NBC’s Williams Pushes White House Narrative on Obama Vacation: ‘It’s a Working Vacation’

‘The White House is taking pains to stress that even though President Obama is on vacation, it’s a working vacation in Martha’s Vineyard’

NBC’s Williams Pushes White House Narrative on Obama Vacation: ‘It’s a Working Vacation’ (NewsBusters)

In the wake of the recent surge of violence in northern Iraq as well as the potential coup within the government, NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams did his best to push the White House line that President Obama’s summer vacation was full of work. 

On Monday, August 11, Williams introduced a segment with Chris Jansing, NBC’s Senior White House Correspondent, by promoting how “the White House is taking pains to stress that even though President Obama is on vacation, it’s a working vacation in Martha’s Vineyard.”

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