[See NewsBusters for more.] Though Dan Rather has been reduced to uploading Facebook videos, don’t think he’s lost his liberal bias. The disgraced ex-CBS News journalist reported live from the 2016 Democratic National Convention and on Tuesday and reminisced about the greatness of Barack Obama. Flashing back to the Democrat’s 2004 debut, he began, “Hello Facebook followers... [Conventions] are pageant.
MIKE PENCE, GOVERNOR OF INDIANA: I’m a Christian, a conservative, and a Republican…
REBECCA SMITH, CORRESPONDENT, TELEMUNDO: [Translating Gov. Pence] “I’m a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order.”
ENNY PICHARDO, CORRESPONDANT, UNIVISION: This Democrat official says that the selection of Pence sends a clear message to voters.
ADRIANO ESPAILLAT, NEW YORK STATE SENATOR: More of the same. An intolerant voice, a voice that discriminates against immigrants, a voice that discriminates against the LGBT community, a voice that tries to impose religious affairs when people should have the option to freely choose to do what they want.
LUIS MEGID, UNIVISION REPORTER: The contrast with the Republicans goes beyond the speakers' list. At the convention that nominated Donald Trump, there was just one person that worked with Hispanic media. Here in Philadelphia, there are over thirty.
More in the cross-post on the MRC's NewsBusters blog.
In an effort to downplay the chaos and division on display at the first day of the Democratic National Convention, on Tuesday’s NBC Today, correspondent Andrea Mitchell celebrated Monday night’s speech from Bernie Sanders as “everything Hillary Clinton could have wanted, an unqualified endorsement.”
In a rather bold display of liberal media bias on CNN Tonight, Peter Beinart a contributor to The Atlantic declared that Melania Trump’s American experience was somehow invalid compared to Michelle Obama’s. “She has not lived the story of America,” he slammed in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, “She does not understand the story of America.” Not only did he try to tear down Melania Trump he attacked the Republicans and glorified Michelle Obama.