Julia A. Seymour

Assistant Managing Editor for MRC Business
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Obamacare Stories Ignore Taxes, Penalties 88 Percent of the Time

Even in tax season, Obamacare-related taxes barely mentioned by evening news shows.
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Univision Partners with Liberal UN Foundation on Climate Issues

Hispanic media company leans left with ‘groundbreaking initiative’ to increase awareness.
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17 News Companies Support FOIA Lawsuit Against Michael Mann

AP, Reuters, Washington Post and others become unlikely allies in lawsuit over access to climate scientist’s emails.
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Science Blogger Backs Prof Who Wants Climate ‘Deniers’ Tried for ‘Criminal Negligence’

Philosophy professor the latest to call for prosecution of skeptics.
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Networks Ignore Big Win for Chevron in Court

U.S. court calls Ecuador ruling ‘fraud,’ obtained ‘by corrupt means.’
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Networks Nearly Silent on Tea Party Anniversary

Only NBC’s ‘Today’ mentions 5 year celebration in D.C., gives 10 seconds to topic.
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Farmed & Disingenuous: Chipotle’s Agribusiness Attack Upsets Farmers

CNBC’s Jim Cramer calls it ‘brilliant,’ while farmers cry foul over Hulu series’ ‘divisive propaganda.’
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Santelli Recalls February 2009: Bailout ‘Dissension was Born,’ ‘I Blew a Gasket’

CNBC on-air editor still critical of bailouts, acknowledges rant that helped launch the Tea Party movement.
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Santelli: Five Years after His Rant Launched Tea Party

Obama and left lashed out at Santelli as ‘mad clown,’ ‘clueless’ and ‘out-of-touch,’ but he takes pride in role as grassroots catalyst.
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Left-Wing, Pro-Palestinian Groups Assail Scarlett Johansson, SodaStream

BDS calls for Oxfam to drop Johansson over endorsement.
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$500 Billion of Bias: Networks Ignore Farm Bill Waste, Abuse in Every Single Story

ABC, CBS and NBC worry over impact of not passing a farm bill, ignore need for reform.
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ABC Wants Dismissal of $1.2 Billion ‘Slime’ Suit

A South Dakota circuit court judge heard arguments on Dec. 17 from both sides in the lawsuit by Beef Products Inc. (BPI) against ABC News over its coverage of lean finely textured beef in 2012.
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Networks Embrace ‘Catastrophic’ Warnings of Latest IPCC Report

ABC swipes at skeptics, while CBS airs ‘irresponsible’ claim about temperatures rising 212 degrees.
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CBS, ABC Positive About Economy Nearly 2-to-1; Fed Disagrees

Two networks focus on good news ahead of Federal Reserve downgraded growth forecast.
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‘Hyperactive’ Hurricane Season Almost Makes Record for Zero Hurricanes; Networks Quiet about Climate

Humberto becomes first Atlantic hurricane hours shy of inactivity record.
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Investor’s Business Daily Finds: Feds Economic Boost Didn’t Help Much

Federal Reserve program to buy bonds has done ‘little’ to improve U.S. economy.
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Fast Food Workers Strike, Demand More Than Double Minimum Wage

Networks downplay extremism as left continues push for ‘living wage.’
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NBC Admits Businesses Cutting Back Hours Due to ObamaCare

‘Nightly News’ and NBCNews.com find businesses across U.S. trimming hours because of health insurance laws.
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174,000 Part-time Jobs Added in July, BLS Says

Trend toward part-time labor continues, worrying some experts.
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‘Gasland’ Director Celebrates as Pennsylvania Property Owners Lose Millions

Hess Corp. and Newfield Exploration Co. give up on drilling in Upper Delaware.