ABC, NBC Chide Unemployed Protesters as ‘AstroTurf,’ Not The Majority
April 19th, 2020 11:02 AM
As media elitists, their jobs were safe and they could easily work from home. But during their Sunday morning newscasts, ABC’s Good Morning America and NBC’s Sunday Today, chided and cast aside the unemployed Americans taking to the streets as state stay-at-home orders left them in financial ruin. ABC even suggested their angry protests could be “AstroTurf” movements…
Flip-Flop: Media Praised Biden’s ‘Slap’ Talk, But Four Years Ago...
March 13th, 2020 9:16 AM
Exactly four years before Joe Biden cursed at a voter and appeared to threaten him with physical violence, Trump campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, grabbed a reporter by the arm. Both events triggered national media coverage, but even though Biden is the actual candidate and Lewandowski just a staffer, it was the Lewandowski moment four years ago that triggered the most coverage, and the most…
Dowd Linked Violence to Trump ‘Rhetoric,’ But Cheers Biden's Outburst
March 11th, 2020 1:04 PM
What a difference a political party makes. In 2019, ABC political analyst Matthew Dowd linked Donald Trump’s “rhetoric” and tone to a shooting at a synagogue. Yet, on Tuesday, he cheered an unhinged Joe Biden moment in which the Democrat berated and threatened a “horse’s ass,” “full of shit” voter.
ABC's Top Analyst: One Big Impeachment Loser Is 'Checks and Balances'
February 2nd, 2020 8:48 AM
On Saturday's Good Morning America, ABC chief political analyst Matthew Dowd was asked about political winners and losers of impeachment, and the former Bush pollster insisted one of the big losers was "the constitutional system of checks and balances."
ABC Panel Frets Pelosi’s Impeachment Delay, Lack of Public Interest
December 22nd, 2019 12:04 PM
During the “Powerhouse Roundtable” portion of Sunday’s This Week on ABC, some on the panel of left-wing journalists shared concerns about Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) tactic of refusing to hand over the Articles of Impeachment against President Trump to the Senate. On top of that, there were worries about the public’s minimal interest in the proceedings.
Poll Tracker: Trump Has 'Very Good Chance' in 2020, Dems Unpopular
December 1st, 2019 12:19 PM
During an appearance on ABC’s This Week on Sunday, FiveThirtyEight senior writer Perry Bacon Jr. made a 2020 election prediction that the other members of the liberal panel didn’t want to hear: President Donald Trump, though unpopular, had a “very good chance” at getting reelected. All because the Democratic candidates were growing more unpopular by the day.
Ugly: ABC’s Matt Dowd Tweets, Then Deletes Sexist Attack on Stefanik
November 13th, 2019 7:33 PM
Former Bush official-turned-liberal-turned-ABC News chief political analyst-turned-special correspondent Matthew Dowd found himself in hot water on Wednesday after the first set of impeachment hearings, tweeting a sexist attack against Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-NY). Why? Well, it turned out he didn’t like her questioning.
ABC Annoyed Senate GOPers Not Prejudging Possible Impeachment Trial
October 6th, 2019 10:30 AM
“I would be acting as a juror,” Republican Senator Susan Collins (ME) explained to the press as to why she would not be prejudging President Trump ahead of a possible Senate impeachment trial. But that wasn’t a good enough reason, according to the way the folks on ABC’s Good Morning America were huffing on Sunday.
ABC's Matt Dowd Upset Democrat 'Mueller Movie' Hype Flopped Badly
July 28th, 2019 10:04 PM
On ABC's This Week with George Stephanopoulos on Sunday, political analyst Matthew Dowd lamented that the media judged the Robert Mueller hearings on their optics or entertainment value...and forget that the Democrats told us this would be the "movie" that would bring the Mueller Report to vivid life.
Faux Republican Dowd Uses Memorial Day to Bash President Trump
May 26th, 2019 12:14 PM
Memorial Day is a sacred day for all Americans were we honor and remember the soldiers who died defending us and our freedom. But for ABC’s faux Republican Matthew Dowd, the day was just another political cudgel to use against the target of his ire: President Trump.
ABC’s Dowd Claims Trump's Rhetoric Gave ‘Permission’ to Chabad Shooter
April 28th, 2019 11:42 AM
Despite President Trump’s strong condemnation of the recent synagogue shooting at the Chabad of Poway and anti-Semitism as a whole at a rally Saturday night, ABC political analyst Matthew Dowd blamed Trump for the shooting during Sunday’s This Week on ABC. Dowd went so far as to claim Trump’s rhetoric gave the shooter “permission” to act.
Dowd: Freshmen Econ Students 'More Qualified' for Fed Than Cain
April 8th, 2019 3:38 PM
The panel on ABC’s This Week Sunday expressed their reservations about President Trump’s decision to nominate former Presidential candidate Herman Cain and former economic adviser to the Trump campaign Stephen Moore to the Federal Reserve Board; with a particular focus on Cain. No one went further than ABC Political Analyst Matthew Dowd, who suggested that freshmen economics students…
ABC’s Dowd Claims Trump HAS NOT Been Investigated for Two Years
March 24th, 2019 1:50 PM
ABC commentator and faux-Republican, Matthew Dowd has made a name for himself with the bizarre and false things he has said over the years. But during his appearance on ABC’s This Week on Sunday, he may have set a new standard for himself when he emphatically argued that President Trump had not been under investigation for two years.
ABC Panel: The GOP Is Too Far to the Right, Dems Closer to the Center
March 17th, 2019 12:51 PM
With nearly the entire Democratic 2020 field sprinting to be the closest to socialism without using the label, folks in the liberal media were busy trying to spin their radical policy positions as something palatable. A great example of this occurred during ABC’s This Week on Sunday, when two panelists tried to suggest that it was Republicans who were the radical ones with Democrats…