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ABC, CBS Punt on Democratic Party ID of Mayor Caught in Sex Scandal
7/23/2013 12:10 PM ET
On Tuesday, neither ABC's Good Morning America nor CBS This Morning mentioned San Diego Mayor Bob Filner's Democratic affiliation, as they reported on the new sexual harassment lawsuit against the ...
CBS Fawns Over Obama's 'Quite Memorable', 'Extraordinary', 'Historic' Trayvon Speech
7/22/2013 2:47 PM ET
Douglas Brinkley predictably gushed over President Obama on Saturday's CBS This Morning, and hailed the Democrat's Friday speech on the not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial: "It ...
NPR: Clinton Shielded EPA from 'Most Frightening Attack' By GOP
7/18/2013 4:42 PM ET
On Wednesday's All Things Considered, NPR's Elizabeth Shogren blasted the Republican congressional majority led by Newt Gingrich during the 1990s. Shogren spotlighted a MIT professor's assertion ...
CBS Acclaims Eric Holder's 'Remarkable,' 'Very Personal' Speech to NAACP
7/17/2013 2:57 PM ET
Norah O'Donnell gushed over Eric Holder on Wednesday's CBS This Morning, trumpeting the supposedly "remarkable" and "very personal" speech that the attorney general gave to the NAACP on Tuesday. ...
CBS Stops Identifying Scandal-Plagued San Diego Mayor As a Democrat
7/16/2013 4:37 PM ET
CBS This Morning suddenly discontinued identifying San Diego Mayor Bob Filner as a Democrat on Tuesday, after including his political affiliation in two previous reports on the allegations of ...
ABC Ignores Democratic Affiliation of San Diego Mayor Accused of Sexual Harrassment
7/12/2013 1:43 PM ET
For the third time in a week, ABC's Good Morning America failed to identify a politician involved in sex scandal as a Democrat. Amy Robach reported on Friday that "accusations of sexual harassment ...
CBS Plays Up 'Inevitable' Presidential Run of Hillary; Hypes Celebrity Endorsements
7/11/2013 4:48 PM ET
Thursday's CBS This Morning boosted a super PAC aimed at supporting a potential Hillary Clinton presidential run in 2016, and spotlighted how Mrs. Clinton is "sticking to a speaking circuit that ...
CBS: GOP Faces 'Demographic Death Spiral' If They Oppose Immigration Reform
7/10/2013 4:22 PM ET
Norah O'Donnell and Anthony Mason badgered National Review editor Rich Lowry on Wednesday's CBS This Morning over his opposition to the Senate's immigration reform bill. O'Donnell, who has a ...
CBS Omits Spitzer's Political Opponent Allegedly Provided Him With Prostitutes
7/8/2013 4:05 PM ET
Monday's CBS This Morning twice mentioned Kristin Davis, one of Eliot Spitzer's electoral opponents, during an interview of the disgraced former New York governor, but failed to mention that she ...
NPR: Wendy Davis' Filibuster A 'Ray of Light' for Texas Democrats; Touts Efforts to Turn State Blue
7/3/2013 5:38 PM ET
On Wednesday's Morning Edition, NPR's Wade Goodwyn trumpeted Wendy Davis' pro-abortion filibuster in the Texas State Senate as a "tiny ray of hope" for Democrats in the Lone Star State. Goodwyn ...
Networks Still Boosting Wendy Davis' 'Epic' Pro-Abortion Filibuster Almost A Week Later
7/1/2013 5:11 PM ET
The Big Three networks still can't get enough of Texas State Senator Wendy Davis, nearly a week after her extended filibuster against pro-life legislation on June 25, 2013. All three brought on ...
Big Three Hype Social Media Sending Pro-Abortion Filibuster Into 'Stratosphere'; Yawn at Gosnell Twitter Firestorm
6/28/2013 5:44 PM ET
Since Wednesday, ABC, CBS, and NBC's morning and evening newscasts have all played up the social media frenzy over Texas State Senator Wendy Davis' multi-hour filibuster on Tuesday against a ...
CBS Fawns Over Pro-Abortion State Senator Turned 'Political Star' in Texas; All But Encourage Her to Run for Governor
6/28/2013 8:58 AM ET
Thursday's CBS This Morning heralded pro-abortion Texas State Senator Wendy Davis as a "new star in Democratic politics" for her "marathon filibuster that went viral". Charlie Rose and Norah ...
CBS Trumpets 'Long Night of Celebrating' Over Prop 8 Ruling; Spotlights Same-Sex Couple's Ring Ceremony
6/27/2013 2:40 PM ET
CBS This Morning led its Thursday broadcast with overwhelmingly slanted coverage on the Supreme Court's pro-same-sex "marriage" rulings. Ben Tracy played up the "long night of celebrating in West ...
Big Three Acclaim 'Passionate' Pro-Abortion Texas Legislator's Filibuster; All But Ignore Pro-Life Voices
6/26/2013 5:25 PM ET
ABC, CBS, and NBC's morning newscasts on Wednesday spotlighted Texas State Senator Wendy Davis's filibuster against pro-life legislation, hyping how she stood for hours in "comfortable pink ...
Charlie Rose Wonders If Reported IRS Scrutiny of Liberal Groups Makes Scandal Look 'Less Partisan'
6/25/2013 4:08 PM ET
Charlie Rose forwarded the latest liberal spin about the IRS scandal on Tuesday's CBS This Morning. The anchor hyped how the agency apparently placed liberal groups on "be-on-the-lookout" lists, ...
CBS Continues Hyping $46 Billion 'Surge' Legislation 'Flooding The Border'
6/24/2013 3:53 PM ET
CBS kept up its slanted reporting about the proposed border security amendment to the Gang of Eight's immigration bill on Saturday and Monday's CBS This Morning. Nancy Cordes trumpeted how "the ...
CBS Promotes Politico's 'Dysfunctional' Jab of Congress for Rejecting Farm Bill
6/21/2013 3:49 PM ET
Norah O'Donnell boosted Politico's slam of the Republican-led House of Representatives on Friday's CBS This Morning, after the body voted down a proposed farm bill. The anchor made the attack in a ...
CBS, NBC Ballyhoo 'Military-Style Surge' Proposal in Immigration Bill
6/21/2013 1:39 PM ET
Thursday's CBS Evening News all but hinted that the border security measures included in a new compromise attached to the immigration reform bill in Congress was overkill. Scott Pelley emphasized, ...
Networks Ignore 'Audit the IRS' Rally; Minimize Coverage of $70 Million in IRS Bonuses
6/20/2013 2:01 PM ET
The Big Three all punted on covering the Capitol Hill "Audit the IRS" rally on their Wednesday evening and Thursday morning newscasts. CBS This Morning played a four-second soundbite of Senator ...
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