MSNBC's Hallie Jackson on GOP Reaction to Neera Tanden: 'Poor Baby'

December 1st, 2020 7:39 AM

Reacting to the news that Republicans oppose President of the Center for American Progress Neera Tanden's nomination to be head of the Office of Management and Budget on Monday, MSNBC Live host Hallie Jackson was unmoved by concerns over Tanden's history of Twitter insults, quoting John McCain's former chief of staff saying "poor baby."


PANICKED MSNBC: We Might Have to Take to the Streets to Stop Trump

August 17th, 2020 10:24 PM

Hours before the start of the virtual Democratic National Convention, Monday’s ReidOut featured more dangerously irresponsible rhetoric and conspiracy theories from MSNBC guests that President Trump is destroying the Postal Service to rig the 2020 election, declare himself the winner, and has been taking calls and directives from authoritarian world leaders. Worst yet, Russiagate…


Andrea Mitchell Panel Spreads Fake News on Assault Weapons Ban

September 3rd, 2019 3:20 PM
For her Tuesday show, Andrea Mitchell welcomed an unbalanced panel of Daily Beast editor Sam Stein and two Democratic partisans to discuss gun control. The gun control portion of the panel began with Mitchell playing some clips of Democratic presidential hopefuls discussing gun control, the last of which was Kamala Harris, "We've been having great ideas for decades. The problem is congress has…

Democrat Governor Compares Trump to Measles, Chuck Todd Just Moves On

February 2nd, 2019 10:55 AM
There’s an old saying that goes: “If the only tool you have is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail.” That was apparently what Democrat Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington was thinking as a guest on Thursday's MTP Daily on MSNBC. Inslee has been in the news since last Friday for declaring an emergency over an outbreak of measles in the Evergreen State, and he attempted to use the same tactic…

Matthews Surprises on Illegal Immigration: 'Got to Be Enforcement'

November 26th, 2018 8:45 PM
On Hardball, Chris Matthews takes a surprisingly firm stand on illegal immigration, saying "at some point, there's going to have to be enforcement," and agreeing with an RNC member who says that seeking a job is not a basis for asylum. 

This Hardball Panel Can’t Handle Kavanaugh’s Swearing-In

October 8th, 2018 9:09 PM
The salt mines were open for business Monday night as the panel of MSNBC’s Hardball worked themselves into hysterics over the televised swearing-in ceremony for Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Within the the course of a few minutes, host Chris Matthews smeared Trump supporters as “cruel,” complained about how “happy” Justice Clarence Thomas looked, and demanded to know when Democrats would put a stop to…

Get It? Tur Runs Clips Comparing Kavanaugh to Miscreants Moore, Porter

September 19th, 2018 7:00 PM
Wednesday afternoon’s MSNBC Live illustrated where the left stood on the Brett Kavanaugh fiasco as host Katy Tur aired a video mash-up comparing Kavanaugh to other men such as the late Roger Ailes, Corey Lewandowski, Roy Moore, and Rob Porter because they too were firmly defended by President Trump as they faced their own allegations of sexual impropriety. In reality, Tur’s comparison is ghoulish…

MSNBC Kavanaugh Coverage: 27 Guests, ZERO Conservatives

July 10th, 2018 3:02 PM
On Monday night, MSNBC prime-time shows spent the vast majority of their time discussing President Trump’s pick for the Supreme Court. Of the 27 guests which appeared over the four-hour block from 8:00 p.m. to midnight ET, not a single conservative was given time to speak about the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh.

MSNBC Contributors Awkwardly Defend Rep. Waters's Call for Harassment

June 25th, 2018 9:37 PM
While many in both the Democratic Party and the media have agreed that Congresswoman Maxine Waters hurt her party’s image on Sunday when she encouraged her supporters to aggressively confront members of the Trump administration, MSNBC’s contributors appeared not to have gotten the memo. Numerous guests on the cable network were reluctant on Monday to condemn Waters for her comments, with some,…

CNN Panel Rips into Melania for Wearing an ‘Old’ and Ugly Jacket

June 22nd, 2018 12:06 AM
First Lady Melania Trump caused a stir with the liberal media on Thursday when she wore a questionable jacket with “I really don’t care. Do you?” written on the back. She headed off to visit the children at the border who were separated from their parents. Of course, the gossip-prone media spend a considerable about of time trying to divine the secret meaning of the wardrobe choice and there were…

Tanden Claims Lefty Kids Don’t Want Gun Bans; Promptly Gets Schooled

March 26th, 2018 12:30 PM
Finally a solid conservative beatdown....on CNN?! During Sunday evening’s CNN Newsroom, Center for American Progress president Neera Tanden was thoroughly trounced by CNN political commentator Scott Jennings for stating that the pro-gun control Parkland students aren’t advocating for gun bans when they’re doing just that.

Greenfield: CNN Acts Like Trump Indictment ‘Imminent’ in Russia Probe

January 21st, 2018 6:27 PM
During a debate about how important it was to listen to the views of average Trump voters on CNN’s Reliable Sources Sunday, political commentator Jeff Greenfield noted that the outlet hyped the Russia investigation to the point where it seemed as though the President would be indicted at any second. This, as political commentator Neera Tanden of the Center for American Progress and former Hillary…

MSNBC Turns Warren Stunt Into GOP Attack on Women, Civil Rights

February 8th, 2017 10:45 AM
Wednesday morning on MSNBC, a panel led by Stephanie Ruhle discussed Senator Elizabeth Warren’s stunt on the Senate Floor Tuesday night attacking Trump cabinet nominee Jeff Sessions. After colleagues determined Warren had violated Senate rules by attacking another senator’s integrity, House Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Warren she had lost her speaking privileges. Liberals were outraged by…

'Press is Psychotic,' But Politico 'Inaccurate' for Reporting Quote

October 31st, 2016 2:40 PM
The left’s view of the media is riddled with hypocrisy, and Center for American Progress President Neera Tanden is a perfect example. “The press is psychotic!!!” She wrote in an email to Clinton Campaign Chairman John Podesta in July 2015, “But I will tweet now w/o actually saying they are psychotic.”