The Stephanopoulos Verdict: Nothing Less Than Williams Got

“His blatantly partisan questioning when he interviewed Schweizer on ABC’s Sunday morning news program bore a striking resemblance to the content of the attack on Schweizer and his book launched by John Podesta, chairman of the 2016 Hillary Clinton for President Campaign, a few weeks earlier. With the looming presidential race and the subject of

Rieder: Why Stephanopoulos Flap Matters

Regardless, there is no way he should allow himself — or be allowed — to deal in any way with a contest in which Hillary Clinton is the overwhelming favorite to become the Democratic candidate for president. Exhibit A of why that is the case came on April 26, when Stephanopoulos aggressively grilled Peter Schweizer, author of the

Schweizer: Stephanopoulos, ABC Have Not Fully Disclosed Clinton Ties

Fact-driven, fair, aggressive journalism animates American politics. As an investigative journalist, I am accustomed to asking tough questions. When I publish, I expect tough questions in turn, That’s not what ABC News This Week host and chief anchor George Stephanopoulos delivered when he interviewed me about my new book on the Clinton Foundation last month. There’s a reason. Though Stephanopoulos belatedly disclosed$75,000 in

George Stephanopoulos Makes a Passive-Aggressive Non-Apology for Clinton Donation

“… It is hard to argue that asking tough questions of a charity’s critic on the air—as Stephanopoulos did last month with Schweizer, whose much-publicized book Clinton Cash has been the target of war room-level pushback from Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign—without bothering to mention that you’ve donated to that charity, is anything other than a serious breach of

ABC Faces Credibility Crisis Over Stephanopoulos Donations

“… Peter Schweizer, author of “Clinton Cash,” a book that traces the public involvement of organizations that have donated to the Clinton Foundation, said Friday that Stephanopoulos’ donations “highlight precisely the lack of transparency and cronyism that I report on.” Stephanopoulos interviewed Schweizer recently on the Sunday public affairs program “This Week” without revealing the donations.

George Stephanopoulos on the ‘Daily Show’: Clinton Foundation Donors ‘Hope’ for Benefits

“In defending himself today over the news that he had donated $75,000 to the Clinton Foundation over three years, ABC News Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos spoke of his support for the charity’s work on global AIDS prevention and deforestation. He made the contributions for the “best reasons,” he said. Such motives would distinguish him from all

Stephanopoulos Bows Out of GOP Debate After Failing to Disclose Clinton Foundation Donations

“… In his interview with Politico, Stephanopoulos apologized profusely for not disclosing his contributions, including during an interview last month with Peter Schweizer, whose book Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich investigates donations made to the Clinton Foundation by foreign groups. Schweizer Thursday accused Stephanopoulos of

George Stephanopoulos Discloses $75,000 Contribution to Clinton Foundation

“ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos has given $75,000 to the Clinton Foundation in recent years, charitable contributions that he did not publicly disclose while reporting on the Clintons or their nonprofit organization, the On Media blog has learned. In 2012, 2013 and 2014, Stephanopoulos made $25,000 donations to the 501 nonprofit founded by former