• Kerry Washington, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez lead criticism of CBS after 2020 election coverage team appears to include no black staff

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    "Scandal" actress Kerry Washington and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez were among Twitter users who criticized CBS for seemingly not including any Black journalists on its newly announced 2020 Election team.
    Washington and Ocasio-Cortez reacted to a tweet from CBS' Ben Mitchell that had headshots of the 12 producers and reporters assigned to cover the 2020 Presidential Election.
    The tweet provoked hundreds of replies, including several members of the media who questioned how the team's seeming lack of Black journalists would compromise coverage for African-American voters.
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