We expect Katie and all interviewers to ask tough questions of their guests. Questions that at least are based on fact, not ones that are repeating G
We expect Katie and all interviewers to ask tough questions of their guests. Questions that at least are based on fact, not ones that are repeating GOP talking points. Download -WMP Download -QT (rough transcript)
Katie: Hey, wait a second. Democrats took-Democrats took money from Abramoff too, Mr. Dean.
Howard: That is absolutely false. That did not happen. Not one dime of money from Jack Abramoff went to any Democrat at any time.
Katie: According to the CRP, Abramoff and his associates gave 3 million dollars to republicans and 1.5 million to democrats...
Katie: We'll obviously have to look into that and clarify that to our viewers at a later date...
Yes Katie, I hope you'll do that. I hope you will actually get the story right.
Think Progress: "Katie then cited a Center for Responsive Politics study as her evidence, but a look at CRP's website (here and here) show that Democrats accepted no money from Abramoff."