It looks like liberals and progressives love disclosure and conflict-of-interest stories about conservatives, but not when it comes back to bite them. In light of recent controversies, such as ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos’ failure to disclose tens of thousands of dollars in donations to the Clinton Foundation AND the Clinton Foundation’s lack of self-awareness to report 1,100 Canadian donors, there’s another one to add to this list:
- Newsweek and Kurt Eichenwald
Newsweek published a story written by Eichenwald, which blasted an internal medicine certification organization. But, as facts start to come to the surface (imagine that!), it is becoming clearer that Eichenwald did not disclose that his wife was an internist. Blogger Peter M. Heimlich has more on the controversy.