Is Getting Personal the Same as Probing Character?

June 2000
Nieman Reports;Summer2000, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p13
Discusses the debate over the press coverage of personal information about a political candidate in the United States. Contention about the lack of relevance of those issues; Why the press failed to emphasize the relationship of Gennifer Flowers with U.S. President Bill Clinton in his presidential campaign; Importance of exploring the character of a candidate's relationship with his peers.


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