It’s simply not respectful of the truth and also is hypocritical, we believe. Slamming or supporting the administration when on a friendly network, or on a Sunday talk show but tempering the remarks when on a different one. Dialogue on the Sunday programs is generally more polite. There were more
Guns and immigration highlighted the discussion on CNN’s State of the Union this morning. Florida Senator Marco Rubio repeated the mantra of many opposed to even the slight additional gun controls in the current discussion. Rubio, who made the rounds of the Sunday talk shows, said,
Recent hero among Republicans, Dr. Ben Carson (pictured, home page) made a turn toward greater political compromise this morning on CNN’s State of the Union. He spoke without
702_0053Appearing on CNN’s State of the Union, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi talked about reducing the burden of health care spending. Click the number at the
Three days after the Transportation Safety Administration’s decision to allow certain potential weapons back onto airplanes is still garnering opposition though there is some support. Sen. John McCain is responding We don’t see how the new policy, scheduled to take effect next month, shows concern for passenger safety.
With the state of polarization and disrespect in our politics, it’s not surprising that it seems to us a bit of a knee-jerk anti-White House reaction by those opposing a New York trial for the latest captured terrorist.
Amid all the arguments about the best way to improve healthcare and decrease its cost, attention to the most important steps that need implementation is often lost. We hear disrespectful criticism back and forth but few specifics from any political side on how to
702_0050Roger Ailes’ crude comments about Newt Gingrich and the White House are shameful enough but for a Republican consultant to defend them is sad. Many liberals slammed Ailes (pictured).
White House economic adviser Gene Sperling (pictured) points to President Obama’s last-minute effort to avoid the sequester though the issue has been on the table for 18 months. On CNN’s State of the Union, he said,”This President’s doing everything
It’s not the first time. The CNN host is a staunch gun control advocate and has had many intense arguments with anti-gun control folks. Tonight, he interviewed John Lott, Jr., economist, conservative political commentator and author of
One of the heads of the Commission on Presidential Debates made a puzzling and disrespectful comment about CNN anchor Candy Crowley yesterday. Frank Fahrenkopf, a politician, made the comment, in effect calling her unqualified.
It’s become a staple on cable news to analyze criminal cases as they make their way through the judicial process. But is it appropriate to discuss these cases? On the surface, it may seem no different than any other story about the prosecution of an alleged lawbreaker. (more to come)