ProPublica Fires Back at Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin Blasting Them: ‘We Believe in Evidence’

 

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin posted a video of himself going on a rant against ProPublica for teaming up with the Louisville Courier-Journal on an investigative project. Bevin accused ProPublica of harboring gross liberal bias, pointed to some of their funders (including “George ‘I Hate America’ Soros”), and accused the Courier-Journal of giving up on objectivity.

This was before a single word of the joint investigative report was written.

ProPublica fired back in a tweetstorm defending themselves and noting previous critical reporting on Bevin from the Courier-Journal:

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