Correction: Obit-Marty Plissner story

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: February 20, 2014 - 7:00 AM

NEW YORK — In a story Feb. 7 about the death of veteran CBS political sage Marty Plissner, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Plissner coined the phrase "too close to call" in the 1960s. The phrase has been in use as long ago as a 1933 sports column published in The New York Times.

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