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Kerry’s Gaffe, a Gop Worry?

Katie Couric this morning was trying so hard to stick all of the scrutiny on Bush that even Kerry’s gaffe is a potential Bush problem, as she insisted to Tim Russert:

“I want to ask you about Senator Kerry making those comments after a speech to the AFL-CIO in Chicago when he thought he was off-mic and off-camera. Let’s take a quick listen and then discuss it.” [Kerry remarks]

“The chairman of the Bush re-election campaign said this was behavior unbecoming a presidential candidate. They have to be careful, don’t they, because President Bush and Vice President Cheney were caught when they thought they were off-mic discussing New York Times reporter Adam Clymer in less than flattering terms, right?”

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...


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