Trump slams Fox News' Ed Henry, praises Mark Levin for interview on whistleblower complaint

Trump slams Fox News' Ed Henry, praises Mark Levin for interview on whistleblower complaint
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpFederal prosecutor speaks out, says Barr 'has brought shame' on Justice Dept. Former Pence aide: White House staffers discussed Trump refusing to leave office Progressive group buys domain name of Trump's No. 1 Supreme Court pick MORE slammed Fox News host Ed Henry in a series of tweets and retweets Sunday, praising conservative talk radio host Mark LevinMark Reed LevinTrump dismisses climate change role in fires, says Newsom needs to manage forest better Barr: The left 'believes in tearing down the system' Tennessee primary battle turns nasty for Republicans MORE for defending Trump's call with Ukraine's president in an interview with Henry. 

Trump tweeted, "So great Mark!" in response to a Mediaite article that referenced Levin's back-and-forth with the "Fox & Friends" host. 

Henry asked Levin repeatedly if he thought Trump's ask to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky was "OK," eventually leading Levin to respond by saying "your question is not honest."

Levin rerouted the conversation back to the corruption allegations against former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenFormer Pence aide: White House staffers discussed Trump refusing to leave office Progressive group buys domain name of Trump's No. 1 Supreme Court pick Bloomberg rolls out M ad buy to boost Biden in Florida MORE in Ukraine, saying the vice president is the one who "did something illegal."

The conservative radio host defended the president's call with Zelensky asking what was wrong if Trump inquired about Biden during the call.

“So what he asked about Joe Biden?” Levin said. “Is he not allowed to ask about Joe Biden?"

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The House initiated an impeachment inquiry into the president following the release of a transcript conversation of the call, revealing Trump asked Zelensky to "look into" Biden. 

The president retweeted more than a dozen posts praising Levin for calling out Henry.