Erik Wemple: Robert Menendez


Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 03/22/2013

Did Daily Caller pay to frame Menendez?

More slime flying in Menendez-prostitution story. This time, it's washing up on the shores of the Daily Caller. What goes around comes around.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:12 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Caller, Robert Menendez, Washington Post

Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 03/19/2013

Daily Caller/Breitbart reporter appeals for Menendez interview

Reporter who first published allegations about Sen. Menendez and Dominican prostitutes is anything but modest in his request.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:38 PM ET, 03/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Caller, Sen. Robert Menendez

Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 03/18/2013

Daily Caller 'continues' investigating Menendez

The Daily Caller wants you to know that it continues investigating the story of Robert Menendez and the prostitutes.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:45 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Caller, Dominican Republic, Robert Menendez

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 03/05/2013

ABC News blows up Menendez story

ABC News waits and waits and waits — then destroys the Menendez prostitution story.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:59 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, Daily Caller, Robert Menendez

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 02/19/2013

CNN bites on Menendez story

The network finds no evidence regarding the most damaging of allegations against Sen. Robert Menendez.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:58 PM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, Dominican Republic, Sen. Robert Menendez

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 02/11/2013

Media scolded for ignoring Menendez prostitution allegations

Yet the truth lies in the opposite direction: Those allegations don't deserve any attention, at least in their current form.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:18 PM ET, 02/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Caller, Sen. Robert Menendez

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 02/07/2013

Sen. Robert Menendez and the mainstream media: Malfeasance?

Should the news media protect a public figure from unsubstantiated claims? It’s a tricky issue.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:46 PM ET, 02/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Salomon Melgen, Sen. Robert Menendez

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 02/05/2013

Sen. Menendez's propsects: Politico, WaPo reach different conclusions

What does the future hold for Sen. Robert Menendez? Is his state forgiving of political scandal, or intolerant? Politico and WaPo weigh in.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:57 AM ET, 02/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Robert Menendez