“That’s par for the course, and I remember going into it and someone said to me that the test for if your speech is successful will be if MSNBC shows any of it,” he said. “If it’s a bomb, they’ll cut to it so people can see that it’s a bomb. If it’s successful, they won’t cover a second of it. So the fact that they didn’t cover any of it I actually think is a positive thing.”
But as for these attacks, the former Alabama congressman explained being under fire from the left isn’t anything for him.
“It’s not new to me to be under attack from the liberal media and liberal commentators,” Davis said. “That’s been a recurrent theme for my time in politics.”