Obama Town Hall Questioners Were Campaign Backers
Updated 7:02 p.m.
By Garance Franke-Ruta, Washington Post
President Obama has promised to change the way the government does business, but in at least one respect he is ... stocking his town hall Thursday with supporters whose soft... questions provided openings to discuss his preferred message of the day.
Read it all here.
Note that the Post claims simultaneously that Obama is "...taking a page from the Bush playbook..." but that Obama's questions are "... far from planted...". I thought that this article was supposed to be relatively straight was news, not slanted commentary. At the same time that Bush is condemned for this practice, the Odiot is given a free pass -- aargh!