The Press: Bill & Kay & Martha & WETA

Even without a subpoena, Attorney General John Mitchell would probably testify that wives can get husbands into trouble. Last week, in fact, Martha Mitchell got a husband into trouble—and he was not even her own husband. It seems that Martha's new press secretary, Kay Woestendiek, is married to a man in the Liberal Eastern news media. Or, rather, Bill Woestendiek was in the media, as the editor of a news program on Washington's public TV station WETA. After Kay joined Martha, he lost that post.

Did Martha tell Kay to tell Bill that he ought to quit to prove he wasn't an...

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