Business Coverage http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21089/all en CNN Examines Obama's Donations from Bain Employees – But How Much Have They Actually Reported on It? http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-examines-obamas-donations-bain-employees-%E2%80%93-how-much-have-they-actually-reported-it <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/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2012-05-25-CNN-Bash-Bain3.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" />CNN's Dana Bash reported Friday on the irony of President Obama hitting Mitt Romney's connections to Bain Capital when he himself has received donations from Bain employees. CNN has highlighted Obama's hypocrisy on this matter before, but this specific story has certainly not received much air-time – if any at all – in the last two weeks.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnn-examines-obamas-donations-bain-employees-%E2%80%93-how-much-have-they-actually-reported-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Bain Capital Barack Obama Business Coverage CNN Dana Bash economy Election 2012 The Situation Room Fri, 25 May 2012 23:23:34 +0000 matt.hadro 40209 at http://www.mrc.org Soledad O'Brien Spins Romney's Words on Bain, Suggests He's Dodging the Questions http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/soledad-obrien-spins-romneys-words-bain-suggests-hes-dodging-questions <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/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <img src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2012-05-24-CNN-StartingPoint-Lee3.jpg" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" />CNN's Soledad O'Brien spun Mitt Romney's words into a dodging-the-question moment for the candidate on the matter of Bain Capital, on Thursday's Starting Point. O'Brien was emphasizing Romney's "reluctance" to mention his days at Bain, which had been the focus of attack ads from the Obama campaign that O'Brien herself justified the other day.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/soledad-obrien-spins-romneys-words-bain-suggests-hes-dodging-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Bain Capital Business Coverage CNN economy Election 2012 Mike Lee Mitt Romney Soledad O'Brien Starting Point Thu, 24 May 2012 23:42:11 +0000 matt.hadro 40193 at http://www.mrc.org