Video

‘Mainstream Media Is a Loser’ After Election, Says CNBC’s Joe Kernen

Business
November 9th, 2016 12:13 PM
Squawk Box host Joe Kernen blasted the “mainstream media” as the election loser saying certain outlets should accept humiliation. “The mainstream media is a loser in this and not just in trying to analyze what was happening but trying to influence and affect what was happening,” Kernen said on Nov. 9.  
Video

CNBC’s Kernen: NYT Staff Has ‘Honorary Position’ in Clinton Campaign

Business
November 8th, 2016 8:47 AM
CNBC’s Joe Kernen slammed anti-Trump media bias on Nov. 8, and branded the New York Times as an honorary member of the Clinton campaign. He joked that The New York Times staff had “honorary position” in the Clinton campaign.  

CNBC’s Harwood Denies Allegation of ‘Collusion’ With Clinton Campaign

Business
November 7th, 2016 5:26 PM
Leaked emails from the Clinton campaign cast doubts on CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood’s ability to be an objective reporter when it came to Hillary Clinton. But after The Hill accused Harwood on Nov. 7, of colluding with the Clinton campaign, he denied the charge on Twitter.  
Video

Baseball Legend Johnny Bench Endorses Trump on ‘Squawk Box’

Business
October 3rd, 2016 11:17 AM
National Baseball Hall of Famer Johnny Bench threw his support to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, and argued on CNBC’s Squawk Box that Trump could “change Washington.” “I’m going for Donald,” Bench said on Oct. 3.
Video

CNBC’s Kernen Jabs Clinton's ‘Choreographed’ Meeting with Child

Business
September 12th, 2016 4:48 PM
Squawk Box anchor Joe Kernen jabbed the Clinton campaign for staging a meeting between the Democratic presidential nominee and a little girl in New York City. “It was so choreographed,” Kernen said on Sept. 12.
Video

CNBC’s Kernen Knocks George Stephanopoulos for Pro-Clinton Bias

Business
August 22nd, 2016 5:25 PM
When CNBC’s Joe Kernen calls someone out for liberal bias, it is usually one of his colleagues. This time, he hit ABC This Week anchor George Stephanopoulos. “I love when Steph goes after the Republicans, man. He's tough. He is tough. Whew,” Kernen remarked sarcastically in a jab at the ABC News’ chief anchor on Squawk Box Aug. 22.
Video

CNBC’s Joe Kernen Says He Follows NewsBusters on Twitter

Business
July 29th, 2016 4:12 PM
CNBC’s business news coverage took a humorous turn when Squawk Box anchors Joe Kernen and Andrew Ross Sorkin’s conversation turned to social media. On July 27, after reporting that Twitter shares were down following a disappointing quarter, Kernen revealed what he likes about Twitter and who he follows.  
Video

Kernen Calls For ‘Woodward and Bernstein' on Clinton Money Scandals

Business
July 22nd, 2016 2:44 PM
On the eve of the Democratic convention, CNBC’s Joe Kernen wanted to know why the media have failed to challenge Hillary Clinton on the issue of her personal wealth and the controversy surrounding the Clinton Foundation. Kernen, a Squawk Box co-anchor, pointed out that the media have been suspiciously silent on the subject of Clinton’s finances. During a discussion…
Video

CNBC’s Kernen Upset by Fed Decision Not to Raise Rate

Business
June 16th, 2016 1:46 PM
Following the Labor Department’s disappointing report that only 38,000 jobs were added in May, the Federal Reserve decided on June 15, 2016, they would not raise interest rates. CNBC Squawk Box co-anchor Joe Kernen reacted to the Fed’s decision the following morning. He criticized them for only raising interest rates once in the past nine years.
Video

Disgraced Anchor Dan Rather Criticizes Media's Coverage of 2016 Race

June 15th, 2016 6:14 PM
On CNBC's Squawk Box on Wednesday, Dan Rather somehow thought it was wise to offer criticism of the way the media has covered the 2016 presidential campaign so far. The former CBS anchor, whose career was crippled after the MemoGate scandal in 2004, asserted that there's "too much on the horse race, not enough on the substance of the race."
Video

CNBC’s Kernen: ‘The Country Is Not Going to Elect a Socialist!’

Business
May 18th, 2016 11:15 AM
CNBC anchor Joe Kernen tore into the prospect of a socialist president, and knocked young people who he said had a warped view of Bernie Sanders. Kernen’s comments came in response to a report by political correspondent John Harwood on the democratic presidential race. In his report, Harwood featured a poll that had Sanders losing to Clinton by 14 percentage points.
Video

Squawk Box Anchors Ridicule Socialism as Causing ‘Equal Suffering'

Business
May 13th, 2016 9:50 AM
CNBC anchors Joe Kernen and Michelle Caruso Cabrera poked fun at socialism, saying it equalized results, but made everything worse. Cabrera said on Squawk Box May 12, that socialism brought about “equal suffering,” while Kernen similarly remarked that it represented “equally-shared misery.”
Video

Kernen Hits Colleague Harwood for Anti-Trump Bias

Business
March 22nd, 2016 2:38 PM
Squawk Box co-host Joe Kernen took issue with a colleague’s coverage of protests at a recent Donald Trump rally in Tucson, Arizona. CNBC Chief Washington Correspondent John Harwood reported on March 21, that at that rally a Trump supporter attacked a protester who was wearing a KKK outfit, and Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski grabbed a protester by his shirt collar.
Video

CNBC’s Kernen Presses Harwood: Will You Ask Hillary Tough Questions?

Business
March 7th, 2016 5:12 PM
A tense exchange on CNBC suggested Joe Kernen might not trust his colleague John Harwood to ask tough questions when interviewing liberals. Squawk Box co-host Kernen pressed Harwood, CNBC’s chief Washington correspondent, on whether or not he would ask Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton tough questions during an interview.