Friday, October 31, 2008
DRUDGE: Obama Kicks Unfriendly Reporters Off His Plane
Matt Drudge just broke a story on the Obama campaign and how they deal with media members who do not fall in line. Reporters for the New York Post, the Washington Times and the Dallas Morning News, all of which endorsed McCain for President, have been tossed off the plane to make room for reporters from publications that are more friendly to the campaign. This news should be a warning signal to the news media regarding how an Obama administration will handle the media. Washington Times Executive Editor John Solomon said, "This feels like the journalistic equivalent of redistributing the wealth."
Posted by Jason Tolbert at Friday, October 31, 2008