7 Times Media Pushed CEOs to Dump Trump Over Charlottesville

Business
August 16th, 2017 5:06 PM
The media don’t just make the news, they frame it. Journalists did it this week, pushing business CEOs to quit President Donald Trump’s American Manufacturing Council. After one CEO resigned in response to Trump’s comments on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, the media urged others to follow. The fallout resulted in Trump shutting down the group entirely. Merck CEO Ken…

MSNBC Highlights Anti-Limbaugh Organization, Fails to Mention They Hel

March 7th, 2012 3:47 PM
Continuing her network's anti-Limbaugh drumbeat today, MSNBC's Tamron Hall interviewed a little-known feminist activist by the name of Shaunna Thomas of the equally unfamiliar group UltraViolet, which is campaigning to deprive Rush Limbaugh of all of his sponsors. UltraViolet, apparently, is famous for pushing the specious and ultimately discredited claims about a supposed anti-abortion…

CBS's Reid Rips Obama's Anti-Wall Street Populism: 'Sounds More Like P

January 25th, 2010 3:09 PM
Is the luster finally wearing off the love affair between the White House press corps and President Barack Obama? It is, if CBS White House correspondent Chip Reid's analysis of President Barack Obama's latest Wall Street proposals is anything to go by. Reid appeared on the Fox Business Network's Jan. 25 "Imus in the Morning" program and offered an update on the president's financial…

Newsweek: Obama Economic Guru Is 'Lucid' and 'Dazzling,' Unless He Mov

February 23rd, 2009 10:36 PM

Time Hails Larry Summers, the 'Big Brain' Who 'May Save Our Butt

February 3rd, 2009 5:57 PM
When Time magazine likes a liberal, they really, really like them.Time’s profile of Obama’s "economic wise man" Larry Summers boils over with superlatives. The February 9 edition’s Table of Contents is brief, but gooey: "The brilliant, slightly bumbling man who may save our butt." His photo carried the caption: "Big brain: Summers is planning nothing short of a complete…

Conason: Don't Worry, Liberals--Obama Still Planning Radical Change

November 27th, 2008 10:57 AM
Joe Conason's column should be as chilling to conservatives as it is meant to be comforting to liberals.  His message: don't be distracted by the centrist-seeming appointments Pres.-elect Obama has made to his economic team.  He remains as committed as ever to his radical agenda.Conason's commentary appears this morning at Rasmussen Reports.  Key lines [emphasis added]:[W]hen liberals point to…

CBS Highlights Criticism of Obama’s Cabinet ... From Liberals

November 25th, 2008 8:11 PM