On MSNBC, Fournier Sees Trump with 'Blood on His Hands' Over Syria

April 5th, 2017 6:07 PM
On Tuesday's The 11th Hour with Brian Williams, recurring MSNBC guest Ron Fournier -- formerly of AP -- provocatively claimed that President Donald Trump "has blood on his hands" over Syria during a discussion of President Trump's history of criticizing President Barack Obama's reaction to the Syrian civil war. Fournier: "And it's not good enough to talk about the red line that Barack Obama drew…

MSNBC Journalist: ‘Clinton Enjoying Honeymoon with Press'

October 27th, 2016 4:00 PM
While WikiLeaks revelations concerning corruption at the Clinton Foundation where released today, on Thursday’s Morning Joe, MSNBC’s political correspondent Kasie Hunt obnoxiously stated that “Hillary Clinton is enjoying an enormous honeymoon period. Whether it’s with the press who covers her or whether it’s with the polling. She's really riding high.”

Ron Fournier: Forget All My Clinton Criticism, Hillary for President!

August 31st, 2016 5:02 PM
On her MSNBC show on Tuesday, anchor Andrea Mitchell teed up The Atlantic's senior political columnist Ron Fournier to promote his latest op/ed declaring Donald Trump “unfit” to be president compared to the “very experienced” Hillary Clinton: “'ve got a provocative column up said there is ‘no equivalency’ between Clinton and Trump. That, ‘Hillary has her problems, but Donald…

Ron Fournier Begs Hillary: 'Stop Lying'

August 1st, 2016 8:49 PM
Please Hillary! You must save us from the horrors of the impending TrumpenReich. However, um, in order to do that I beg you to do me just one little favor. Please stop lying. That pretty much sums up the plea of Ron Fournier to Hillary Clinton in The Atlantic magazine. What's really laughable is the idea that she can somehow just snap her fingers and actually do this like simply stop eating, say…

Meet the Press: Republicans Risk Losing the Senate with Trump

June 5th, 2016 11:34 AM
In an earlier than usual broadcast of NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday, the panel was gleefully predicting the demise of Republicans and their future loss of the Senate. “The fact that John McCain, because of the Hispanic vote, is at risk of losing the election after five terms in the Senate and being the party standard bearer … because of the top of the ticket, and this would of course also…

FNC Panel Lambastes Obama, Media Over Treatment of Fast and Furious

April 13th, 2016 8:23 PM
Moments after the Fox News Channel program Special Report provided viewers the first look at documents related to the Fast and Furious scandal finally surrendered by the Obama administration, the All-Star Panel lambasted the administration’s lack of transparency and predicted that the document dump will fetch “minimal coverage in the mainstream media.”

FNC Panel Excoriates Moderators, Sanders for Ignoring Hillary Scandals

February 12th, 2016 3:06 AM
After the “big three” networks of ABC, CBS, and NBC neglected to cover the State Department Inspector General (IG) doling out a subpoena to the Clinton Foundation on Thursday, PBS NewsHour Democratic Debate moderators Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff failed to even mention this, or Hillary Clinton’s e-mail scandal or Benghazi. Neither did Bernie Sanders. Needless to say, the Fox News Channel’s post-…

Ron Fournier Slams ‘Irresponsible’ Trump and ‘Disingenuous’ Hillary

January 31st, 2016 5:32 PM
On a special hour-long Sunday edition of CNN’s Inside Politics, panelist and National Journal writer Ron Fournier resumed his strong disdain for Republican frontrunner Donald Trump by lambasting him as having “bigoted” and “sexist rhetoric” for a man who makes “irresponsible comments” which exhibit “his shallowness on policy.”

On MSNBC, Fournier Slams 'Disgusting' GOP Debate, Sees 'Dog Whistling'

December 17th, 2015 1:43 AM
Appearing as a guest in the final segment of Wednesday's MTP Daily on MSNBC, Ron Fournier of the National Journal slammed the previous night's GOP presidential debate as "disgusting" as he claimed to see "dog whistling" and "fearmongering" from the candidates.

Ron Fournier: Ben Carson ‘Putting a Target On Government Officials’

October 11th, 2015 12:24 PM
On Sunday’s Face the Nation, National Journal reporter Ron Fournier accused Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson of “putting a target on government officials” after the retired neurosurgeon stressed the need for Americans to have the right to protect themselves from an oppressive government. 

Email Scandal: Ron Fournier Has 19 Questions for Hillary

September 9th, 2015 1:13 PM
Ron Fournier of the National Journal doesn't seem particularly impressed by Hillary Clinton's transparency tour in a bid for authenticity in the wake of her email scandal. In fact, he has 19 questions for Hillary. Mark them down journalists. Let them serve as your master checklist when questioning her about the email scandal. Hopefully all the questions will be asked by the time Hillary appears…

Fox Panel Blasts Clinton’s ‘Ridiculous’ Handling of E-Mails

August 13th, 2015 10:01 AM
On Wednesday’s Special Report with Bret Baier, the three-person political panel took turns slamming Hillary Clinton for how she has handled the ongoing controversy surrounding the use of a private e-mail server while Secretary of State. 

Arrest of 'Special Asst. to the President' Gets Scant, Poor Coverage

August 12th, 2015 10:52 AM
My, the news about Barvetta Singletary's domestic violence arrest involving gunfire has been kept mighty quiet. Press reports have typically opened by describing Ms. Singletary as "a White House staffer." Several paragraphs later, readers learn that she is — or perhaps "was," as she has for now "has been placed on temporary unpaid leave and is banned from White House grounds" — the "special…

Fournier: Trump ‘More Liberal Than..Bush’ ‘More Slippery' Than Hillary

July 26th, 2015 12:44 PM
On Sunday’s Meet the Press, National Journal reporter Ron Fournier downplayed the likelihood of Donald Trump becoming the Republican nominee by arguing “[t]his man is more liberal than any Bush and more slippery than any Clinton.”