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Clinton Campaign Forces GQ to Ax Negative Story

What You Should Have Read, Sept. 25, 2007

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Clinton campaign kills negative 'GQ' story
Politico reports that earlier this summer, Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton's campaign for president learned that Conde Nast title GQ was working on a story the campaign was sure to hate: an account of infighting in Hillaryland. So Clinton's aides pulled a page from the book of Hollywood publicists and offered GQ a stark choice: Kill the piece, or lose access to planned celebrity coverboy Bill Clinton for its December 'Man of the Year' issue.
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