More Crony Media? Hacked Clinton Emails Show CNBC Host John Harwood Constantly Complimenting Hillary

Generally I like John Harwood. But this is disappointing and goes way beyond just “bias.” Regardless of what one feels about Clinton’s chief rival this is not appropriate for a journalist.

(From Mediaite)

The hacked emails fromHillary Clinton campaign manager John Podestareleased by WikiLeaks Monday reveal that CNBC anchor and Republican primary debate moderatorJohn Harwood had a habit of reaching out to the campaign to offer unsolicited compliments.

Shortly after the Clinton email controversy first broke, Harwood sent an email to Podesta and another Clinton staffer with the subject line “FYI.” In it was the text of a tweet that he had sent downplaying the scandal.

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