Recognizing spin is a must for both readers and reporters.  Trudy Liberman follows the weak, unquestioning early coverage about Cover Oregon through to stronger, more skeptical and aggressive coverage by Oregon media. Even investigative reporters recognized that early on they didn't ask the right questions and they've learned lessons about covering technology. LEARN MORE in Liberman's piece "Oregon reporters missed the story of a failing health exchange---until they didn't" posted on Columbia Journalism Review site on 5-5-2014.

Posted on May 8, 2014 .