MarkGlaze http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/2069/all en CBS Boosts Tucson Survivor's Testimony to Promote Gun Control http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-boosts-tucson-survivors-testimony-promote-gun-control <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> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2011-11-15-CBS-Hill.jpg" border="0" width="240" height="181" /></div> <p>CBS's Erica Hill tossed softballs at a survivor of the Tucson shooting and the executive director of a pro-gun control group on Tuesday's Early Show, just hours before they were due to speak at a congressional hearing to promote tighter gun regulations. Hill played up fellow survivor Rep. Gabrielle Giffords's recent interview and asked, "<strong>What does that do to you and to this cause that you have now adopted?</strong>"<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cbs-boosts-tucson-survivors-testimony-promote-gun-control" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert cbs EarlyShow EricaHill GabrielleGiffords GunControl liberalmediabias MarkGlaze PatriciaMaisch Tue, 15 Nov 2011 21:55:00 +0000 38413 at http://www.mrc.org