- Tara Setmayer: Hillary Clinton's distaste for media is no secret
- Unscripted, uncontrolled moments can make or break a campaign, she says
Tara Setmayer is former communication's director for Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-California, and a CNN political commentator. The views expressed are her own.
(CNN)Since officially entering the 2016 presidential race in April, Hillary Clinton has been actively avoiding interaction with the media. Meanwhile, her campaign has been plagued by scandal -- from concerns about her private email server to new questions surrounding what she knew about the Benghazi attacks, to the serious questions being raised about donations made to the Clinton Foundation during her tenure as secretary of state.