Yesterday a gang of reporters at the Washington Post, including Ellen Nakashima, released an article that Rudy Giuliani claims is totally false. This is not the first time Nakashima was behind dirty false hit pieces on conservatives.
Here is the lead paragraph for the Washington Post’s piece written at least in part by Nakashima on Rudy Giuliani:
The FBI warned Rudolph W. Giuliani in late 2019 that he was the target of a Russian influence operation aimed at circulating falsehoods intended to damage President Biden politically ahead of last year’s election, according to people familiar with the matter.
From the start we can see a problem in this piece because it’s referencing “people familiar with the matter” and not giving any kind of indication whether they are senior officials or just a DOJ intern who heard it as a watercooler rumor.
Here’s how the Post lays out their second paragraph:
The warning was part of an extensive effort