CNN Brings on Two Liberals to Push Latest ObamaCare Proposal

February 23rd, 2010 6:19 PM
CNN's Kiran Chetry's two guests -- Time magazine's Karen Tumulty and Wendell Potter of the liberal Center for Media and Democracy -- promoted the latest health care "reform" proposal by President Obama on Tuesday's American Morning. Chetry also omitted the left-of-center political affiliation of Potter's organization.The CNN anchor began the segment, which aired just after the bottom of the 7 am…

CNN's Roberts Omits Far Left Affiliation of 'Inside' Health Care Guest

October 13th, 2009 9:28 PM
Anchor John Roberts became the fourth CNN personality to omit the left-wing affiliation of Wendell Potter, as he interviewed the  on Tuesday’s American Morning. Roberts only described Potter as someone who “worked for two different insurance companies in the past, and now he’s working against them to help get reform passed.”Before introducing his guest, the CNN anchor played up the merits of…

CNN Again Neglects Left-Wing Affiliation of Former Health Care 'Player

October 1st, 2009 6:03 PM
CNN’s Rick Sanchez joined two of his colleagues in omitting the left-wing affiliation of Wendell Potter, a senior fellow at the Center for Media and Democracy. In fact, Sanchez went so far as to deny Potter’s alignment with liberals: “Is he [Potter] some crazy lefty? Is he Ralph Nader? Is he Dennis Kucinich? No. In fact, he’s a former player in the health insurance world.”Before the CNN anchor…

CNN Finally Reports Affiliation of Leftist Health Care 'Insider;' ABC

August 17th, 2009 5:32 PM
On Saturday’s House Call program, CNN’s Sanjay Gupta finally reported the left-wing affiliation of a “health insurance insider” glowingly featured on his network. Gupta noted that Wendell Potter was a “senior fellow at the Center for Media and Democracy” and that the former Cigna spokesman was now “pro- a public insurance option.” He didn’t label Potter’s organization or position as leftist.The…

CNN Again Omits Far Left Affiliation of 'Insurance Company Insider

August 12th, 2009 6:37 PM
CNN’s Elaine Quijano failed to mention the left-wing political affiliation of Wendell Potter, whom she touted to be a health care “insurance company insider” on Wednesday’s Situation Room. When her network featured a glowing segment on the former Cigna spokesman over a month earlier, her colleague Jim Acosta also omitted Potter’s work as a senior fellow for the liberal Center for Media and…

Hilzenwrath: WaPo Reporter Assails 'Duplicitous' Insurers For Their 'I

July 23rd, 2009 10:22 PM

Bozell Column: PBS and Health-Care Hypocrites

July 14th, 2009 10:27 PM

CNN Bashes Conservative Ads With 'Industry Insider,' Omits His Far Lef

July 2nd, 2009 2:18 PM