Sanford: Take the CDC’s advice: ‘Don’t be nervous to work with the media!’

By , Daily Memphian Published: March 19, 2020 4:05 AM CT
Otis Sanford
Daily Memphian

Otis Sanford

Otis Sanford holds the Hardin Chair of Excellence in Journalism and Strategic Media at the University of Memphis and is the political analyst and commentator for WATN Local 24. Contact him at 901-678-3669 or at Follow him on Twitter @otissanford.

A Tennessee legislator's tweet that "the national media is promoting fear and sheer panic" earns well-deserved criticism. 


Rep. Ron Gant Tennessee Legislature Coronavirus in Tennessee


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