Predictably, USA Today's Coverage of Nagin's Conviction Omits His Dem Party ID Staff
Posted: Feb 12, 2014 4:57 PM

Former New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin was convicted on 20 of 21 counts of corruption and bribery today.

USA Today reporter Rick Jervis did a bit of a profile of Nagin in the course of reporting on the convictions. It included a recounting of his time at the city's helm during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. But one thing it oh-so-predictably did not include was Nagin's Democratic Party affiliation (bolds are mine):