Greta on Benghazi: White House Seems to Be 'Hiding Something'

September 8th, 2014 8:58 AM
Fox News host Greta Van Susteren had some strong words for the Obama administration for failing to provide the press with adequate information following the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack.  Speaking on her On the Record program on Friday, September 5, Van Susteren claimed that “the Obama administration’s behavior post-Benghazi has been weird, like they are hiding something.…

Networks Dodge Huge IRS Scandal News as DOJ Attorney Says Lost Lerner

August 25th, 2014 9:15 PM
Judicial Watch president Tom Fitton appeared on the Fox News Channel (FNC) Monday afternoon and informed viewers that a Department of Justice (DOJ) attorney admitted to his organization on Friday that the e-mails belonging to former IRS official Lois Lerner that were thought to be lost likely still exist. He declared to FNC’s Shannon Bream that the story of Lerner’s hard drive being…

Fired NY Times Editor to Greta: It's 'Easy to Demonstrate' that Team O

July 18th, 2014 8:04 AM
Barbara Boland at our sister site reported that fired New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson appeared on Fox News on Wednesday night. On The Record host Greta van Susteren asked about President Obama's record on transparency. Abramson has repeatedly said Obama is the most secretive president she's covered, all the way back to Jimmy Carter. Fox began the segment with…

Networks Ignore New GOP Claim That IRS Didn't Target Liberal Groups

April 7th, 2014 10:03 PM
Monday's network evening news casts ignored a new GOP claim that Tea Party groups were indeed singled out for "systematic scrutiny" by the IRS. House Republicans released a report that said the IRS began special investigations in 2010 by targeting only Tea Party groups. Of the first three groups investigated, two of them eventually dropped their applications for non-profit…

Greta: 'Obama Administration Tried Very Hard to Discourage Fox News Fr

January 17th, 2014 10:21 AM
For well over a year, NewsBusters has been reporting how the Obama-loving media have done everything in their power to not only avoid covering the details surrounding the September 11, 2012, attack on our consulate in Benghazi, Libya, but also assist the Administration in promoting its version of events. On Thursday, Greta Van Susteren wrote at her blog, "After Benghazi on 9/11/2012, the…

Variety: Megyn Kelly Mopping the Floor With Her Time-Slot 'Competition

December 3rd, 2013 6:09 PM
Anyone doubting Roger Ailes' eye for talent needs to go somewhere else besides his shuffling of Fox News's weekday evening lineup, especially but not exclusively his decision to move Megyn Kelly into the 9 p.m. time slot. Variety's Brian Steinberg reports that Kelly has put even more distance between Fox and its so-called competitors at CNN, MSNBC, and HLN, while Greta Van…

Fox Nearly Doubles CNN and MSNBC's Combined Viewers Tuesday, Best Rati

October 23rd, 2013 6:53 PM
It looks like Fox News's revised lineup is a hit with viewers. On Tuesday, FNC almost doubled the combined total viewers of CNN and MSNBC achieving its best ratings since recent changes that included the addition of Megyn Kelly to primetime.

Greta Van Susteren: 'Chris Matthews May Be For Sale, I Am Not

October 18th, 2013 5:41 PM
Chris Matthews earlier this week told Ora.TV's Larry King that there's pressure at news outlets such as Fox and MSNBC to be openly partisan. Matthews chose to use Greta Van Susteren as an example of this. Van Susteren struck back Friday in a way that only she knows how:

Greta Van Susteren: Fox Should Sign Jay Leno To Compete With NBC

August 13th, 2013 12:53 AM
Jay Leno got quite a vote of confidence Monday. Posting at her blog, Fox News's Greta Van Susteren wrote, "Fox Broadcast should sign him up and compete against his old network":

Rush Limbaugh: 'Media Get As Big a Thrill Defeating Conservatives As T

July 31st, 2013 10:05 AM
"I think they get as big a thrill, just as all Democrats do, of defeating conservatives as they do helping Obama...The media has aligned with Obama to defeat Republicans, to defeat conservatives." So said conservative talk radio host Rush Limbaugh on Fox News's On the Record Wednesday (video follows with transcript and absolutely no need for additional commentary):

Palin: McCain Campaign Banned Me From Talking About Obama - 'Media Wou

July 27th, 2013 11:02 AM
Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin said Friday that the McCain campaign in 2008 prevented her from talking about Barack Obama's controversial background or his lack of job experience for fear "the media would eat us alive." Fox News's Greta Van Susteren responded by saying, "I think at some point [people are] going to look at us in the media and think we…

WashPost Reporters, Fox News Host Donate to LGBT Clinic Fundraiser Hon

April 17th, 2013 8:18 AM
On Thursday night, the Whitman-Walker Health Clinic will hold its annual “Be The Care” fundraiser honoring lesbian Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) with its “Partner for Life” award. Once again this year, journalists don't seem to think supporting this is a conflict of interest. This liberal-Democrat event is being co-chaired by former Washington Post reporter Ceci…

Allen West: Media Should Stop Asking Obama What His Favorite Color Is

February 12th, 2013 1:06 AM
Former Congressman Allen West (R-Fl.) had some harsh words for America's media Monday. Appearing on Fox News's On the Record, West said, "I think that we cannot continue to go on believing that all we can do is ask the President what his favorite color is and continue to have these softball interviews" (video follows with transcript and commentary):

Lindsey Graham: 'In 2007 When We Tried To Do Immigration Reform, Obama

January 29th, 2013 1:13 AM
As America's media predictably fall in line behind any attempts President Obama makes to reform immigration policy, one has to wonder if they're going to recall how he cast the pivotal vote in the Senate in 2007 to block such legislation. Keeping the press on their toes, Senator Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said on Fox New's On the Record Monday, "In 2007 when we tried to do…