“While we’re denouncing, let me ask you about QAnon,” Guthrie said, following up. “It is this theory that Democrats are pedophile ring and that you are the savior of that. Can you once and for all denounce QAnon in its entirety?”
“I don’t know anything about QAnon,” Trump claimed, notably refusing to denounce the extremists group.
“I just told you.”
“What you told me is not necessarily fact. I know they are very much against pedophilia, they fight it very hard,” Trump said, seemingly defending the conspiracy group instead of condemning it.
“They believe it is a satanic cult run by the deep state!” Guthrie proclaimed.
“Republican Senator Ben Sasse said, quote, ‘QAnon is nuts and real leaders call conspiracy theories conspiracy theories.’ Why not say it’s crazy and not true?” Guthrie pressed.
“I just don’t know about QAnon,” Trump said, dodging again.