a spin doctor

a spin doctor

someone whose job is to make sure that the information the public receives about a particular event makes them approve of the organization they work for, usually a political party In politics, this is the age of the spin doctor and image maker.
See also: doctor, spin
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Nick Naylor (Aaron Eckhart, in his oily here) works as a spin doctor for the Academy of Tobacco Studies, a lobby group for the major cigarette companies.
Branson is a spin doctor in his own right and one of the most effective.
The good news to remember, however, is that no matter what you are in Washington, a Spin Doctor, Caseworker, or even a Clerk is a hero back home.
Fetter is not a medical doctor, but he certainly qualifies as a spin doctor," Pearce continued, "If you practice Wall Street medicine, it is a victory that your hospitals simply remain accredited to continue to earn money.