Julia A. Seymour

Assistant Managing Editor for the Business and Media Institute
Author Articles

Networks Cover Bogus 'Balloon Boy' Story 100 Times More Than Made-Up Limbaugh Quotes

ABC, CBS and NBC morning shows give more than 80 minutes to possible 'stunt,' but a meager 47 seconds to made up comments about conservative talk show host.

NPR to Stations: 'Avoid' Saying '46 Million Americans' Are Uninsured

Managing Editor confirms that 'guidance' memo was sent to members to stop making controversial claim.

NBC's 'Today' Includes Michael Moore as Expert to Attack Wall Street

Morning show continues media attack on bankers and bonuses with propagandist filmmaker.

'Good Morning America's' Snowe Job on Medical Bankruptcies

ABC allows senator who voted for health care bill to cite misleading statistic regarding medical debt.

CNN's Christine Romans Calls Health Care Reform Estimate 'Impossible'

'American Morning' 'fact-checks' insurance industry's estimate of higher costs under Senate bill.

CNN Anti-Earmark Story Leaves out Obama's Failure to Reform

Bash calls out three senators for earmarks to companies that gave them contributions, but not the president for his broken promise.

Networks Ignore Democrat Defeat of Immigrant ID and Their Push for Coverage of Illegals

News media covered dust-up over Joe Wilson, but not recent developments that support his claim.

'60 Minutes' Condemns Coal Industry, Misses Government Role in TVA Spill

Lesley Stahl attacks coal, tells industry lobbyist people don't 'trust' coal companies.

Networks Flip Flop on Jobs

Identical Unemployment Numbers Good News for Obama, But All Bad under Reagan.

Networks Flip Flop on Jobs: Executive Summary

Identical Unemployment Numbers Good News for Obama, But All Bad under Reagan.

Media Embrace Millionaire Moore's Vendetta against Capitalism

Like 'Sicko,' journalists gush over 'provocative' anti-Wall Street flick, leave out filmmaker's critics.

The Media Depression that Wasn't (Even Close)

How the networks conjured 'Hoovervilles' and breadlines to sell Obama's spending.

CNN Spends Anniversary of Lehman Collapse Calling for Regulation

'American Morning' paints Wall Street as 'casino,' excludes critics of regulation.

White House Pushes Economic 'Recovery,' Media Spin Jobs Reports

Journalists emphasize 'glimmers of hope' for the economy as unemployment rises to a 26-year-high.

CNN Guest Promotes Euro-style Pay Caps

Daily Beast's William Cohan suggests U.S. needs 'backbone' to limit executive compensation.

UAW Has Reason to Celebrate This Labor Day

Networks downplay union criticism while Obama's control of auto companies pays off for labor.

Health Care Co-ops: Just another Public Option

National media ignore Reid, Baucus' co-op comparisons to government plan and similarities to HillaryCare.

'American Morning' Anchor Contradicts Himself on Clunkers

John Roberts says program 'works,' and 'doesn't work' -- just like government.

CNN Pushes Massachusetts 'Model' for Health Reform But Admits 'Rising Costs'

Jim Acosta fails to include critics in Romney Care story, brings up death panel rhetoric.

CNN Devotes Six Minutes to Health Care 'Rationing' Proponent

Princeton bioethics professor Peter Singer tells 'American Morning' Americans 'already have rationed care.'