Washington Post: Most Now Distrust Hillary, Including 37% of Democrats

An important side story to the main article in this morning's Washington Post on Hillary Clinton's poll problems is one by Anne E. Kornblut and Jon Cohen, Poll Shows Erosion Of Trust in Clinton - Most See Dishonesty. Being a Post article, it still refuses to excoriate Hillary -- something she richly deserves -- but it contains remarkably little excuse making. The lede, believe it or not:"Lost in the Hillary Rodham Clinton campaign's aggressive attacks on Barack Obama in recent days is a deep and enduring problem that threatens to undercut any inroads Clinton has made in her struggle to overtake him in the Democratic presidential race: She has lost trust among voters, a majority of whom now view her as dishonest."The Clintons' dishonesty has long been evident to individuals on both sides of the aisle, but the Democrats and the media have routinely given both Bill and Hillary free rides. Even when the dishonesty was blatant, the media would choose to either change the subject...(Read Full Post)