MSNBC's Finney Brings ObamaCare Rebate On Air, Gushes: 'I Got a Check

July 23rd, 2013 1:54 PM
MSNBC’s newest weekend host is also a former communications director for the Democratic National Committee (DNC). Sometimes, though, it’s hard to tell if Karen Finney ever left the DNC. Finney spent several minutes touting the benefits of ObamaCare on Sunday’s Disrupt, excitedly holding up a rebate she received from her health insurance provider, gushing: “I got a check.”  As President Obama…

Ed Schultz Falsely Claims Obama Didn't Help Kill Immigration Reform in

June 27th, 2012 12:48 AM
It really is pathetic that MSNBC is allowed to call itself a "news network." Adding to his long list of falsehoods spoken on the farce of a cable station that employs him, Ed Schultz on Tuesday dishonestly claimed Barack Obama didn't have a hand in killing immigration reform in 2007 (video follows with transcribed highlights and commentary):

Schultz Blames Egypt on Food Prices, Bush 41 and Wall Street; No Menti

February 2nd, 2011 12:02 PM
Ed Schultz on Tuesday spent a great deal of time blaming the crisis in Egypt on rising food prices tying commodity inflation to former President George H.W. Bush and Wall Street speculators. Not once in over fifteen minutes of air time were the name Bill Clinton or the two bills he signed into law that deregulated the financial services and commodity futures industries mentioned (videos…

Obama Helped Kill Immigration Reform In 2007 - Will Media Remember

April 29th, 2010 2:55 PM
With immigration reform back on the front page thanks to Arizona's new controversial law, it's going to be very interesting to see how the Obama-loving press report what he did concerning this issue when he was a junior senator from Illinois in 2007.For instance, David Broder's "How Congress Botched Immigration Reform" published in Thursday's Washington Post didn't even mention Barack Obama's…

CNN: Senator Dorgan Now a 'Conservative Democrat,' No Liberal Tags

January 7th, 2010 3:56 PM
CNN continued its spin on the retirement of Senator Byron Dorgan on Wednesday. Anchor Campbell Brown one-upped Wolf Blitzer’s “moderate Democrat” tag of the senator, going so far to label the liberal a “conservative Democrat.” Correspondent Dana Bash also noted how the outgoing senator is apparently “popular” in his state, contrary to recent polls. Not once was Dorgan labeled “liberal” or “left.”…

Thanks, Senator! Schultz Guest Dorgan Neglects to Tell Possible Succes

January 7th, 2010 3:50 PM
Suffice it to say, liberal radio host Ed Schultz of the exceedingly short fuse was mightily steamed.Schultz on Tuesday celebrated the sixth anniversary of his radio show, the top-rated of any libtalker in the country, and among his guests was Sen. Byron Dorgan, D-N.D., introduced by Schultz as "a guiding light for me for a long, long time and a great friend."Whereupon in the course of their nine-…

Epic Double Standard: Lefties Once Outraged by Possible Kudlow Senate

January 7th, 2010 12:22 PM
Given the well documented "revolving door" between the media and the Democratic Party (particularly the Obama administration), it's hardly surprising that MSNBC "The Ed Show" host Ed Schultz has been approached about a run for the Senate from North Dakota. But it's still hard to swallow the left's hypocrisy concerning who can make the jump from journalism to politics. On his Jan. 6 broadcast,…

Matthews: GOP Did Nothing for Anybody the Last 10 to 20 Years

January 7th, 2010 9:51 AM
A few weeks after admitting being a liberal, MSNBC's Chris Matthews is now claiming the Republican Party has done absolutely nothing for the American people the last ten to twenty years.On Wednesday's "Hardball," Matthews brought political strategists Todd Harris and Steve McMahon on to discuss what the imminent retirements of Sen Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) and Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) mean to the…

MSNBC's Ed Schultz Asked to Run for Byron Dorgan's Senate Seat

January 6th, 2010 11:30 AM
MSNBC's Ed Schultz has been officially asked to run for the Senate seat North Dakota's Byron Dorgan (D) will be vacating at the end of this year.Dorgan surprisingly announced at his website Tuesday that having served in Congress for 30 years, he would not be seeking re-election in November.Speaking with MSNBC's Alex Witt Wednesday, Schultz divulged that he had been officially asked to run by…