Dianne Feinstein http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21183/all en Andrea Mitchell Urges Sen. Feinstein to Slam Fmr. CIA Chief as Sexist http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/andrea-mitchell-urges-sen-feinstein-slam-fmr-cia-chief-sexist <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> On her 12 p.m.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Kyle Drennen is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/kjdrennen" target="_blank">Follow Kyle Drennen on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/andrea-mitchell-urges-sen-feinstein-slam-fmr-cia-chief-sexist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Andrea Mitchell Dianne Feinstein Interrogation Techniques Michael Hayden MSNBC Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:48:25 +0000 kyle.drennen 45963 at http://www.mrc.org Andrea Mitchell: Criticizing Democratic Senator's Biased Report is Sexist http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/andrea-mitchell-criticizing-democratic-senators-biased-report-sexist <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> On her 12 p.m. ET hour show on MSNBC Monday, host Andrea Mitchell accused former NSA and CIA director Michael Hayden of being sexist simply for criticizing Senator Dianne Feinstein's slanted Intelligence Committee report condemning the interrogation of terror suspects under the Bush administration. [<em>Listen to <a href="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2013/2014-04-07-MSNBC-AMR-Mitchell.mp3">the audio</a></em>]<br /> </p><div class='signature'><p>— Kyle Drennen is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/kjdrennen" target="_blank">Follow Kyle Drennen on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/andrea-mitchell-criticizing-democratic-senators-biased-report-sexist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Andrea Mitchell Dianne Feinstein Gail Collins Michael Hayden MSNBC Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:20:07 +0000 kyle.drennen 45945 at http://www.mrc.org CBS: 'White House Had Years of Warnings' About ObamaCare Debacle http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-white-house-had-years-warnings-about-obamacare-debacle <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/2013-11-04-CBS-Garrett_large.JPG" style="float: right;" height="134" width="240" />Monday's <em>CBS This Morning</em> revealed how "a trusted Obama health care adviser <strong>warned the White House it was losing control of ObamaCare</strong>." Major Garrett underlined that "<strong>the warnings were dire and specific, and ultimately ignored</strong>" by the Obama administration. Instead, they "<strong>relied on appointed bureaucrats and senior White House health care advisers</strong>" to implement the health care law.<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/cbs-white-house-had-years-warnings-about-obamacare-debacle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Barack Obama cbs CBS This Morning David Cutler Deval Patrick Dianne Feinstein Larry Summers Major Garrett Margaret Brennan obamacare Mon, 04 Nov 2013 19:44:31 +0000 matthew.balan 44866 at http://www.mrc.org NY Times, Not Taking Defeat of 'Gun Safety' Well, Faults 'Gun Lobby's' 'Disputed Talking Points' http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-not-taking-defeat-gun-safety-well-faults-gun-lobbys-disputed-talking-points <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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>The <em>New York Times</em> led Thursday's edition with the Senate defeat of President Obama's gun control proposals in a series of procedural votes, including one on expanding background checks that Democrats had hoped would pass.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-not-taking-defeat-gun-safety-well-faults-gun-lobbys-disputed-talking-points" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Barack Obama Dianne Feinstein Gun Control Jennifer Steinhauer Jeremy Peters Jonathan Weisman Senate Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:05:15 +0000 clay.waters 43228 at http://www.mrc.org Sloppy: CNN's Lemon Ignores Ted Cruz's Own Words and Hits Him as 'Inaccurate' and 'Misleading' http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sloppy-cnns-lemon-ignores-ted-cruzs-own-words-and-hits-him-inaccurate-and-misleading <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/2013-03-15-CNN-Lemon-Cruz.JPG" style="float: right; margin: 3px;" height="135" width="240" />CNN's Don Lemon smacked Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.) on Friday for being "inaccurate" and "misleading" in grilling Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) on the Second Amendment. Lemon didn't provide any transcript or video of what Cruz actually said, and it turns out he was the one being "inaccurate" and "misleading."<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/sloppy-cnns-lemon-ignores-ted-cruzs-own-words-and-hits-him-inaccurate-and-misleading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division CNN Dianne Feinstein Don Lemon Gun Control Guns Joe Scarborough Fri, 15 Mar 2013 22:11:22 +0000 matt.hadro 42928 at http://www.mrc.org Fairness: Gun Control Advocates Get Five Times More Coverage Than Opponent on CNN's The Situation Room http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/fairness-gun-control-advocates-get-five-times-more-coverage-opponent-cnns-situation-room <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 style="float: right; margin: 3px;" src="/sites/default/files/uploads/2013-01-31-CNN-SitRoom-Kelly.JPG" height="135" width="240" />Viewers who tuned in to Wednesday's <em>The Situation Room</em> were bombarded with over five times as much coverage of gun control advocates than of the lone gun rights advocate Newt Gingrich.<br /> <br /> Host Wolf Blitzer tossed plenty of softball questions to gun control advocates Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Mark Kelly, husband of former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords (D-Ariz.), but he grilled Gingrich on background checks.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/fairness-gun-control-advocates-get-five-times-more-coverage-opponent-cnns-situation-room" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division CNN Dianne Feinstein Gabrielle Giffords Mark Kelly The Situation Room Wolf Blitzer Fri, 01 Feb 2013 04:29:59 +0000 matt.hadro 42469 at http://www.mrc.org CBS Lines Up Pro-Gun Control Liberals; Lets Only One Gun Rights Advocate Speak http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-lines-pro-gun-control-liberals-lets-only-one-gun-rights-advocate-speak <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 alt="Bill Plante, CBS News Correspondent; Screen Cap From 17 December 2012 Edition of CBS This Morning | MRC.org" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2012-12-17-CBS-Plante_large.JPG.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="133" width="240" />Bill Plante slanted four-to-one in favor of gun control on Monday's <em>CBS This Morning</em> as he reported on congressional Democrats' efforts to introduce new firearms regulations. Plante played soundbites from Senator Dianne Feinstein, Carolyn McCarthy, and President Barack Obama.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-lines-pro-gun-control-liberals-lets-only-one-gun-rights-advocate-speak" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Barack Obama Bill Plante Carolyn McCarthy cbs CBS This Morning Dianne Feinstein Guns Louie Gohmert Norah O'Donnell Paul Barrett Mon, 17 Dec 2012 20:45:08 +0000 matthew.balan 42056 at http://www.mrc.org ABC Highlights Dems Charging Obama Admin Leaked National Security Secrets http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-highlights-dems-charging-obama-admin-leaked-national-security-secrets <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/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="float: right;" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/2012-06-07-ABC-WN-BigSawyer.jpg" alt="Media Research Center" title="Media Research Center" class="imagecache-medium_280_x_158" />Uniquely among the broadcast network evening newscasts, ABC's <em>World News</em> on Thursday ran a report which informed viewers that Democrats in Congress have joined Republicans in accusing the Obama administration of leaking classified information, jeopardizing the country's ability to recruit spies in other countries to help the U.S. in the future.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/abc-highlights-dems-charging-obama-admin-leaked-national-security-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Politics abc Barack Obama congress Democrats Diane Sawyer Dianne Feinstein Jonathan Karl Leaks National security White House World News Fri, 08 Jun 2012 12:47:46 +0000 40339 at http://www.mrc.org