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|Fox News Ordered Staff to Slant News Against Climate Change|
Alex Eichler - Atlantic Wire
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On Wednesday, the liberal watchdog site Media Matters published an email from Bill Sammon, Washington managing editor of Fox News, in which Sammon urged the network’s reporters and producers not to refer to climate change “without IMMEDIATELY pointing out that such theories are based upon data that critics have called into question.”
The email, dated December 8, 2009, was sent around the same time as the Climategate scandal and the Copenhagen climate summit.
This story comes only days after Media Matters leaked another Sammon email, this one encouraging Fox News staffers to use the term “government option” instead of “public option” when discussing health care reform.
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