Editor & Publisher says: “United Press International is cutting 11 positions from its Washington, D.C., bureau, including its lone White House correspondent, Richard Tomkins. The move marks the first time in its history that UPI will have no one on that beat.”
That was Helen Thomas’ beat, remember? Maybe it’s just a reflection of the lack of news coming out of the current administration. Or the fact that fewer and fewer people care what goes on at the White House any more.
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