Jeffrey Meyer

a News Analyst

Jeffrey Meyer is a News Analyst in the MRC's News Analyis Division.

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CNN’s Erin Burnett Rushes to Defend Hillary Clinton During Interview with Ted Cruz

CNN host Erin Burnett did her best to provide cover for former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the issue of Benghazi during a highly combative interview with Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX). Cruz ...
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CBS Uses Father of California Shooting Victim to Push Gun Control

CBS Evening News seems to have shifted from merely reporting the news to becoming an advocate. On Tuesday, June 17, fill-in host Jeff Glor introduced a segment on gun control that sounded more ...
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NBC’s Brian Williams Contradicts Own Reporters on Iraq, Claims U.S. ‘May Have To Work With Iran’

On Monday, June 16, NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams did his best to not only spin the recent surge in violence throughout Iraq as being George W. Bush’s fault but managed to completely ...
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ABC, NBC Continue to Ignore IRS Claim That It Lost Two Years of Lois Lerner Emails

Last Friday, the Internal Revenue Service announced that it had lost approximately two years of emails from former employee Lois Lerner. Despite the damning new revelations in the IRS ...
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CBS Host Bob Schieffer Frets: How Does GOP Prevent Another Goldwater ‘Historic Landslide’ in 2016?

During a Face the Nation interview with RNC Chairman Reince Priebus, Bob Schieffer attempted to portray the GOP as being in a state of disarray and proceeded to compare them to the 1964 Republican ...
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CNN’s Bash To Eric Cantor: ‘Do You Think there was Anti-Semitism involved In Your Defeat?’

Congressman Eric Cantor (R-VA) made his first television interview appearances on Sunday, June 15 following his primary defeat to his a Tea Party challenger David Brat. Cantor sat down with CNN’s ...
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GMA Plays Up ‘Controversy Inside the Mormon Church’ and the ‘Shocking Move’ By Church Officials

Officials in the Mormon Church have chosen to expel two activists from its ranks “One who is pushing for women priests. The other targeted for questioning church doctrine” and ABC’s Good Morning ...
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Networks Dance Around Mentioning President Obama When Discussing Increased Iraq Violence

Al Qaeda militants have seized control of two cities in Northern Iraq, including Mosul the nation’s second largest and Tikrit, the hometown of Sadaam Hussein. Despite the increased violence, all ...
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Andrea Mitchell: GOP ‘Looks Like An Episode of House of Cards’ Following Cantor’s Loss

Following the defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) to his Tea Party challenger, MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell rushed to claim that the GOP is in disarray following the election Speaking ...
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Networks Promote President Obama Saying America ‘Should Be Ashamed’ Following School Shooting

On Tuesday morning a high school student in Oregon open fire in a high school killing another student before taking his own life. Following the tragedy, all three morning network news shows played ...
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‘Big Three’ Networks Ignore Latest ObamaCare Delay

On Tuesday, June 10, the Obama Administration issued a delay that allows 18 states not to implement a portion of ObamaCare’s small business health insurance exchange until 2016. Despite the delay, ...
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NBC’s McFadden Reads Hillary Her Own Book: ‘Evidence...Why I Think You Are Actually Running for President’

Hillary Clinton sat down with NBC’s Cynthia McFadden for an interview which aired on NBC Nightly News on Tuesday, June 10 to promote her new book “Hard Choices.” While the NBC reporter brought up ...
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Chris Matthews Breaks Ranks, Criticizes Network’s Claim Sergeant Bergdahl Is Being ‘Swiftboated’

When it comes to being a good liberal soldier, MSNBC’s Chris Matthews doesn’t seem to have gotten the network’s message that the GOP is swiftboating Sergeant Berdahl. Over the past week, MSNBC ...
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Chuck Todd Peddles White House Talking Points, Insists ‘Taliban Leaders Have No American Blood On Their Hands’

Chuck Todd, NBC News Chief White House Correspondent, Political Director, and host of MSNBC’s The Daily Rundown, has been doing his best serving as White House stenographer. Appearing on ...
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ABC Spends Twice As Much Time on Hedgehogs Than New EPA Regulations

On Monday, June 2, the Environmental Protection Agency formally announced a slew of new regulations aimed at reducing carbon emissions by coal plants by 30 percent over the next 15 years. Despite ...
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ABC’s Stephanopoulos Ignores Benghazi During Interview with Ambassador Susan Rice

Susan Rice, former U.N. Ambassador and current National Security Advisor for President Obama, sat down with CNN’s Candy Crowley and ABC’s George Stephanopoulos on Sunday to discuss a variety of ...
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ABC’s Stephanopoulos Spins for Obama After White House Fails to Notify Congress Prior to Releasing Terrorist Prisoners

On Sunday morning, ABC’s George Stephanopoulos and CBS’s Charles Osgood provided the first coverage of the potential violation of U.S. law in trading a U.S. soldier for Taliban terrorists by ...
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Only NBC Nightly News Highlights Obama’s Failure to Notify Congress Prior to Releasing Prisoners from Gitmo

The United States negotiated the release of five Afghan prisoners at Guantanamo Bay in exchange for the Taliban freeing an American sergeant from captivity, yet President Obama may have violated ...
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NBC Freaks Out Over New Climate Change Report: ‘Threat To Lady Liberty Herself’

NBC Nightly News is at it again, trying to scare its audience about the impending dangers of climate change. Tuesday's Nightly News hyped how there’s “a new warning about some iconic ...
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ABC Ignores Own Scoop on White House Distorting VA Scandal

ABC has failed to cover exclusive reporting from its own Jonathan Karl, ABC News’ Chief White House Correspondent, when he caught White House Press Secretary Jay Carney distorting the American ...