Trump’s Communications Pick Monica Crowley Reportedly Plagiarized Sections of 2012 Book


Monica Crowley, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to lead communications for the National Security Council, plagiarized parts of her 2012 book, CNN reported Saturday.

In its review of Crowley’s book, “What the (Bleep) Just Happened?,” CNN found more than 50 instances of plagiarism, according to the report.

CNN notes that the book does not include a bibliography. Crowley did not respond to CNN’s request for comment.

Crowley lifted sections from articles in The Wall Street Journal and Yahoo News. She also took language from think tanks like the Heritage Foundation and the American Enterprise Institute.

CNN found more than 10 instances where Crowley had taken material from National Review’s Andrew McCarthy.

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SOURCE: The Hill, Mallory Shelbourne