pelosi http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/3537/all en Liberal Morality http://www.mrc.org/cartoons/liberal-morality <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/glenn-foden">Glenn Foden</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="3000" height="2544" title="Media Research Center" alt="Media Research Center" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/CMI-Abort%20Aliens.jpg?1340737311" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-published"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">June 26, 2012 - 2:57pm</span> </div> </div> </div> Culture and Media Institute Faith Government Life Politics Abortion immigration obama pelosi Tue, 26 Jun 2012 19:01:52 +0000 matt.philbin 40495 at http://www.mrc.org Too Many Vacations? Let's be Thankful He's Out of the White House http://www.mrc.org/commentary/too-many-vacations-lets-be-thankful-hes-out-white-house <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/dan-kennedy">Dan Kennedy</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >My family and I are exhausted. While my wife and kids took an-ultra luxury vacation in <st1:country-region w:st="on">Spain</st1:country-region>, I jetted back and forth to <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">Chicago</st1:city></st1:place> to celebrate my birthday as a temporary bachelor. </p> <br /> <p >After that, we got back together for a family weekend at the beach on the Gulf. Now, we’re here vacationing in the favorite playground of the East Coast rich and famous, Martha’s Vineyard.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/too-many-vacations-lets-be-thankful-hes-out-white-house" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Business and Media Institute Biden Chicago Martha'sVineyard MichelleObama obama pelosi Reid spain Vacations Wed, 25 Aug 2010 18:56:16 +0000 admin 29879 at http://www.mrc.org Video: Unemployment Fight Shows Media Will Help Liberals Protect Their Jobs http://www.mrc.org/articles/video-unemployment-fight-shows-media-will-help-liberals-protect-their-jobs <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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <object width="640" height="385"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/tbM37tCZ4Ww&hl=en_US&fs=1?rel=0" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always" /> <embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/tbM37tCZ4Ww&hl=en_US&fs=1?rel=0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="640" height="385"></embed></object></p> <p><a href="http://businessandmedia.org/articles/2010/20100721165625.aspx" />Read the related story</a></p> <br /> Articles Business and Media Institute Economy benefitsextension Deficit filibuster GOP jobs obama PAYGO pelosi unemployment Thu, 29 Jul 2010 18:53:57 +0000 admin 27157 at http://www.mrc.org Here Lies Nancy Pelosi; Will Journalists Notice http://www.mrc.org/pelosi/here-lies-nancy-pelosi-will-journalists-notice <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/dan-gainor">Dan Gainor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Nancy Pelosi is lying. OK, maybe that’s not a revelation. As a politician, the mere fact that she continues to breathe means she’s lying at least some of the time. You can tell politicians are lying in the <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">United States</st1:place></st1:country-region> when they have a letter after their name such as “D,” “R” or “I.”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/pelosi/here-lies-nancy-pelosi-will-journalists-notice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> pelosi TeaParties Wed, 03 Mar 2010 15:43:39 +0000 admin 29934 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Whitfield Hails as 'Courageous' Obama's Notre Dame Speech --5/18/2009 http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-whitfield-hails-courageous-obamas-notre-dame-speech-5182009 <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p> <b><font face="Arial"> <br /> </font> </b><b>1.</b> <a href="#1"><b>CNN's Whitfield Hails as 'Courageous' Obama's Notre Dame Speech </b></a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cnns-whitfield-hails-courageous-obamas-notre-dame-speech-5182009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division pelosi Mon, 18 May 2009 04:00:00 +0000 34590 at http://www.mrc.org Congressman Gives Speech in Front of Pelosi's Office: 'There Are More Shady Deals Going on Behind Closed Doors' http://www.mrc.org/articles/congressman-gives-speech-front-pelosis-office-there-are-more-shady-deals-going-behind-close <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/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >President Barack Obama has proclaimed his administration will be more open than the previous administration. However, his counterparts in the House and the Senate aren’t following suit.</p> <br /> <p >The Washington Post has reported that negotiations between House and Senate Democrats have resulted in a stimulus bill with a price tag of “about $789.5 billion.” This agreement raised the ire of Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., and he went outside of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office to express it.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/congressman-gives-speech-front-pelosis-office-there-are-more-shady-deals-going-behind-close" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Economy CongressmanPrice pelosi shadydeals Stimulus Wed, 11 Feb 2009 18:59:36 +0000 admin 26961 at http://www.mrc.org SF Chronicle Glosses Over Reality in Listing for Folsom Street Fair http://www.mrc.org/articles/sf-chronicle-glosses-over-reality-listing-folsom-street-fair <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/kristen-fyfe">Kristen Fyfe</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Imagine you're a new resident to <st1:city w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">San Francisco</st1:place></st1:city> and you and the kids are looking for something to do on the weekend.  You pick up your local paper, the <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">San Francisco Chronicle,</i> and turn to the “Events” section. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/sf-chronicle-glosses-over-reality-listing-folsom-street-fair" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Family FolsomStreetFair homosexual pelosi pornography sadomasochism SanFrancisco Tue, 23 Sep 2008 04:00:00 +0000 admin 28072 at http://www.mrc.org House GOP Invites McCain to Join Protest; Challenges Pelosi to Stop Them http://www.mrc.org/articles/house-gop-invites-mccain-join-protest-challenges-pelosi-stop-them <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/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain may be thrust into the public spat between House Republicans and Democrats over the Democratic leadership’s decision to take summer recess without vote on offshore oil drilling.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/house-gop-invites-mccain-join-protest-challenges-pelosi-stop-them" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Business Energy boehner congress Democrats drilling gasoline GOP House mccain obama oil outercontinentalshelfOCS pelosi protest Republicans Shadegg Tue, 05 Aug 2008 21:07:56 +0000 admin 26005 at http://www.mrc.org Pelosi Dodges Drilling Question; Blames Bush for Economic Downturn http://www.mrc.org/articles/pelosi-dodges-drilling-question-blames-bush-economic-downturn <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/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; When Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) took the role of Speaker of the House on January 4, 2007, the national average price of gas was <a href="http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/dnav/pet/hist/mg_rt_usw.htm"></a>$2.33 a gallon, according to the Energy Information Administration. Now the average price is hovering around $4 a gallon. </p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; But Pelosi deserves no part of the blame, she told NBC “Today” co-anchor Meredith Vieira during an interview that aired July 28.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/pelosi-dodges-drilling-question-blames-bush-economic-downturn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Economy congress Democrats drilling fuel gas NBC oil pelosi tax Today vieira Mon, 28 Jul 2008 18:52:16 +0000 admin 26020 at http://www.mrc.org 'Energy Independence Day': Take Two http://www.mrc.org/articles/energy-independence-day-take-two <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/nathan-burchfiel">Nathan Burchfiel</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; As Democrats solidified their control of Congress in early 2007, the newly empowered leadership pledged to “truly declare our energy independence” by July 4, 2007.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) announced she would create a panel on energy independence, “accelerate the implementation of existing clean, energy-efficient technologies,” invest in domestic alternatives and “send our energy dollars to the Midwest not the Middle East.”</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/energy-independence-day-take-two" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Energy corn Democrats dependence electricity energyindependence ethanol foreign gas mccain MiddleEast mideast Midwest obama oil pelosi power prices solar subsidy wind Wed, 02 Jul 2008 20:10:13 +0000 admin 26074 at http://www.mrc.org When the Story's Got Children, Who Needs Facts? http://www.mrc.org/articles/when-storys-got-children-who-needs-facts <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/amy-menefee">Amy Menefee</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     It’s the perfect combination of sin taxes, nanny-statism and taxpayer-funded welfare – all in the name of the children. </p> <br /> <p >     And according to media reports, it’s President George W. Bush vs. Everyone Who Likes Children. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/when-storys-got-children-who-needs-facts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government Media bias bush Children clinton congress funding healthcare insurance kids money pelosi SCHIP Veto Wed, 03 Oct 2007 16:55:29 +0000 admin 25317 at http://www.mrc.org Two Lewd Tuesdays http://www.mrc.org/articles/two-lewd-tuesdays <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/colleen-raezler">Colleen Raezler</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >What is going on with women's talk shows? </p> <br /> <p >On Tuesday, October 2, Whoopi Goldberg told <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">The View's </i>audience that she would like to “do” the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, along with her husband, Paul Pelosi. On Tuesday, September 25, Oprah Winfrey featured a couple who have an open marriage, along with experts that encourage women to have “friends with benefits” and use pornography. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/two-lewd-tuesdays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Education BarbaraWalters indecency Oprah pelosi WhoopiGoldberg Wed, 03 Oct 2007 04:00:00 +0000 admin 27661 at http://www.mrc.org LA Times Backs Away from Bias – But Not All the Way http://www.mrc.org/articles/la-times-backs-away-bias-%E2%80%93-not-all-way <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/david-niedrauer">David Niedrauer</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >A July 31 <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">Los Angeles Times</i> <a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-ex-ethics31aug01,0,6691939.story?coll=la-home-center" />article</a> about a new House ethics bill lists seven corrupt Republicans, but not a single Democrat.  </p> <br /> <p >The August 1 <a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/politics/la-na-ethics1aug01,1,4002647.story?page=2" />version</a> of the article makes a small gesture to fairness, adding a brief reference to a single corrupt Democrat near the end of the story.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/la-times-backs-away-bias-%E2%80%93-not-all-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Education congress Corruption ethics LATimes murtha pelosi Reid Wed, 01 Aug 2007 04:00:00 +0000 admin 27726 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Velshi Misreports Tax Numbers While 'Minding Your Business' http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnns-velshi-misreports-tax-numbers-while-minding-your-business <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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     With tax filing deadlines just around the corner, “American Morning” focused on the alternative minimum tax, a parallel tax structure that struck about 3.5 million taxpayers last year.</p> <br /> <p >     Business reporter Ali Velshi explained on the April 13 broadcast that the tax was invented in 1969 to prevent the highest income earners from “tak[ing] advantage of too many loopholes.” But now the AMT is threatening income earners as low as $42,500.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnns-velshi-misreports-tax-numbers-while-minding-your-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Taxes alternativeminimumtax AMT April15 clinton Democrat file filing IRS pelosi tax TaxCut Fri, 13 Apr 2007 17:01:28 +0000 admin 25549 at http://www.mrc.org Media Amnesia Strikes on AMT Reform http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-amnesia-strikes-amt-reform <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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Several vocal members of Congress are calling for Alternative Minimum Tax reform, claiming to rescue the middle class. What the media aren’t telling you is that these are the same politicians who helped created this monster. </p> <br /> <p >     Look at examples of the media coverage: </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-amnesia-strikes-amt-reform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government alternativeminimumtax AMT bush clinton congress Democrat inflation pelosi rangel schumer tax TaxCut vote Wed, 11 Apr 2007 19:05:47 +0000 admin 25552 at http://www.mrc.org