WH Pooler Throws Colleague Under Bus

By Betsy Rothstein Comment

TIPS FROM THE POOL…INTO THE DEEP END


Politico‘s new White House reporter Donovan Slack issued the following Pool Reports this weekend. She also had a correction in which she placed blame where it was due, but was it necessary?

“Thanks to fellow pooler Alan Fram of AP, also spotted in audience: Sen Kent Conrad (D-ND) and Rep Tom Price (R-GA). And for Brady Bunch fans, Florence Henderson was also there.”

Exactly 14 minutes later came a correction. Couldn’t she have just written … In the previous Pool Report? Apparently not: “WH says info from AP’s Alan Fram was incorrect: Rep Tom Price was NOT at the reception.”

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