Press Soft on Clinton?….In Which Universe?

PRESS SOFT ON CLINTON?….IN WHICH UNIVERSE?….Howard Kurtz on the failings of the national press corps:

The press performance in covering this tightly disciplined administration has been far from perfect, especially on Iraq. But it’s worth remembering that during the Clinton years, it was conservatives who saw the media as being embarrassingly soft on the White House.

Well, yes, conservatives did say that. But Howard, you’re a columnist: shouldn’t you tell us whether you think they were right? After all, a veritable mountain of evidence suggests just the opposite, doesn’t it?

Support the Washington Monthly and get a FREE subscription