NYT Frets as GOP States Burden Blacks Based on 'Unfounded' Vote Fraud

March 30th, 2014 10:27 AM
Sunday's New York Times was troubled by attempts by Republican state leaders to impose uniformity in voting rules and predictably made it a racial matter in "New G.O.P. Bid to Limit Voting in Swing States." According to the front-page story, after a Supreme Court ruling last year loosened restrictions, "swing states under Republican control are embracing significant new…

NYT's Conservative vs. Liberal Contrast: 'Clashes Over Curbs on Labor

December 7th, 2012 2:21 PM
On Friday, New York Times reporters Steven Yaccino and Monica Davey sourly greeted landmark conservative right-to-work legislation from Michigan in "Bills Placing Limits on Unions Advance in Michigan Legislature," The paper ran four paragraphs of quotes from the losing side, compared to three from the winners. By comparison, the introduction of two liberal laws in Washington State,…

NY Times Again Goes After Personal Finances of Tea Party Favorite

October 19th, 2011 2:06 PM
New York Times reporters Jennifer Steinhauer and Steven Yaccino unfurled a hit piece (accompanied by a severely unflattering photo) on Rep. Joe Walsh of Illinois, conservative freshman congressman and Tea Party favorite, on the front of Tuesday’s National section: “G.O.P.’s Freshman’s Fiscal Message Clashes With His Finances.” It’s not the first time the…