Allegations against Democrats and Republicans

ALLEGATION AGAINST DEMOCRAT
1 rumor
2 reporter researches
3 works with backfielder editor
4 sent to copy editor group
5 then sent to 3rd or 4th editor
6 for big fish, run by honcho upstairs
7 who may scan & delegate to assistant
8 publish

ALLEGATION AGAINST GOP
1 rumor
2 publish