53% Vote on Same-sex Marriage in Maine a 'Narrow Victory

November 4th, 2009 11:57 AM
President Barack Obama's 2008 popular vote victory, roughly 53% of the electorate, should be considered "narrow" in retrospect, perhaps. After all, ABC News editors consider a similar margin of victory for same-sex marriage opponents in Maine last night to be "narrow."The headline and subheader for Devin Dwyer's November 4 story:

CBS Plugs Moderate Republicans Voting with Obama

February 16th, 2009 5:17 PM
On Saturday’s CBS Evening News, correspondent Kimberly Dozier filed a report profiling moderate Republican Senators Susan Collins and Olympia Snowe, both from Maine, in light of their vote in favor of President Obama's economic plan, and relayed their criticisms that other Republicans should show more willingness to "compromise." Dozier also likened Collins to another former Republican Senator…

AP's 'US Now Winning Iraq War' Analysis Getting Light Exposure

July 27th, 2008 10:16 AM
Robert Burns and Robert H. Reid created quite a stir in the blogosphere yesterday with their dispatch from Baghdad, "Analysis: US now winning Iraq war that seemed lost." NewsBusters colleague Noel Sheppard accurately called it a "stop the presses" story, and ended his post with an important perspective that you really must read if you haven't already. Now that the story has had one overnight news…

Bozell: Hollywood Hates People Who Oppose Sex at

October 21st, 2007 7:04 AM