Two Cleveland TV journalists forget about objectivity, get canned (as they should have been)

Photo: Anthony Moretti, 12July2016

Photo: Anthony Moretti, 12July2016

Cleveland.com has the details.

Harris would not speak directly to the reason why Fernandez and Theodore were let go, but FTVLive, a TV news industry site, reported it was because the two waited in line for tickets to Jay Z‘s upcoming Cleveland concert for Hillary Clinton on company time last week and then posted about it on social media.

“It is important to the reputation of our station and to Scripps, our parent company, that our news coverage is fair and unbiased,” Harris said. “Those crucial qualities have been emphasized repeatedly during this contentious election season.

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