JimmyHoffa http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/968/all en NYT's Calmes Ignores Hoffa's'Take These Son of a Bitches Out' Tea Party Attack http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nyts-calmes-ignores-hoffastake-these-son-bitches-out-tea-party-attack <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>New York Times reporter Jackie Calmes spent Labor Day with President Obama in Detroit, who spoke at a heavily union rally featuring speakers from organized labor. One of them, Teamster President Jimmy Hoffa, used just the sort of militant rhetoric against the Tea Party that would certainly have been condemned by the Times if coming from <a href="http://www.mrc.org/timeswatch/articles/2011/20110111104400.aspx">Sarah Palin</a>, Rick Perry, or any other conservative politician or activist.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/nyts-calmes-ignores-hoffastake-these-son-bitches-out-tea-party-attack" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert BiasByOmission JackieCalmes JimmyHoffa LaborDay liberalmediabias Unions Tue, 06 Sep 2011 20:46:00 +0000 38118 at http://www.mrc.org Calmes Ignores Hoffa's'Take These Son of a Bitches Out' Tea Party Attack at Obama Rally http://www.mrc.org/articles/calmes-ignores-hoffastake-these-son-bitches-out-tea-party-attack-obama-rally <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Obama, still not to blame: &quot;The president&#039;s Labor Day addresses trace the stubbornness of the crisis he inherited....a Democratic-controlled Congress had passed his two-year, $800 billion stimulus program of tax cuts and spending. &#039;It&#039;s working,&#039; Mr. Obama said then. Most economists agreed, though many have since concluded that the package was not forceful enough to counter a recession....&quot; </div> </div> </div> <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>Reporter Jackie Calmes spent Labor Day with President Obama in Detroit, who spoke at a heavily union rally featuring speakers from organized labor. One of them, Teamster President Jimmy Hoffa, used just the sort of militant rhetoric against the Tea Party that would certainly have been condemned by the Times if coming from <a href="http://www.mrc.org/timeswatch/articles/2011/20110111104400.aspx">Sarah Palin</a>, Rick Perry, or any other conservative politician or activist.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/calmes-ignores-hoffastake-these-son-bitches-out-tea-party-attack-obama-rally" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Economy BiasByOmission JackieCalmes JimmyHoffa liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Stimulus TimesWatch unemployment Unions Tue, 06 Sep 2011 19:51:00 +0000 admin 513 at http://www.mrc.org