Monday, March 26, 2012

So Much For Media Objectivity In Wisconsin

25 Journalists Signed Walker Recall Petition -- Don Surber

So much for objectivity by Gannett Wisconsin Media in reporting the attempt to recall Republican Governor Scott Walker.

The chain sheepishly announced over the weekend that, well, 25 of its 223 news employees signed the anti-Walker petition.

From Kevin Corrado, president and publisher of the Green Bay Press-Gazette: “In this politically charged climate, Wisconsin residents have gotten caught up in state politics with an intensity not seen in decades. It’s an issue this newspaper has covered extensively, including Sunday, when the Gannett Wisconsin Media Investigative Team broke a story exposing 29 circuit court judges who signed the petitions to recall Gov. Scott Walker.”


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My Comment: Oops .... indeed.

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