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´Non-Partisan´ Magazine Hired
Dem Lobbyist ´Media Specialist´
to Get Obama Interview

Weekly Standard, by Daniel Halper

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 2/21/2013 10:02:48 PM

Author Steve Brill claims that the New Republic magazine hired Democratic lobbyist "media specialist" Anita Dunn to help secure an Oval Office interview with President Barack Obama. The magazine ran the interview, which was in part conducted by former Obama campaign aide Chris Hughes, who now owns and publishes the New Republic, on the cover of their re-launch issue earlier this year. "Brill said that Hughes told him Anita Dunn, Obama´s former communications official whose firm, SKD Knickerbocker, was doing publicity for the magazine´s relaunch, had helped The New Republic

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These leftists are really something else. They think we are all so stupid.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cincinnati whig, 2/22/2013 1:59:49 AM     (No. 9190063)

non-partisan? New Republic has failed to endorse the Democrat nominee for President exactly once, in 1980. That was the year they endorsed John Anderson... and Eugene McCarthy endorsed Ronald Reagan.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/22/2013 6:46:03 AM     (No. 9190193)

Axelrod,Gibbs and Rosen have all gotten spots in the MSM outlets and they are pure obama operatives.Then you has media matters advising a government office and little price was paid for that.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ross MacLochness, 2/22/2013 7:37:08 AM     (No. 9190263)

OK, so they bought an interview. Gave a crony some gas money to spread around. Happens all the time with tabloids. Do we really expect The New Republic to be better behaved than the News of the World?

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