The editor of the Washington Post is confident that they would’ve covered the Clinton administration the same way they’re covering Trump. All you can do is shake your head. Are these guys comedians or self-deceiving clowns? You decide…
The Washington Examiner reports – The editor of the Washington Post, which staffed up its White House team to cover the new administration, said the paper would have covered a Hillary Rodham Clinton presidency with the same intensity as it has President Trump.
Cheered by journalists at a media roundtable in California late Tuesday, Marty Baron also said that despite some criticism, the Post is doing its job, not acting as the opposition.
“I just look at it as a new administration that we should be covering as aggressively, as energetically as possible. If Hillary Clinton were in the White House, we would be doing the very same thing,” he said at the Code Media conference.
“I don’t see us as the opposition party to the administration,” he said, and added, “The way I view it is, we’re not at war with the administration, we’re at work. We’re doing our jobs.”
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