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Media Avoids Clinton’s Statement on 2008 Staffer Harassment Allegations

Last week, the New York Times broke the story that Hillary Clinton kept an adviser on her campaign, Burns Strider, after a young female staffer told her senior staffers that Strider sexually harassed her.

In response, Clinton tweeted [1] the following:

However, there was no coverage on the websites of CNN, CBS News, ABC News or NBC News regarding Clinton’s follow-up statement. It appears no one in the media, at least in online analyses and articles, questioned whether Clinton had actually called the former female staffer.