ABC News suspends reporter who trashed network's coverage

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ABC News said Wednesday it suspended a correspondent who was caught on a video declaring himself a socialist and criticizing the network's political coverage, including that of President Trum…
ABC News said Wednesday it suspended a correspondent who was caught on a video declaring himself a socialist and criticizing the network's political coverage, including that of President Trump.

Veteran reporter David Wright was covering the New Hampshire primary for "Nightline" earlier this month when he made the comments to a member of Project Veritas, a conservative website.

In a conversation that appeared to have been surreptitiously recorded on video, Wright vented his frustration with how the network covers the news.

"I feel terrible about it. I feel that the truth suffers, the voters are poorly informed, and people also have the opportunity to tune into whatever they want to hear," Wright said in the video, which is shot from about waist level.

"And so, it's like there's no upside, or our bosses…
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