Tuesday afternoon, Stephen Braun and Eileen Sullivan of the Associated Press released the results of a review of State Department appointment data that they used to make some striking claims about Hillary Clinton’s schedule as secretary of state.
The story is still that there’s no story. Matthew Yglesias again on the terrible AP Non-story…
Paul Colford, vice president and director of media relations at the Associated Press, issued a statement Wednesday afternoon defending AP’s reporting on Hillary Clinton’s meetings with Clinton Foundation donors, which has been widely criticized ( by me, for example) for some deeply misleading framing.
How the AP Spun the Story About the Clinton Foundation | Washington Monthly
The Associated Press has just shown us why it is important to be vigilant in how we consume the news as it is reported. They took some interesting information they gathered and spun it into something it wasn’t…scandalous.
AP Under Fire for Shoddy Clinton Foundation Story | BNR
The Associated Press has come under fire for a deceptive story that mischaracterizes meetings Hillary Clinton had with donors to her family foundation. Washington Monthly: The Associated Press has just shown us why it is important to be vigilant in how we consume the news as it is reported.