NBC Can’t Contain Glee Over Dem Win in Arizona: ‘This is a Wow’

November 13th, 2018 11:17 AM
On Tuesday, NBC’s Today show was giddy with excitement over Democratic Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema winning the extremely close Senate race in Arizona against Republican Congresswoman Martha McSally. The word “wow” was tossed out three times during a two-minute report on the straggling midterm election result, along with hopes that the usually red state was turning “purple…

NPR: Arizona 'Dropped a Bomb' in Illegal Immigration Debate With SB

April 21st, 2011 6:24 PM
On Thursday's All Things Considered, NPR's Robert Siegel used violent imagery to underline the supposed extreme nature of Arizona's SB 1070 law targeting illegal immigration: "It has been of one year since the state legislature dropped a bomb into the national debate over immigration." Siegel led the introduction for correspondent Ted Robbins's report on the…