Washington Post Does Damage Control for Clinton on O’Keefe Gun Control Video

Following the October 13 release of the video in which Senate candidate Russ Feingold (D-Minn.) told James O’Keefe that Hillary Clinton could use executive action to bypass Congress, the Washington Post responded that Clinton’s plans to go it alone on gun control are old news. In other words, no use watching the video because it does not contain anything new. And while you are at it, no use reading Wikileaks either, as the WaPo suggests the leaked emails showing plans for executive action are old news too. The WaPo began by trying to diminish O’Keefe’s hidden camera video, saying, The [hidden camera video], dramatically titled “Russ Feingold: Hillary Might Issue Executive Order on Guns,” shows O’Keefe suiting up and driving to a Palo Alto, Calif., fundraiser for Feingold. (The Democrat’s short stint at Stanford University, and fundraising and California, have been attacked by Republican Sen. Ron Johnson’s campaign.) Once there, an unidentified Project Veritas reporter prompts Feingold to talk about guns. They then suggest Clinton and Feingold’s support of using executive action for gun control has not been a “secret.” They point to Feingold’s support of President Obama’s January 5 executive gun controls and they quoted a Breitbart News story from May, the focus of which