Rupert Murdoch Says Los Angeles Times Purchase Not a Sure Thing
Posted: 1/15/2013  |  By: Meg James and Nicole Sperling | Los Angeles Times
Now that Rupert Murdoch is spinning off News Corp.’s publishing properties into a separate company, media observers have identified the Los Angeles Times as a likely target for acquisition.

Murdoch isn’t one of them.

"It won’t get through with the Democratic administration in place," Murdoch said during a break in the Golden Globes ceremony Sunday night in Beverly Hills.