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Fri, May. 11 2012 08:18 AM EDT

Why Does Obama 'Evolve' but Romney 'Flip-Flop'?

By Napp Nazworth
Most of the press has covered President Barack Obama and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney differently in how they changed positions on issues, notes Brendan Nyhan, political science professor at Darmouth College, in a Columbia Journalism Review article. Nyhan believes that the differences can be attributed to less media scrutiny of Obama during his 2004 senate race, Obama's greater skill at explaining his changed positions, and the media's "authenticity fetish." (A link to this page will be included in your message. )

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