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Inside Story (Journalistic Ethics) #778133

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 26, 2005
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jim Stewart) The debate over ethics in journalism examined in light of the administration’s admission that it paid a journalist to support President Bush’s policies; details given of payments from the Department of Health & Human Services to Maggie Gallagher†, whose column advocated Bush’s proposal for encouraging marriage; statement from Gallagher quoted. Commentator Armstrong Williams’ disclosure of his government contract earlier this month recalled. [In response to a reporter at his news conference, BUSH – denounces the practice.]

Reporter(s):
Roberts, John;
Stewart, Jim
Duration:
00:02:10

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