Investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson, known for her work investigating the Fast and Furious gunwalking scandal and Benghazi, has chosen to leave CBS:
I have resigned from CBS.
— Sharyl Attkisson (@SharylAttkisson) March 10, 2014
But why would she ever choose to leave
such a respected a mainstream media outlet like CBS? Via Politico:
Attkisson, who has been with CBS News for two decades, had grown frustrated with what she saw as the network’s liberal bias, an outsized influence by the network’s corporate partners and a lack of dedication to investigative reporting, several sources said. She increasingly felt like her work was no longer supported and that it was a struggle to get her reporting on air.
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