Good news for Trump: Journalists throw cash at Clinton
Donald Trump has made “the media” into a scapegoat for what has been a brutal stretch of his campaign. As it turns out, he might not be entirely crazy.
To hear Trump tell it, the journalists behind a recent slew of stories in which women have come forward with allegations of Trump’s sexual misconduct are all part of a widespread conspiracy. On Monday, however, Trump received a sliver of vindication: Journalists have almost entirely supported the Hillary Clinton campaign with their donations, according to a new study from the Center for Public Integrity.
“About 430 people who work in journalism have, through August, combined to give about $ 382,000 to the Democratic nominee,” wrote Dave Levinthal and Michael Beckel in a blog post accompanying the study. Read more…