Time's 'Curious Capitalist' Columnist: ObamaCare Should Look to Britai

October 28th, 2013 5:20 PM
Time magazine's Rana Foroohar can admit the obvious: ObamaCare is fraught with numerous problems. But the "Curious Capitalist" columnist has a strange but sadly predictable prescription: more socialism and uniformity and less amenities for the average health-care consumer. Foroohar laid out her arguments in her Monday, October 28 piece, "What Obamacare Can Learn From…

CNN Analyst: Many Companies Using Obamacare as 'Excuse' to Cut Employe

August 22nd, 2013 4:35 PM
CNN's global economic analyst says many companies are just using Obamacare as an "excuse" to make employee health insurance cuts they already planned to make. "[H]health care inflation is between seven and ten percent a year. And that's with or without Obamacare. So I do think that you're going to see a lot of companies using Obamacare and the ACA as an excuse to…

Bozell Column: Obama's Legacy? Scandal

May 14th, 2013 10:51 PM
The Obama scandals started piling up on top of each other in the last few days. The civil servants who testified on Benghazi were heart-breaking. Then the IRS admitted a punitive agenda against tax exemptions for groups with “Tea Party” in the name, or groups which “educate about the Constitution.” Then Eric Holder’s Justice Department was revealed to be…

Time’s Foroohar Uses Thatcher’s Death to Dismiss Free Market Princ

April 11th, 2013 3:07 PM
Legendary British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has passed away, and given that she was a conservative, PBS can’t let her go without finding some way to criticize her. On Tuesday evening’s PBS NewsHour, Time Magazine’s Rana Foroohar was brought on to discuss Thatcher’s legacy. Why Foroohar? Well, according to anchor Gwen Ifill, not only does she cover economics and…

On CBS, Time's Foroohar Spins Debate: 'You Have to Wonder Whether Romn

October 4th, 2012 12:33 AM
Time's assistant managing editor Rana Foroohar could have been mistaken as an Obama campaign flack during CBS's post-presidential debate coverage on Wednesday night, with her claim that "the key issue is, really, taxes, and I think that you have to wonder whether Romney's math adds up." She asserted, "There's a bigger math issue here, and that's whether or not…

Time's Foroohar Compares Glenn Beck to Islamist 'Industry of Outrage

September 12th, 2012 1:13 PM
Mitt Romney's statement yesterday evening slamming the Obama administration for the U.S. embassy in Cairo's attempt to appease the Islamist protesters was "naive," MSNBC's Alex Wagner and Time magazine's Rana Foroohar agreed in a segment on the September 12 edition of Now with Alex Wagner. While Wagner said the initial statement condemning the anti-Muhammad movie was…

MSNBC's Wagner: Ryan's 100% Pro-life Record a Problem; Ignores Obama's

August 14th, 2012 5:40 PM
Rep. Paul Ryan's 100 percent rating by the pro-life National Right to Life Committee and his support of the "Protect Life Act" are evidence of the Wisconsin Republican's extremism on abortion and as such, should hurt the appeal of the Romney/Ryan ticket with women voters, MSNBC's Alex Wagner argued on the August 14 edition of her noon Eastern Now with Alex Wagner program…

Time's Foroohar: 'I'm Actually Sad' That We're 'Talking About Taxes

July 15th, 2012 11:03 PM
Appearing as a panel member on Sunday's Face the Nation on CBS, Time magazine's Rana Foroohar - identified as assistant managing editor in charge of economics and business on Time's Web site - lamented that she was "sad" at how much taxes are being discussed as she asserted that "one thing that's not going to get us some kind of a growth boom is a tax cut,"…

Time Mag Editor: 'Only Thing Weaker Than the Economy Is Romney's Elect

July 15th, 2012 6:22 PM
"The only thing weaker than the economy is Mitt Romney's electoral skills." Such was actually said on CBS's Face the Nation Sunday by Rana Foroohar, Time magazine's assistant managing editor in charge of economics and business (video follows with transcript and commentary):

MSNBC Disses Boy Scout, 66% of Americans Who Want Federal Govt. to Liv

July 21st, 2011 5:12 PM
Halfway through the July 21 edition of "NewsNation," MSNBC anchor Tamron Hall brought on Time magazine assistant managing editor Rana Foroohar to diss a Boy Scout cited by John Thune (R-S.D.) on the Senate floor. After Hall aired a clip of Thune reading the Boy Scout's letter admonishing senators to spend only what the government can afford, she and Foroohar set about to dismiss…

Liberal Media Skip Study That Found Stimulus 'Forestalled or Destroyed

May 20th, 2011 2:17 PM
On the front page of Wednesday’s Investor’s Business Daily, reporter David Hogberg reported that a new study found President Obama’s “stimulus” plan “may have destroyed or forestalled employment, including more than 1 million private-sector jobs.” Destroyed or forestalled? Our media only cites studies which estimate the number of jobs Team Obama…