FOX: McCain Lashes
In opening sentences, CNN’s article has McCain simply denying the assertions. Fox uses much stronger wording:
CNN: Sen. John McCain on Thursday denied assertions published in The New York Times that he once had a close relationship with a female lobbyist whose clients had business before his Senate committee.
Fox: Joined by wife Cindy, John McCain lashed out Thursday at a new report in The New York Times that revisits the Republican presidential candidate’s relationship with a female lobbyist, and rebuked the paper for spreading false rumors. … McCain called a press conference in
, to slam the paper for embellishing his committee activities on Iseman’s behalf. Toledo, Ohio
The pictures also show different tones of McCain’s reaction with Fox showing him to be more forceful in his denial.
CNN (CNN photo)
FOX (AP photo)