Not Even Nixon Tried to Control the Media Like Obama

Penny Starr: Following a testy exchange during Wednesday’s briefing with White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs, veteran White House correspondent Helen Thomas told that not even Richard Nixon tried to control the press the way President Obama is trying to control the press.

Gibbs then had an exchange involving Reid and Thomas that went as follows: Read the testy exchange.

Obama has been telling the media what questions to ask him from the beginning of his campaign. We all seen it in Obama’s townhall meeting!


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One comment on “Not Even Nixon Tried to Control the Media Like Obama

  1. I believe he is doing a better job of controlling the media than Nixon. Wonder if Nixon would be impressed?

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