POLL: Americans' Hope for Objective Media Is 'All But Lost'

August 4th, 2020 8:19 PM

The Knight Foundation, which springs from the Knight-Ridder newspaper chain and has backed leftist press organs like NPR, has a discouraging new poll for the media. A large poll of 20,000 people found "Americans' hope for an objective media is all but lost."

NARAL Issues Laughable 'Study' of Abortion Media Coverage

June 19th, 2020 2:14 PM

In our experience, the “objective” media tilt dramatically in favor or abortion advocates. But amazingly, it’s not biased enough for them. NARAL Pro-Choice America released a “media analysis” this week on the way journalists cover abortion. It's not biased enough! 

MRC POLL: Most Voters Think Media Hope Shutdown Hurts Trump in 2020

June 9th, 2020 8:00 AM

RESTON, VA -- The Media Research Center (MRC) in coordination with McLaughlin & Associates today released the findings of a new poll examining likely voters’ attitudes toward media coverage of the coronavirus shutdown and President Trump. The poll found that 60% of likely voters, both liberal and conservative, believed some members of the media would like to see the shutdown drag on so…

CNN Twists Gallup Coronavirus Vaccine Survey With Misleading Headline

May 13th, 2020 2:22 PM
CNN twisted a Gallup poll’s results yesterday in an effort to support their narrative that most Americans want a never-ending national lockdown. On Wednesday the network tweeted out a survey which supposedly found 68% of Americans said a vaccine was necessary before “returning to normal.” A headline on their website repeated this claim. But that reporting was quickly debunked by…

ABC Hypes Trump's 2020 Chances Getting 'Decimated by This Coronavirus'

April 26th, 2020 5:18 PM
While they are rightly spending a lot of time covering the coronavirus crisis, the media were still political entities. ABC proved that fact during Sunday’s This Week when three of their journalists (chief anchor George Stephanopoulos, chief White House correspondent Jon Karl, and senior congressional correspondent Mary Bruce) hyped how President Trump’s campaign messaging took a…

Political Pandemic: Todd Whines Trump Not Taking Hit in the Polls

April 19th, 2020 4:54 PM
After completely ignoring previous polls that showed President Trump’s handling of the coronavirus crisis getting majority support, NBC political director Chuck Todd used a portion of Sunday’s Meet the Press to whine that a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll had found the President’s approval rating was unmoved from a year ago, despite his impeachment and the pandemic.

ABC Frets Over Trump’s Strong Corona Poll: Will ‘Reinforce' His Views!

March 27th, 2020 11:15 AM
ABC News and The Washington Post responded to strong approval numbers for Donald Trump’s handling of the Corona crisis by warning that it will “reinforce” his own beliefs. Both outlets, in a joint poll, suggested the result could be nothing more than a patriotic rallying from the country. 

ABC Gives 10 Seconds to Own Poll Showing Trump Approval Amid Crisis

March 20th, 2020 12:03 PM
After weeks of the broadcast network using the coronavirus pandemic as a cudgel to attack the Trump administration, on Friday, ABC’s Good Morning America could only bother to spend 10 seconds on their own poll finding that 55% of Americans approve of the President’s handling of the crisis.

Bloomberg News Bemoans Abortion Clinics Going Out of Business

March 4th, 2020 8:43 AM
A recent sympathetic article on abortion in Bloomberg Businessweek offered a textbook lesson in liberal media bias. Written by Cynthia Koons and Rebecca Greenfield, the February 27 article’s headline whined that “Abortion Clinics Are Getting Nickel-and-Dimed Out of Business.” 

PBS and NPR Isolate Latino Voters in Trump Polls -- Until He Succeeds

February 28th, 2020 10:49 AM
With a significant chunk of their money – not two percent – coming from taxpayers, why must PBS and NPR pay for their own polling? They can hardly argue this is something the commercial networks don’t do. Then, on top of that, they have manipulated the polls for a liberal political agenda. When Trump started to go "above water" in his approval rating among Latinos,…

CBS Poll: Viewers Feel ‘Nervous’ After Watching Dem Debate

February 26th, 2020 3:26 PM
At the opening of Wednesday’s CBS This Morning, co-host Anthony Mason touted a new poll conducted by the network immediately following Tuesday night’s chaotic Democratic Debate. The survey of “Democratic debate watchers” found that 47% felt “nervous” about the field of 2020 candidates after watching the free-for-all.

ABC, NBC Hide Polls Showing Trump Leading, Cry Russia Interference

February 20th, 2020 8:59 PM
As of Thursday, there were two sets of data from respected pollsters that showed President Trump pulling ahead his Democratic rivals nationally and in at least one key swing state. But conveniently leaked information to The New York Times provided excellent cover to ABC’s World News Tonight and NBC Nightly News as it allowed them to ignore the polls and set the groundwork to falsely claim…

MSNBC Wrongly Hints Most Voters Want to End Private Health Insurance

February 6th, 2020 8:20 PM
On Thursday afternoon, MSNBC host Katy Tur seemed to be misinformed about a recent poll of Iowa Democratic caucus voters which found that most support ending private health insurance as the MSNBC host omitted the word "Democrats" and stated that it was a poll of "Iowa caucus goers" and later simply "Iowans."

Scarborough Won't Release Iowa Poll Results Showing Strong Bernie Lead

February 3rd, 2020 1:25 PM
On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough says "everybody knows" the results of the spiked Des Moines Register poll, and strongly suggests it is stronger for Bernie Sanders than the Emerson poll, which shows Sanders with a 7% lead. But Scarborough declines to release the results.