It’s been pretty much an open secret within Washington journalism circles that the Bloomberg News bureau is troubled.
Now many of the details are memorialized in a memo that spotlights one of the capital’s most curious media operations.
It argues that the bureau is apparently beset by a grievous lack of leadership, a climate of fear, a bloated staff, confusion over editorial marching orders and confusion about standards across various platforms, according to a reporter’s memo to two bosses.
Bloomberg News declined comment.
“Last year’s layoffs coupled with the demotions of several senior political writers have fostered a climate of fear and mistrust that’s particularly acute in the D.C. Read more