There’s more bad news for CNN’s global affairs correspondent Elise Labott, who was suspended late last week for violating the network’s editorial guidelines: it appears she colluded with a Hillary Clinton aide during Clinton’s Benghazi testimony before the Senate in January 2013, as flagged by The Daily Caller.
According to the email conversation, Labott emailed Clinton State Department aide Phillip Reines, “are you sure rand paul wasn’t at any hearings?”
She followed that email up with a link to what she subsequently tweeted:
She later tweeted:
So, as the Daily Caller points out, Reines suggested Labott tweet out something critical of Paul for criticizing Clinton, and then a line from Clinton’s testimony.