On Thursday’s episode of “The View,” the women once again voiced their support for Spears, celebrating that the pop star was given the right to choose her own attorney and saying they hope her legal battle will be over sooner rather than later. But hosts Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg also took the opportunity to touch on Matt Gaetz’s comments regarding Spears’ father, Jamie.
Gaetz made a speech outside the Los Angeles courthouse where Spears’ conservatorship hearing took place on Wednesday, calling Jamie Spears a “d—” and a grifter. And that’s where Behar took specific issue.
“This is someone who’s been pedaling the Big Lie for support. He certainly knows what a grifter looks like,