Joe Lieberman: If Obama Can 'Do Something' About Guns by Executive Ord

December 17th, 2012 6:43 PM
Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) told CNN on Monday that the Connecticut shooting was a "tipping point" and added that if President Obama wanted to take action on gun laws by using an executive order, "God bless him."

MSNBC’s Fineman: Obama to Run Vs. a ‘Tear Down Congress,’ Lieber

December 21st, 2010 2:53 AM
 Appearing as a guest on Monday’s Countdown show on MSNBC, the Huffington Post’s Howard Fineman - also a political analyst with MSNBC - spoke favorably of the repeal of the Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell law, asserting that "this historic vote will be remembered as a very important one in the social history of the United States," and, as he admitted that independent Senator Joseph Lieberman "takes a lot…

Fineman: ‘Self-Righteous’ Lieberman ‘Kicking Dems in Teeth,’ O

December 26th, 2009 1:37 AM
Catching up on the Sunday, December 20, syndicated Chris Matthews Show – during which the panel weighed in on who should be granted various dishonors for the year – panel member Howard Fineman of Newsweek charged that independent Senator Joe Lieberman, formerly a Democrat, had "kicked [Democrats] n the teeth time after time after time and behaved in a completely self-righteous way about it," as…

NBC's Todd Calls Liberal Senators Lieberman and Sanders Ideological 'P

November 10th, 2009 12:17 PM
Only in the mind of a liberal media journalist would Sen. Joseph Lieberman and Sen. Bernie Sanders be considered ideological "polar opposites," but that’s what NBC's Chuck Todd, during a piece aired on the health care debate on Tuesday's Today show, declared.CHUCK TODD: Meanwhile, the Senate's two Democratic independents, polar opposites ideologically, are split over the bill's government-run…

Media Ignore Further Questions Over Obama-Fired Inspector Gen Walpin

June 29th, 2009 2:13 PM
Apart from several reports on FNC, and a few on CNN, the mainstream television news media have ignored the controversial firing of former Inspector General Gerald Walpin, who had recently battled for tougher penalties against Obama friend and Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson after an investigation by Walpin found Johnson had misused hundreds of thousands of tax dollars granted by the AmeriCorps…

Netrooter: Lamont Supporters to Gitmo If Lieberman Tapped as VP

August 20th, 2008 2:13 PM
Is it essential for an extreme liberal to be a paranoid conspiracy theorist?Whether it's American involvement in taking down the World Trade Center, or war for oil, these folks can't swing a dead cat without hitting some nefarious cabal involving Republicans.The newest one, floated by Jane Hamsher of Firedoglake fame, is that if Joe Lieberman is John McCain's running mate, and they win only to…

Lieberman-Warner Spin Tornado Ensnares Journalists

June 6th, 2008 7:26 PM

US News’s Zuckerman: I Don't Give to Politicians; Records Show He Ha

May 9th, 2008 2:48 PM
It's not unusual for journalists to attempt to distance themselves from the appearance of political ties, especially when trying not to be perceived as biased. But saying you do and actually doing are two separate things. U.S. News & World Report Editor-in-Chief and chairman of Boston Properties (NYSE:BXP) Mort Zuckerman was asked about donating money to Democratic presidential hopeful Sen…