July 20, 2016

Déjà Vu: Media Blasts “Obscure” Political Loser Katie McGinty

Pennsylvania senate candidate Katie McGinty may be new to the national political scene, but members of the media have apparently seen enough to offer some pretty grim analysis of her candidacy.

In response a CSPAN anchor asking, “Who is Katie McGinty?” on Tuesday, National Journal senate reporter Andrea Drusch detailed McGinty’s fourth-place primary finish in her only previous campaign and emphasized how “obscure” and unknown the Democratic Party establishment’s pick for a battleground senate seat is.

Drusch is the second national reporter in recent weeks to skewer McGinty; MSNBC senior reporter Andrea Mitchell had an even more devastating assessment in June, flat-out calling McGinty a “terrible candidate”: