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She was an ABC News producer. She also was a corporate operative

Posted on AllSides December 21st, 2022
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Tracy J. Lee for NPR

Television news producer Kristen Hentschel was doing precisely what journalists should do on a searing hot day in Stuart, Fla., in July 2018: She confronted a politician with unwelcome questions.

Microphone and ABC News business card in hand, Hentschel rushed up to a candidate for the Florida House of Representatives before a debate, the candidate recalls, and asked him about 20 dead gopher tortoises that were reportedly found at a nearby construction site. Florida designates the species as threatened.

As far as the candidate, Toby Overdorf, knew, there were no dead tortoises....

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https://www.npr.org/2022/12/21/1142575872/abc-news-producer-corporate-operative-investigation

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