MSNBC First TV Net To Name TB Patient

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By Brian Comment

MSNBC was the first television network to report the name of the TB patient.

“NBC News has learned the identity of the victim,” Contessa Brewer said at 11:24am. “His name is Andrew Speaker. He’s reportedly a 31 year old personal injury attorney who works with his father in Fulton County, Georgia.”

MSNBC was beat only by WCBS radio, who had the news a few minutes earlier. Both stations beat the wire services and other media organizations…

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