Lewandowski told by Fox Business host he was being 'a little slurry' during interview

Former Trump campaign manager Corey LewandowskiCorey R. LewandowskiHow Trump can win reelection: Focus on Democrats, not himself Trump Jr. distances from Bannon group, says he attended 'single' event Bannon, three others charged with defrauding donors of 'We Build The Wall' campaign MORE was asked by a Fox Business Network host on air if he had drunk "a little merlot with dinner" and was told he sounded "a little slurry."
 
The interaction took place as Lewandowski appeared on the network to talk about the latest news from the ongoing impeachment inquiry by House Democrats.
 
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In the midst of her interview, the host, Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, paused and sporting an inquisitive look, asked, "Corey? Did you have a little merlot with dinner?" 
 
"No. Should I have?" Lewandowski replied, with a smile. 

"You sound a little slurry, you sound a little 'Biden-esque' " she responded. 

The interview ended not long thereafter with Kennedy jokingly taking a large gulp of coffee. 
 
"Thank you Corey. Great to have you," she said, as laughter could be heard in the studio. 
 
"Maybe a cup of coffee," she also joked. 

Lewandowski has been seen as a potential challenger to Sen. Jeanne ShaheenCynthia (Jeanne) Jeanne ShaheenSenate Democrats introduce bill to sanction Russians over Taliban bounties Trump-backed candidate wins NH GOP Senate primary to take on Shaheen Democratic senator urges Trump to respond to Russian aggression MORE (D-N.H.), though he appeared to signal he may instead steer his efforts to reelecting Trump. 

"As much as I think I would be a great fighter for the people of New Hampshire, and one U.S. senator can make a difference, it is my priority to make sure the president of United States is reelected," Lewandowski said this month on "New Hampshire Today with Jack Heath."