial post, McSally responded to Raju and posted the video of the altercation.

Her response has received 3,818 retweets, 12,234 likes and 11,000 comments as of 10:12 a.m.

Anthony Victor Reyes

Anthony Victor Reyes is the lead digital content producer at News 4 Tucson. The award-winning journalist previously worked as a community reporter in Jasper County, Iowa.

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