huckabee http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/10918/all en Whoopi Goldberg Decries Fact-Challenged Bloggers, But Spreads Misinformation Herself on the View http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/whoopi-goldberg-decries-fact-challenged-bloggers-spreads-misinformation-herself-view <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-11-19-ABC-TV-Goldberg.jpg" /></div><p>Appearing as a guest on Saturday's Huckabee show on FNC, Whoopi Goldberg - co-host of ABC's The View - complained that bloggers disseminate inaccurate information about her without the need to "fact check," and that "they poop on you and they walk away." <br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/whoopi-goldberg-decries-fact-challenged-bloggers-spreads-misinformation-herself-view" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc BiasAlert BillO'Reilly Bloggers FNC GroundZeroMosque huckabee liberalmediabias TheView WhoopiGoldberg Sun, 21 Nov 2010 18:06:00 +0000 36987 at http://www.mrc.org Huckabee: Obama's Redistribution Extends to Health Care, Foreign Policy http://www.mrc.org/articles/huckabee-obamas-redistribution-extends-health-care-foreign-policy <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jeff-poor">Jeff Poor</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Joe the Plumber was certainly on to something when he got then-candidate Barack Obama to admit he wanted to redistribute the wealth, according former Republican presidential candidate and <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Arkansas</st1:place></st1:state> governor Mike Huckabee.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/huckabee-obamas-redistribution-extends-health-care-foreign-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Government Health Greta huckabee obama Redistribution Tue, 17 Nov 2009 13:13:20 +0000 admin 26503 at http://www.mrc.org FNC Interviews Fmr Planned Parenthood Clinic Exec Director Who Turned Pro-Life http://www.mrc.org/articles/fnc-interviews-fmr-planned-parenthood-clinic-exec-director-who-turned-pro-life <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/brad-wilmouth">Brad Wilmouth</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Saturday's Huckabee show on FNC, host Mike Huckabee interviewed the former executive director of a Planned Parenthood clinic in Bryan Texas, Abby Johnson, who <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,571215,00.html" />became</a><a href="http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,571215,00.html" /> a pro-life activist</a> after witnessing an ultrasound of an abortion while she assisted in a procedure.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/fnc-interviews-fmr-planned-parenthood-clinic-exec-director-who-turned-pro-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Life AbbyJohnson Abortion huckabee PlannedParenthood Mon, 09 Nov 2009 05:00:00 +0000 admin 28495 at http://www.mrc.org Apostles of Atheism http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/apostles-atheism <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/cmi-staff">CMI Staff</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Introduction</strong></p> <br /> <p><a name="L"> L</a>ike clockwork, the holiest Christian holidays bring stories into the news cycle that clearly take aim at the faith of the majority of Americans. In 2007, the Discovery Channel's 'The Jesus Tomb' made headlines just before Easter. So it comes as no surprise to learn that a popular comedian announced plans to release a 'documentary on atheism' on Easter Sunday, 2008.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/special-reports/apostles-atheism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Special Reports MRC Culture 2007 abc abcs america anti asked atheism atheist atheists back belief book Books broadcast called catholic cbs challenge christian Christianity Christians christopher compass concerns contained controversy convention country coverage dawkins Debate december edition editor examined faith feature featured god golden governor hitchens huckabee included issue issues january Journalists leading league led magazines marlantes mentioned morning mother movie nation national NBC news Newsweek Nightline november page people percent piece prayer public pullman ran Religion religious report reported reporter reporting romneys russert showed Speech stories story Stossel subject Television teresa themed top world wrote year Tue, 11 Nov 2008 02:23:00 +0000 admin 31530 at http://www.mrc.org Media Stack the Deck for McCain and Obama on Culture Issues http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-stack-deck-mccain-and-obama-culture-issues <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/jan-larue-esq">Jan LaRue, Esq.</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It's simple. The most competent candidate who comes closest to sharing my core values and political philosophy will get my vote as president. Nobody gets a free ante in the biggest card game of all because of race, gender, religion, or POW status. </p> <p>When any candidate plays one of these “trump cards,” it tells me something when the media fold rather than call them on it. Thus far, Republican John McCain and Democrat Barack Obama are getting by with a little help from their friends in the press.</p> <p ><b >The Religion Card:</b></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/media-stack-deck-mccain-and-obama-culture-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Education Media clinton gender huckabee mccain obama POW race Religion romney sex veterans Tue, 05 Feb 2008 05:00:00 +0000 admin 28386 at http://www.mrc.org The Attempted Assassination of the FairTax http://www.mrc.org/commentary/attempted-assassination-fairtax <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/herman-cain">Herman Cain</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Immediately after the Iowa Straw Poll last August, the noted and respected journalist George Will referred to the FairTax believers who supported Mike Huckabee as “those FairTax people.”</p> <br /> <p >     He made it sound as if the people who helped Huckabee finish an unexpected second place among Republican presidential contenders were politically challenged, unfit to associate with the political elites.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/attempted-assassination-fairtax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business FairTax flat HermanCain huckabee nationalsalestax reform tax Wed, 16 Jan 2008 15:14:59 +0000 admin 29740 at http://www.mrc.org Tax Reformers, Unite! http://www.mrc.org/commentary/tax-reformers-unite <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/daniel-j-mitchell">Daniel J. Mitchell</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>     The good news is that voters obviously have some desire for a better tax system. The flat has been promoted by presidential candidates as diverse as Jerry Brown (1992) and Steve Forbes (1996 and 2000). This year, the national sales tax is getting attention because of Mike Huckabee’s Iowa victory. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/commentary/tax-reformers-unite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary MRC Business bush fair FairTax flat forbes huckabee IRS reform tax Wed, 16 Jan 2008 15:08:39 +0000 admin 29742 at http://www.mrc.org Media Ignore, Misreport 'FairTax' amid Huckabee Surge http://www.mrc.org/balance-sheet/media-ignore-misreport-fairtax-amid-huckabee-surge <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/bmi-staff">BMI Staff</a> </div> </div> </div> <br /> <p> <b> <a href="http://www.businessandmedia.org/articles/2008/20080109091657.aspx" /> ElectionWatch: Media Ignore, Misreport 'FairTax' amid Huckabee Surge</a></b><div style="float:right;"> <a href="http://www.businessandmedia.org/articles/2008/20080109091657.aspx" /></a></div> Republican presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee saw a groundswell of support for his candidacy, including his endorsement of the FairTax, a nat</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/balance-sheet/media-ignore-misreport-fairtax-amid-huckabee-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Balance Sheet MRC Business huckabee Wed, 09 Jan 2008 19:00:00 +0000 admin 29429 at http://www.mrc.org ElectionWatch: Media Ignore, Misreport 'FairTax' amid Huckabee Surge http://www.mrc.org/articles/electionwatch-media-ignore-misreport-fairtax-amid-huckabee-surge <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/nathan-burchfiel">Nathan Burchfiel</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee’s caucus victory in Iowa last week came in part thanks to anti-IRS fiscal conservatives attracted to his support for the “FairTax.” He also finished with a better-than-expected showing in the New Hampshire primary, coming in third. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/electionwatch-media-ignore-misreport-fairtax-amid-huckabee-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Media Caucus coverage democratic election FairTax huckabee Iowa NewHampshire plan primary reform Republican tax tv vote Wed, 09 Jan 2008 16:41:25 +0000 admin 26448 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Hypes Christian Symbol in Another Huckabee Ad http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnn-hypes-christian-symbol-another-huckabee-ad <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >Secularized networks keep making mountains out of Christian-symbol molehills on the campaign trail.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnn-hypes-christian-symbol-another-huckabee-ad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Faith Advertisement Christianity CNN huckabee ichthys Wed, 02 Jan 2008 05:00:00 +0000 admin 28433 at http://www.mrc.org Whoopi and Joy Spar Over Huckabee Christmas Ad http://www.mrc.org/articles/whoopi-and-joy-spar-over-huckabee-christmas-ad <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/justin-mccarthy">Justin McCarthy</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >During <i style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal">The View's</i> discussion of the Mike Huckabee “floating cross” Christmas ad, co-host Joy Behar referred to Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul's observation about the subject.  Paul, a libertarian by ideology, quoted Sinclair Lewis: “When Fascism comes to the country, it will be wrapped in the flag, carrying a cross.”  </p> <p >When <em>The View</em> played the video, Behar moaned “we don't have to listen to him [Huckabee] do we?”</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/whoopi-and-joy-spar-over-huckabee-christmas-ad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Culture Education ABD Christmasad floatingcross huckabee JoyyBehar RonPaul TheView WhoopiGoldberg Thu, 20 Dec 2007 05:00:00 +0000 admin 27571 at http://www.mrc.org