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Soledad O'Brien Falsely Labels Bush as 'Food Stamp President'
1/31/2012 6:35 PM ET
On Tuesday, for the second time in two weeks, CNN's Soledad O'Brien insisted that President Bush, not President Obama, is the "food stamp president," even though data show her argument is ridiculous.
CNN Anchor Goes Personal on Vitter, Who Responds 'The Good News Is...It's Not Up to CNN' to Pick GOP Nominee
1/30/2012 6:24 PM ET
On Monday's Early Start, CNN co-host Ashleigh Banfield insisted to Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) "I got to" bring up his 2007 prostitution scandal, so she could ask how Newt Gingrich could "manage the ...
CNN Urges Gabby Giffords' Husband to Run for Office
1/27/2012 7:26 PM ET
On Friday's Starting Point, host Soledad O'Brien urged former Democratic Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' husband, retired astronaut Mark Kelly, to run for her seat in Congress.
CNN Smears Reagan Legacy; Touts 'A Lot of People Who Were Suffering' Under Reagan
1/27/2012 2:50 PM ET
CNN's Suzanne Malveaux and Carol Costello teamed up to throw water on what they saw to be a mythical legacy of President Reagan.
Piers Morgan Fawns Over 'Razor Smart' Alec Baldwin, 'Talking Like a President'
1/26/2012 12:37 PM ET
Alec Baldwin is part of the Hollywood liberal elite, but that didn't stop CNN's Piers Morgan ' whose job is to be an objective and fair interviewer ' from pressing him to run for office.
CNN Blares Liberal Spin on Taxes
1/25/2012 6:28 PM ET
President Obama has called for the "Buffett Rule" - higher taxes on millionaires - and CNN helped him make his case Wednesday afternoon by airing his spin and interviewing a guest who agreed with him.
CNN Heaps Negativity on Romney's Tax Info, Says Voters Will Take Issue
1/25/2012 9:52 AM ET
CNN cast an unfavorable image of Mitt Romney's just-released tax forms on Tuesday, warning that his overseas wealth and low tax rate might drive away voters.
CNN Bypasses Obama-Alinsky Ties, but Links Tea Party to Alinsky
1/24/2012 5:03 PM ET
CNN's Soledad O'Brien would not brand Saul Alinsky as a leftist radical, and neither would she say President Obama was influenced by his writings ' but she had no problem tying Alinsky's ...
Networks Ignore HHS Requiring Religious Orgs to Provide Contraception
1/23/2012 5:50 PM ET
On their weekend evening news shows, the three major networks (ABC, CBS, NBC) all ignored a Friday mandate from the Obama administration forcing non-profit religious employers to provide for ...
CNN Airs Another Soft Report on Hacker Group 'Anonymous'
1/20/2012 6:01 PM ET
The internet group "Anonymous" claimed to have shut down the websites of the Justice Department and FBI, but CNN's Amber Lyon aired another soft report on the group's escapades without any voices ...
CNN Hints At 'Racial Coding' In Gingrich's Words
1/19/2012 11:06 PM ET
On Thursday's Starting Point, CNN's Soledad O'Brien insinuated that candidate Newt Gingrich speaks with a "racial coding" on the campaign trail.
Piers Morgan Praises Jimmy Carter for 'Malaise' Speech
1/19/2012 12:49 PM ET
In a Wednesday night interview, CNN's Piers Morgan affirmed former President Jimmy Carter's criticism of many Americans for "self-indulgence and consumption" in his infamous 1979 "Malaise Speech."
Piers Morgan and Rosie O'Donnell Bash 'Anti-Homosexuals' Republicans
1/18/2012 6:40 PM ET
Both CNN's Piers Morgan and guest Rosie O'Donnell slammed Republican candidates for their "anti-homosexuals" stances on Tuesday night's Piers Morgan Tonight.
David Letterman Jokes About Gingrich Abusing Wife, Mocks Gov. Christie's Weight
1/18/2012 11:16 AM ET
During the first half of his Monday night CBS show, comedian David Letterman joked at the expense of Newt Gingrich's first marriage and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's weight, while comparing ...
CNN's Cafferty Quotes Liberal Columnist to Suggest Gingrich Is 'Clueless' About African-Americans
1/17/2012 5:58 PM ET
On Tuesday's The Situation Room, CNN commentator Jack Cafferty pulled from a Daily Beast column to suggest that GOP candidate Newt Gingrich is "clueless" about African-Americans.
CNN Highlights 'Bad Memories, Bitterness Over Romney Past' In South Carolina
1/15/2012 10:35 PM ET
A report by CNN's David Mattingly that aired on Friday's The Situation Room emphasized the "bitter Bain memories" left in South Carolina from Bain Capital, the private equity firm that candidate ...
CNN's O'Brien Grills 'The Obamas' Author Over 'Controversial' Portrait of First Lady
1/15/2012 10:27 PM ET
In a testy interview Friday morning on CNN's Starting Point, host Soledad O'Brien gave New York Times reporter Jodi Kantor the third degree over the credibility of her new book "The Obamas." ...
PBS Host Singles Out GOP Candidates for Hostility to Poor, 'We're In a World of Trouble'
1/12/2012 5:47 PM ET
PBS host and leftist activist Tavis Smiley called out Republican candidates for their hostility to the poor in America, on Thursday morning on MSNBC. Appearing during the 7 a.m. hour of Morning ...
CNN Gives Positive Look Into Fringe Group of Hackers and Thieves
1/12/2012 5:42 PM ET
The group "Anonymous" claims to be an arm of the Occupy movement and has made headlines for stealing credit card numbers and publishing personal information of police officers. A report by CNN's ...
CNN's O'Brien Tells Romney the DNC Chair Has a Point - That's Not What She Said Earlier
1/11/2012 6:55 PM ET
When DNC chair Debbie Wasserman-Schultz claimed that Mitt Romney suffered a "setback" in New Hampshire, CNN Soledad O'Brien challenged her outlandish assumption ' but then used the talking point ...
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