BobScheiffer http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/1644/all en Appalled Schieffer Blasts 'Vulgar' and 'Rude' Brewer: 'We're a Better People Than This' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/appalled-schieffer-blasts-vulgar-and-rude-brewer-were-better-people <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/CBSEN-PelleySchieffer-2012-01-26-240.jpg" border="0" width="240" height="181" /></div> <p>A question we've never posed and likely no one outside of CBS News has ever considered: <strong>'We wondered what Bob Schieffer thinks of all of this?' </strong>Yet that's how <em>CBS Evening News </em>anchor Scott Pelley on Thursday night cued up Schieffer to take up CBS air time to convey his personal disgust with Arizona Governor Jan Brewer for supposedly failing to show the proper respect to President Barack Obama on the tar</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/appalled-schieffer-blasts-vulgar-and-rude-brewer-were-better-people" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2012Presidential BiasAlert BobScheiffer CBSEveningNews JanBrewer liberalmediabias Fri, 27 Jan 2012 01:31:00 +0000 38963 at http://www.mrc.org Schieffer Dismisses ObamaCare Repeal as 'Waste of Time,' Amanpour Baffled by Tea Party: 'What on Earth Do They Mean By That?' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/schieffer-dismisses-obamacare-repeal-waste-time-amanpour-baffled-tea-party-what-earth-do <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="181" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/ThisWeek-Amanpour-2011-01-23-240.jpg" /></div><p>Two signs Sunday morning of how the Washington press corps are dismissive, disdainful and befuddled by the Tea Party.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/schieffer-dismisses-obamacare-repeal-waste-time-amanpour-baffled-tea-party-what-earth-do" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BobScheiffer ChristianeAmanpour FacetheNation liberalmediabias MedicalInsurance obamacare TeaParties ThisWeek Sun, 23 Jan 2011 19:25:00 +0000 37251 at http://www.mrc.org Network Reporters and Sunday Hosts Rue Increased Deficit from Tax Compromise, As If Not Hiking Taxes is a 'Cost' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/network-reporters-and-sunday-hosts-rue-increased-deficit-tax-compromise-if-not-hiking-ta <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/ABCWorldNews-Tapper-2010-12-17-240.jpg" /></div><p>Nearly 80 percent of the $858 billion "cost" of the compromise tax bill signed Friday by President Barack Obama is, per a <a target="_blank" href="http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2010/12/10/the-number-858-billion/">Congressional Research Service estimate</a>, from the $675 billion over the next ten years the government would have received if income tax rates were raised, a perspective widely adopted by network reporters and hosts who assumed </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/network-reporters-and-sunday-hosts-rue-increased-deficit-tax-compromise-if-not-hiking-ta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BobScheiffer Budget ChrystiaFreeland DavidGregory FacetheNation JakeTapper liberalmediabias MeetthePress taxes ThisWeek WorldNews Mon, 20 Dec 2010 04:21:00 +0000 37097 at http://www.mrc.org Kyl Repeatedly Corrects Schieffer: No Tax 'Cuts' for Rich, Just Extending Existing Rates; Schieffer: 'I Gotcha' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/kyl-repeatedly-corrects-schieffer-no-tax-cuts-rich-just-extending-existing-rates-schieff <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object width="250" height="202"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd6U4zprpr&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed type="application/x-shockwave-flash" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd6U4zprpr&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" allowfullscreen="true" width="250" height="202"></embed></object></div><p>On Sunday's Face the Nation, Republican Senate whip Jon Kyl kept correcting host Bob Schieffer about how extending tax "rates," not "cuts," is </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/kyl-repeatedly-corrects-schieffer-no-tax-cuts-rich-just-extending-existing-rates-schieff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Audio BiasAlert BobScheiffer FacetheNation JonKyl liberalmediabias taxes Video Mon, 06 Dec 2010 13:39:00 +0000 37043 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Hype Global Warming Study Based on 'Proxy' Evidence http://www.mrc.org/articles/networks-hype-global-warming-study-based-proxy-evidence <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/ken-shepherd">Ken Shepherd</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     “The Earth is running its highest fever in years,” teased NBC’s Brian Williams as he introduced the June 22 “Nightly News.” </p> <br /> <p >     CBS’s Bob Schieffer one-upped his younger rival with an even more alarming tease opening the “Evening News.” “The Earth’s temperature is going up. In fact the last time it was this hot, <st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Rome</st1:place></st1:city> was the world’s only superpower, and that’s not good,” said the outgoing anchor.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/networks-hype-global-warming-study-based-proxy-evidence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Environment BobScheiffer BrianWilliams GlobalWarming Science summer Fri, 23 Jun 2006 19:57:10 +0000 admin 25153 at http://www.mrc.org