Scarborough Calls on Defense Secretary Esper to 'Resign' if He Was Used as 'Political Plot' for Trump Church Photo-Op

Wednesday, MSNBC “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough urged Defense Secretary Mark Esper to resign if he was used as a “political plot” when law enforcement officers reportedly used force to move protesters from Lafayette Square on Monday for President Donald Trump’s photo-op at St. John’s Church.

Leftists Rage over President Trump's Church Walk: Trump Is a 'Fascist'

Prominent leftists on Monday raged over President Trump’s walk to St. John’s Episcopal Church after authorities cleared out protesters in the area around Lafayette Park, accusing the president of having demonstrators “viciously attacked” for a “photo op” and deeming him a “fascist.”

MSNBC's Haake Near White House as St. John's Church Burns: 'This Is Still Peaceful Protesters'

Sunday just moments before a curfew went into effect in Washington, D.C., MSNBC’s Garrett Haake reacted to President Donald Trump’s tweet proclaiming, “FAKE NEWS!” Haake offered viewers an on-the-ground assessment of Lafayette Square near the north side of the White