Wayne Slater, a political writer for the Dallas Morning News, published a widely read article which outlines areas of Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis’ personal life that Davis has “blurred,” according to the story (had the subject of the article been a Republican, the word “blurred” may well have become “lied”).
A couple points of order before we get to Davis’ reaction:
1) The Dallas Morning News reporter is most certainly not a conservative:
2) Regardless of the reporter’s political leanings, he claims to have had no contact with the Greg Abbott campaign while preparing the article:
With those things in mind, here’s Wendy Davis spinning Slater’s Dallas Morning News article as some kind of “dirty trick” from the Abbott campaign:
Nice try, but that’s a hard sell:
In spite of the facts, many in the media continue to assist Davis in her false spin that the Dallas Morning News expose is a “right wing attack”: