Chris Cuomo http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20308/all en CNN's Cuomo Stumbles, Labels French Islamist 'African-American' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-stumbles-labels-french-islamist-african-american <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/2015-01-09-CNN-TH-Cuomo.jpg" style="float: right;" height="158" width="280" />CNN's Chris Cuomo made a "colorful" gaffe on Friday's <em>@ This Hour</em>, as he reported live from Paris, France. Minutes after police stormed both sites where Islamists had barricaded themselves, Cuomo labeled one of the dead French terrorists "<strong>African-American</strong>." Anderson Cooper quickly corrected his colleague: "<strong>Not American – the man of African descent</strong>." Cuomo replied, "Right – African descent. Thank you.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-stumbles-labels-french-islamist-african-american" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Anderson Cooper At This Hour Charlie Hebdo Chris Cuomo CNN France Islam Paris race Fri, 09 Jan 2015 21:31:56 +0000 matthew.balan 47983 at http://www.mrc.org ABC, NBC, Others Decline to Show Charlie Hebdo Cartoons of the Islamic Prophet Mohammad (UPDATED) http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-nbc-others-decline-show-charlie-hebdo-cartoons-islamic-prophet-mohammad-updated <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Following the deadly Islamic terrorist attack in Paris on Wednesday, major broadcast networks ABC and NBC joined other news outlets in not showing any of the controversial cartoons of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad from the&nbsp;<em>Charlie Hebdo</em>&nbsp;magazine during their evening newscasts.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-nbc-others-decline-show-charlie-hebdo-cartoons-islamic-prophet-mohammad-updated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Anjem Choudary Associated Press Bias by Omission Buzzfeed cbs CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley Charlie Hebdo Chris Cuomo CNN Elizabeth Palmer FNC Fox and Friends Fox News Channel France MSNBC muhammad MuhammadCartoons NBC News NBC Nightly News New Day New York Daily News New York Times Paris The Washington Post USA Today World News Tonight Thu, 08 Jan 2015 05:19:09 +0000 curtis.houck 47969 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Wonders If Ferguson Prosecutor Should 'Overrule the Grand Jury' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-wonders-if-ferguson-prosecutor-should-overrule-grand-jury <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right; margin-left: 3px; margin-right: 3px;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/2014-11-25-CNN-ES-Cuomo.jpg" height="158" width="280" />Two CNN anchors channeled the supporters of Michael Brown's family on Tuesday's <em>Early Start</em>, as they played up how St. Louis County, Missouri Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch presented the Brown case to a grand jury, instead of pursuing charges himself.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-wonders-if-ferguson-prosecutor-should-overrule-grand-jury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BenFerguson Chris Cuomo CNN Deborah Feyerick Early Start Michael Brown Michael Brown shooting Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:02:26 +0000 matthew.balan 47730 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Cuomo Unsure About Bin Laden 'Having to Lose [His] Life' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-unsure-about-bin-laden-having-lose-his-life <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/2014-11-10-CNN-ND-Camerota_Cuomo.jpg" height="156" width="280" />CNN's Chris Cuomo expressed his nagging doubt on Monday's <em>New Day</em> about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. Cuomo, along with co-anchors Alisyn Camerota and Michaela Pereira, devoted a segment to the controversy over the Navy SEAL who claims to have shot bin Laden.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-unsure-about-bin-laden-having-lose-his-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Alisyn Camerota Chris Cuomo CNN Michaela Pereira Military NavySEALS New Day Osama bin Laden Mon, 10 Nov 2014 19:55:16 +0000 matthew.balan 47588 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Lemon: 'Why Do People Vote Against Their Own Interests' With ObamaCare? http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-lemon-why-do-people-vote-against-their-own-interests-obamacare <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/2014-11-06-CNN-Tonight-Lemon.jpg" style="float: right;" height="158" width="280" />CNN's Don Lemon, Chris Cuomo, and Alisyn Camerota stuck to the left's spin about the results of the 2014 midterm elections on Thursday's <em>CNN Tonight</em>, as they discussed President Obama's Wednesday press conference. Lemon wondered, "<strong>Why do people vote against their own interests?</strong></p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-lemon-why-do-people-vote-against-their-own-interests-obamacare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2014 Congressional 2014 Election 2014 midterms Alisyn Camerota Barack Obama Chris Cuomo CNN CNN Tonight congress Democrats Don Lemon obamacare Republicans Sat, 08 Nov 2014 03:40:56 +0000 matthew.balan 47575 at http://www.mrc.org CNN’s Cuomo on Biden After Latest Gaffe: ‘I Still Love Biden for What He Is...His Candor Is Refreshing’ http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-biden-after-latest-gaffe-i-still-love-biden-what-he-ishis-candor-refreshing <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>At the conclusion of the 6:30 a.m. news briefing during Friday’s&nbsp;<em>New Day</em>&nbsp;on CNN, substitute news reader John Berman played video of Vice President Joe Biden jokingly asking Harvard University’s student body vice president if he finds his job&nbsp;<strong>“a b****”&nbsp;</strong>after the student introduced himself to ask a question.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-biden-after-latest-gaffe-i-still-love-biden-what-he-ishis-candor-refreshing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Chris Cuomo CNN Double Standard Double Standards Gaffe Gaffes Joe Biden John Berman Michaela Pereira New Day vice president Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19:57:30 +0000 curtis.houck 47300 at http://www.mrc.org After Hyping Christie’s ‘Bridgegate,’ CNN Buries Andrew Cuomo’s Scandal http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/after-hyping-christies-bridgegate-cnn-buries-andrew-cuomos-scandal <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It has been over three weeks since&nbsp;<em>The New York Times</em>&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/23/nyregion/governor-andrew-cuomo-and-the-short-life-of-the-moreland-commission.html?_r=0" _cke_saved_href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/23/nyregion/governor-andrew-cuomo-and-the-short-life-of-the-moreland-commission.html?_r=0" target="_blank">published</a>&nbsp;a front-page investigation unmasking the actions of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) shuttering an anti-corruption commission. In reaction, the U.S.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/after-hyping-christies-bridgegate-cnn-buries-andrew-cuomos-scandal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division Andrew Cuomo Brian Stelter bridgegate Charlie Rose Chris Christie Chris Cuomo CNN Double Standard Fox News Channel Kate Bolduan MonicaCrowley Morning Joe MSNBC New Day New York Times PBS Roger Ailes The Situation Room Washington Times Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:11:30 +0000 curtis.houck 46934 at http://www.mrc.org Networks Refuse to Cover Christian Cities in Iraq Falling to ISIS; CNN’s Cuomo Calls Story 'Largely Underreported' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-refuse-cover-christian-cities-iraq-falling-isis-cnns-cuomo-calls-story-largely-u <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Thursday, the al Qaeda spinoff group the Islamic State seized numerous towns in northern Iraq that are home to much of the country’s minority Christian population, sending tens of thousands of them fleeing further into the Kurdish-dominated region to avoid the unforgiving and deadly extremist group.&nbsp;<strong>When it came to the major broadcast networks covering this story on their Thursday morning news shows, neither ABC, CBS, or NBC provided their viewers with information on this story.</strong></p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-refuse-cover-christian-cities-iraq-falling-isis-cnns-cuomo-calls-story-largely-u" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc cbs CBS This Morning Chris Cuomo Christianity CNN Good Morning America Iraq ISIS Michaela Pereira NBC New Day Nic Robertson Today USA Today Washington Post Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19:27:55 +0000 curtis.houck 46886 at http://www.mrc.org ABC and NBC Join CNN in Ignoring Scandal Involving NY Governor Andrew Cuomo http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-and-nbc-join-cnn-ignoring-scandal-involving-ny-governor-andrew-cuomo <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Monday morning, broadcast networks ABC and NBC and cable news outlet CNN continued their blackout of the investigation into New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (D) and his shuttering of his own anti-corruption commission.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-and-nbc-join-cnn-ignoring-scandal-involving-ny-governor-andrew-cuomo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Andrew Cuomo cbs CBS This Morning Chris Cuomo CNN Fox News Channel Gayle King Good Morning America MSNBC NBC New Day New York Political Scandals Special Report Today Up with Steve Kornacki Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:33:20 +0000 curtis.houck 46848 at http://www.mrc.org Not a Peep on CNN About Investigation Into New York Governor Cuomo http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/not-peep-cnn-about-investigation-new-york-governor-cuomo <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/jeffrey-meyer">Jeffrey Meyer</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Over the past week, Governor Andrew Cuomo (D-NY) has been embroiled in a political scandal following his decision to cancel his own Moreland Commission, created to expose political corruption in the state capitol.&nbsp;On July 23, the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/23/nyregion/governor-andrew-cuomo-and-the-short-life-of-the-moreland-commission.html"><em>New York Times</em></a>&nbsp;reported “that the governor’s office deeply compromised the panel’s work, objecting whenever the commission focused on groups with ties to Mr.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Jeffrey Meyer is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/JeffreyPMeyer" target="_blank">Follow Jeffrey Meyer on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/not-peep-cnn-about-investigation-new-york-governor-cuomo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Andrew Cuomo Chris Cuomo CNN Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:29:56 +0000 jeffrey.meyer 46827 at http://www.mrc.org CNN’s Cuomo Lashes Out at Arizona Sheriff; Accuses Him of ‘Villainizing’ Illegal Immigrant Children http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-lashes-out-arizona-sheriff-accuses-him-villainizing-illegal-immigrant-children <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Wednesday’s&nbsp;<em>New Day</em>&nbsp;on CNN, co-host Chris Cuomo invited on Pinal County, Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu and proceeded to accuse him of misinformation,&nbsp;<strong>“blowing”</strong>&nbsp;the crisis of illegal immigration&nbsp;<strong>“out of proportion,”</strong>&nbsp;distracting his community&nbsp;<strong>“about the plan from Obama”</strong>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<strong>“villainizing these kids”</strong>&nbsp;by wondering if some were members of drug gangs.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-lashes-out-arizona-sheriff-accuses-him-villainizing-illegal-immigrant-children" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Chris Cuomo CNN Illegal Immigration New Day Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:20:22 +0000 curtis.houck 46712 at http://www.mrc.org CNN’s Cuomo Mocks IRS Scandal During Immigration Segment; Asks 'Where is the Humanity' to Help Kids at Border? http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-mocks-irs-scandal-during-immigration-segment-asks-where-humanity-help-kids-bor <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/curtis-houck">Curtis Houck</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Monday, viewers of CNN saw the hosts of&nbsp;<em>New Day</em>&nbsp;continue their championing of the Obama administration on illegal immigration with co-host Chris Cuomo asking for the rule of law to be set aside. Cuomo also mocked Republicans for being obsessed with the IRS scandal and not responding with compassion to the “flood of child humanity.”&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Curtis Houck is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@curtishouck" target="_blank">Follow Curtis Houck on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-mocks-irs-scandal-during-immigration-segment-asks-where-humanity-help-kids-bor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Chris Cuomo CNN Illegal Immigration IRS Targets Tea Party Kate Bolduan New Day Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:03:00 +0000 curtis.houck 46688 at http://www.mrc.org Daily Beast's Avlon Slams Tea Party on CNN; Praises GOP Establishment as 'Sanity Caucus' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/daily-beasts-avlon-slams-tea-party-cnn-praises-gop-establishment-sanity-caucus <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2014-06-25-CNN-ND-Hoover_Avlon.JPG" style="width: 280px; height: 157px; float: right; margin-left: 3px; margin-right: 3px;" />On Wednesday's <em>New Day</em> on CNN, The Daily Beast's John Avlon and his wife, Margaret Hoover, gloated over the recent defeats of Tea Party-backed candidates in Republican primaries. Avlon strongly hinted that the grassroots conservatives movement was full of crazy people: "<strong>Don't call it the establishment. It's the sanity caucus</strong>."<br /> </p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/daily-beasts-avlon-slams-tea-party-cnn-praises-gop-establishment-sanity-caucus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2014 Congressional 2014 Election campaign 2014 Chris Cuomo Chris McDaniel CNN Democrats Eric Cantor John Avlon Kate Bolduan Margaret Hoover New Day Republicans Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:59:26 +0000 matthew.balan 46561 at http://www.mrc.org Chris Cuomo Surprisingly Grills John Kerry Over Obama's International 'Weakness' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/chris-cuomo-surprisingly-grills-john-kerry-over-obamas-international-weakness <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>John Kerry appeared on all three network news programs, Wednesday, but it was an interview on CNN that provided a surprise.&nbsp;<em>New Day</em>&nbsp;anchor Chris Cuomo actually grilled the Secretary of State on pulling troops out of Afghanistan and whether Barack Obama is showing "weakness" internationally in dealing with countries such as Russia.&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Scott Whitlock is Senior News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/scottjw" target="_blank">Follow Scott Whitlock on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/chris-cuomo-surprisingly-grills-john-kerry-over-obamas-international-weakness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Afghanistan Chris Cuomo CNN John Kerry New Day Wed, 28 May 2014 16:45:06 +0000 scott.whitlock 46357 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Cuomo Boosts Van Jones Talking Point; Hypes Tea Party is Pushing GOP 'So Far to the Right' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-boosts-van-jones-talking-point-hypes-tea-party-pushing-gop-so-far-right <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2014-05-20-CNN-Jones_large.JPG" style="width: 240px; height: 134px; float: right; margin: 2px;" width="280" />CNN's Chris Cuomo forwarded a liberal talking point about the infighting inside the Republican Party on Tuesday's <em>New Day</em>, as he covered the primary elections in several states that day. Cuomo asked Republican strategist Kevin Madden, "Are you worried that these challenges are <strong>pushing your mainstream or establishment or traditional candidates farther to the right</strong> than they might be may like?"</p><div class='signature'><p>— Matthew Balan is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/MatthewJLB" target="_blank">Follow Matthew Balan on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-cuomo-boosts-van-jones-talking-point-hypes-tea-party-pushing-gop-so-far-right" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2014 Election Ana Navarro Chris Cuomo CNN Kevin Madden Michaela Pereira New Day Peter Hamby Van Jones Tue, 20 May 2014 21:07:01 +0000 matthew.balan 46306 at http://www.mrc.org