spin doctor


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spin doctor

Informal a person who provides a favourable slant to an item of news, potentially unpopular policy, etc., esp on behalf of a political personality or party
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Labour said of Mr Campbell's remarks: "It's preposterous to treat an election like some sort of game for commentators and spin doctors.
"The Spin Doctor's Diary" delves into the minutiae of policy, but one consistent thread shines through: How utterly obsessed Blair and his Cabinet were with how they were perceived.
Mrs May's first chief spin doctor, Katie Perrior, lasted nine months before quitting with a dig at the PM's "rude" now ex-aides Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy.
PR practitioner Reli German on Monday bristled at remarks made by former Chief Justice Reynato Puno who had said the truth is the first victim of spin doctors.
Los intercambios y encuentros que se producen entre los denominados "spin doctor" y los profesionales de los medios son clave para llegar a comprender como se tejen e hilvanan las paginas finales de los periodicos, las voces de las radios o los videos que aparecen en el medio televisivo.
But when reporters seldom trust anything a spin doctor says, does it discourage them trusting PR in general?
But in the debate, according to the records, Mr Lewis referred to a "Labour" spin doctor. He also said the council was spending PS90,000 a year on a car but accepted it was, in fact, two senior staff who enjoyed the perks for the sum of PS87,000 between them.
THE revelation that the NHS in Scotland have spent nearly PS20million on spin doctors and PR in the last five years is just staggering.
Spin Doctor would not for a minute suspect that Carwyn Jones, Alex Salmond or David Cameron would confuse his own political interests for his nation's national interests.
FORMER Downing Street PR man Alastair Campbell turned the tables on journalists when he declared they were the spin doctors.
DAVID Cameron is defying his own spending squeeze by using taxpayers' cash to hire an army of new spin doctors.
Gadkari is on the lookout for a spin doctor to head the BJP media cell, which, according to him, should be handled by professionals as opposed to the army of amateur spin doctors who have so far managed to terribly harm its relations with the press.