TV Crush

CNN's Campbell Brown Says: Free Sarah Palin!!

9/23/2008 7:06 AM

Well said, Campbell Brown.  The McCain campaign has gone to extraordinary lengths to keep Sarah Palin away from the press.  But yesterday’s charade photo-op  at the U.N. is the last straw. 

Journalists, displeased with Sarah Palin’s efforts to restrict their access to her, are threatening not to cover her events surrounding the United Nations conference here unless they’re allowed more access…..

…the imbroglio began developing Tuesday morning when Palin’s handlers informed the small print press contingent covering her campaign that the print reporter designated to cover the events, Elizabeth Holmes of the Wall Street Journal, would not be allowed to cover the sprays [glorified photo ops].

Politico says the campaign also attempted to bar CNN from sending their editorial producer.  CNN threated to pull their cameras so the campaign has apparently backed off

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