Priorities USA http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21559/all en CBS Downplays Obama Super PAC Cancer Death Ad As Part of 'Nasty' Blitz from Both Sides http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-downplays-obama-super-pac-cancer-death-ad-part-nasty-blitz-both-sides <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://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/main_photos/2012/August/2012-08-10-CBS-CTM-Cordes.jpg" style="float: right;" width="240" height="134" />Three days after <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matt-hadro/2012/08/09/cnn-hammers-vicious-obama-super-pac-ad-networks-ignored-entirely" target="_blank">CNN slammed the dishonest ad</a> from the pro-Obama Priorities USA super PAC that blames Mitt Romney for a woman's cancer death, Friday's <em>CBS This Morning</em> finally got around to covering it.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbs-downplays-obama-super-pac-cancer-death-ad-part-nasty-blitz-both-sides" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Barack Obama cbs CBS This Morning Mitt Romney Nancy Cordes Priorities USA Fri, 10 Aug 2012 16:44:03 +0000 matthew.balan 40860 at http://www.mrc.org Morning Newscasts Still Skipping Obama Supporters' Cancer Death Ad http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/morning-newscasts-still-skipping-obama-supporters-cancer-death-ad <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://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/main_photos/2012/August/2012-08-09-CBS-CTM-Rose.jpg" height="135" width="240" />On Thursday morning, the Big Three continued their <a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/networks-continue-blackout-romney-killed-my-wife-ad-tout-war-women-meme" target="_blank">complete blackout</a> on the controversy surrounding a pro-Obama super PAC's new ad that points the finger at Mitt Romney for a woman's cancer death. ABC's <em>Good Morning America</em> and NBC's <em>Today</em> minimized their political coverage.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/morning-newscasts-still-skipping-obama-supporters-cancer-death-ad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Barack Obama cbs CBS This Morning Ed Rendell Good Morning America Mitt Romney NBC Priorities USA Today Thu, 09 Aug 2012 21:59:13 +0000 matthew.balan 40849 at http://www.mrc.org