A flailing #NeverTrump blog is suffering massive layoffs today, while the President’s approval rating skyrockets.
“Mass firing at RedState today by Salem/Townhall,” said Eric Erickson, founder of RedState. “Very sad to see, but not really surprising given Salem’s direction. And, finally, after all these years, they’ve turned off my account.”
Mass firing at RedState today by Salem/Townhall. Very sad to see, but not really surprising given Salem's direction. And, finally, after all these years, they've turned off my account.
— Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) April 27, 2018
Erickson sold the outlet in to Salem Media in 2015.
According to Townhall general manager Jonathan Garthwaite, RedState had to make some “tough” changes. Townhall is also owned by Salem Media.
“While these changes are painful, they were necessary once we reached the conclusion that we could no longer support the entire roster of writers and editors,” he said. […]
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