Meghan McCain to NYT Reporters: ‘Hatchet Job’ Kavanaugh Story Is Why ‘People Mistrust the Media’

Following the New York Times’ significant update and correction to a story that contained a new sexual-misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, Times reporters Robin Pogrebin and Kate Kelly appeared Tuesday on The View to discuss the controversy around the handling of the report, which was excerpted from their new book.

Unsurprisingly, they faced the wrath of conservative co-host Meghan McCain, who took the opportunity to portray the story as a “hatchet job” that will only embolden the public’s distrust of the media.

Echoing outrage from Republicans and right-wing media, McCain kicked off the interview by putting on her media-critic hat to denounce the rollout of the Times’ initial story.

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