Joe Miller alleges media conspiracy in Alaska Senate race
(Examiner) -- by Joe Newby --
Joe Miller, the GOP candidate in Alaska's Senate race, alleges that reporters at a local Alaska CBS affiliate were conspiring to lie about him in the final hours before the election.
Reporters from Alaska's KTVA called the Miller campaign and when the call failed to terminate properly, the following was captured:
FEMALE REPORTER: That’s up to you because you have the experience but that’s what I would do...I’d wait until you see who shows up because that indicates we already know something...But the station claims nothing was amiss. According to an article at KTVA's website, General Manager Jerry Bever called the recording "unfortunate" and said it did not reflect the standards of the station. He also claimed the message was garbled and taken out of context...
FEMALE REPORTER: Child molesters...
MALE REPORTER: Oh yes...Joe Miller’s...uh...get a list of people/campaign workers which one's the molester
FEMALE VOICE: You know that of all the people that will show up tonight, at least one of them will be a registered sex offender.
MALE REPORTER: We need to find that one person...
FEMALE REPORTER: The one thing we can do is ....we won’t know....we won’t know but if there is any sort of chaos whatsoever we can put out a twitter/facebook alert: saying what the... ‘Hey Joe Miller punched at rally.’
FEMALE REPORTER: Kinda like Rand Paul...I like that.
FEMALE REPORTER: That’s a good one.
But the Miller campaign is not buying the explanation, and said:
Now the media has gone from trying to create stories to openly lying. The audio was pulled directly from the voicemail message. Nothing was altered. “Everything that was recorded on my phone is what we released without change,” said Randy Desoto.For many conservatives, the incident is yet more proof that the so-called "mainstream media" is nothing more than a propaganda arm for the Democratic Party and is willing to do anything to hurt Republicans - even if it means making things up...MORE...LINK