Julia A. Seymour

Assistant Managing Editor for MRC Business
Author Articles

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.'

N.Y. Congressman Pushes 'Medicare-for-all' on 'Morning Joe'

'Morning Joe' fails to note problems in claim there is no need for private insurers.

NBC's Snyderman Redefines 'Binge' as Two Drinks

In 'Nightly News' report, standard binge benchmark isn't good enough for Peacock doc.

NBC Doc Agrees with Howard Dean: No Reform without Public Option

'Morning Joe' debates health reform, NBC and Fortune journalists favor government plan.

Fox Business Finds Doctor Who Cut Costs 70 Percent, Without Government

Dr. Kent Holtorf argues insurance should be only for catastrophic care, urges cash payments for medical services.

Tina Brown Compares People Seeking 'Free' Health Care to Katrina Victims

Daily Beast editor tells 'Morning Joe' photos of thousands in line for treatment speak louder than town halls.

Media Cover Town Hall Outrage from Left, Calling it 'Orchestrated' and 'Not about Policy'

Broadcasters decry 'incitement to violence' from far right, say health care town halls are being shut down by 'fake grassroots.'

CNBC 'Skeptical' of White House Claim about Labor Report

Unemployment in July dropped to 9.4 percent, CBNC discusses 'conspiracy theory' regarding president's knowledge of jobs numbers.

CNN Exposes Government's Funny Math for Clunker Program

It turns out trucks and SUV, not small cars, are top 'clunker' buys.

Networks Praise 'Clunker' Program, Downplay Critics

ABC, CBS and NBC all say car trade-in scheme is a 'victim of its own success,' after burning through $1 billion in a week.