How about calling instead of reaching out?

Letter to Romenesko
From TIM MULLIN: The 13-year-old boy in me enjoys the line “DeMaio told the U-T San Diego that he planned to reach out to Peters….” But the editor in me questions whether that couldn’t be worded a bit more circumspectly when referring to a candidate accused of groping and masturbating in front of male staffers.

* Carl DeMaio concedes defeat (