Attacking The Press Is An Old But Useful Campaign Tactic
Attacking the press is one of the oldest tactics in the political handbook, but different candidates are using it to different ends.By Sebastian Martinez | October 12, 2015
Attacking the press, sometimes literally, is an old tactic for politicians. (Video via CBS)
"They distort the system, as it was supposed to work," Ben Carson said at the National Press Club. (Video via C-SPAN)
Especially presidential candidates from both parties, who've been doing it liberally during this campaign cycle.