John Heilemann on NOW With Alex Wagner: Rick Santorum’s War on the New York Times


After shouting at the New York Times Jeff Zeleny to “quit distorting [his] words” about whether or not Mitt Romney is “the worst” Republican to take on President Obama, the bullshit-free Rick Santorum is starting to see a bump in campaign donations as a result of his anti-Times outrage, said our own John Heilemann on NOW With Alex Wagner today. “It is good business to attack the New York Times if you’re a conservative candidate. He’s raising money off this already,” Heilemann said. “People hate the New York Times in the Republican party.” See more in our video here.