Associated Press Fires Journalists Over Erroneous Terry McAuliffe Report
Posted: 10/22/2013 | By: Micheal Calderone | Huffington Post
The Associated Press has fired a reporter and editor over an erroneous Oct. 9 report
that Virginia gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe lied to an
investigator in a federal fraud case, according to sources familiar with
The AP retracted the article in question roughly an hour and a half after publication, and last week, suspended its author, veteran political reporter Bob Lewis.