NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt and Meet the Press host Kristen Welker are set to moderate (along with talk show host Hugh Hewitt) the third Republican primary debate on November 8 and, as NewsBusters warned before the NBC moderators were chosen, GOP voters should expect hostile questions that push a left-wing agenda and are hostile to conservatives and their policy positions.
MRC founder and President L.Brent Bozell challenged Holt and Welker in this letter.
In September, Welker took over Meet the Press moderating duties from Chuck Todd. To help Welker’s first episode, former President Donald Trump agreed to appear. In return, he faced the usual liberal fact-checking interruptions, especially when answering questions about abortion.
Here’s a montage of Holt and Walker via NewsBusters Media Editor Bill D’Agostino:
Several times, Welker tried to quiet Trump’s charge that Democrats favor abortion right up to birth. “Democrats aren’t sayin …