The Daily Beast
Bill Sammon linked President Obama to socialism many times during the 2008 campaign, but the Fox News Washington managing editor acknowledged the following year that he was just engaging in “mischievous speculation” in raising the charge, reports Howard Kurtz and Media Matters. Sammon said he “privately” believed that the socialism allegation was “rather far-fetched.” || Media Matters: How a Fox editor tried to tie Obama to socialism.