JessicaYellin http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/1418/all en CNN's Yellin Touts Wealthy Who Want Higher Taxes http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-touts-wealthy-who-want-higher-taxes <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/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/BiasAlert/uploads/2011-09-26-CNN-Yellin-Taxes tres.jpg" border="0" width="240" height="133" /></div> <p>CNN's Jessica Yellin, reporting on President Obama's virtual townhall Monday afternoon, noted two wealthy persons who wish to pay higher taxes – but didn't mention the small businessman who during the townhall complained to the President about regulations and taxes.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-touts-wealthy-who-want-higher-taxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert business CNN economy JessicaYellin liberalmediabias taxes Mon, 26 Sep 2011 22:30:00 +0000 38197 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Yellin Cherrypicks Poll Numbers to Spin for Obama http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-cherrypicks-poll-numbers-spin-obama <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/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>CNN's Jessica Yellin used a recent CNN poll Tuesday to give credence to the White House spin that President Obama is the victim of a bad economy he inherited from Bush. What Yellin failed to report was another CNN poll showing that Americans almost two-to-one disapprove of Obama's handling of the economy.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-cherrypicks-poll-numbers-spin-obama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert CNN economy GeorgeW.Bush JessicaYellin liberalmediabias Polls Thu, 18 Aug 2011 14:28:00 +0000 38058 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Yellin Derides Coverage of Palin Bus Tour - But CNN Reported Tour Almost Every Hour http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-derides-coverage-palin-bus-tour-cnn-reported-tour-almost-every-hour <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/matt-hadro">Matt Hadro</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Isn't Jessica Yellin mocking her own network for incessantly reporting on Sarah Palin's bus tour? The CNN correspondent called the coverage of the tour "a media low-point" on CNN Tuesday, although her own network made mention of tour almost every hour Monday from 6 a.m. EDT through 11 p.m. EDT - and then again Tuesday from 6 a.m. EDT through 1 p.m. EDT.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-derides-coverage-palin-bus-tour-cnn-reported-tour-almost-every-hour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2012Elections BiasAlert CNN JessicaYellin liberalmediabias SarahPalin Wed, 01 Jun 2011 00:06:00 +0000 37759 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Goes After Arizona's Gun Laws as Major Factor in Shooting http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-goes-after-arizonas-gun-laws-major-factor-shooting <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="float: right;">&nbsp;</p><p style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2011-01-10-CNN-NR-Baldwin.jpg" width="240" height="180" /></p><p> On Monday's Newsroom, CNN treated Arizona's gun laws as a significant contributor to the shootings in Tucson. Correspondent Jessica Yellin prompted the local prosecutor to spout her pro-gun control views. Anchor Brooke Baldwin highlighted a local Republican's gun-toting ad and the infamous clip of an anti-Obama protester carrying a semi-automatic rifle outside a 2009 presidential event in Arizona.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-goes-after-arizonas-gun-laws-major-factor-shooting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Arizona BarbaraLaWall BiasAlert BrookeBaldwin CNN CNNNewsroom GabyGiffords Guns JessicaYellin JimKolbe liberalmediabias Tue, 11 Jan 2011 03:12:00 +0000 37188 at http://www.mrc.org Network Journalists Advance Leftist Wish to Blame Palin (and Tea Party) for Shooting http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/network-journalists-advance-leftist-wish-blame-palin-and-tea-party-shooting <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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="202" width="250"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd6U6U6USU&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed height="202" width="250" allowfullscreen="true" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd6U6U6USU&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87&amp;sm=1" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed></object></div><p>"The shooter's motivation is still unknown," Katie Couric announced as she anchored Saturday's <em>CBS Evening News</em>, but that didn't deter C</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/network-journalists-advance-leftist-wish-blame-palin-and-tea-party-shooting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division 2010Congressional Audio BiasAlert BobSchieffer CBSEveningNews CNNNewsroom Crime DavidWright FacetheNation GabrielleGiffords JessicaYellin KellyO'Donnell liberalmediabias SarahPalin TeaParties ThisWeek Today Video Sun, 09 Jan 2011 22:58:00 +0000 37184 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Yellin: Congress's Low Polls Numbers Due to Failure to Repeal DADT? http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-congresss-low-polls-numbers-due-failure-repeal-dadt <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="192" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-12-15-CNN-NR-Yellin.jpg" /></div><p>On Wednesday's Newsroom, CNN's Jessica Yellin bizarrely implied that Congress's low poll numbers was linked to their failure to repeal "don't ask, don't tell." After noting the public's support for repeal, Yellin stated that "Congress has its lowest approval rating in the history of polling...So it's clear that the American people are in one place, and one place where they're not so happy with Congress."<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-congresss-low-polls-numbers-due-failure-repeal-dadt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BiasByOmission BrookeBaldwin CNN CNNNewsroom congress JessicaYellin liberalmediabias Military Polls Thu, 16 Dec 2010 00:36:00 +0000 37084 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Perpetuates Liberal Talking Point on 'Cost' of Extending Tax Rates http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-perpetuates-liberal-talking-point-cost-extending-tax-rates <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-12-09-CNN-NR-Yellin.jpg" width="240" height="180" /></div><p>On Thursday's Newsroom, CNN's Brooke Baldwin continued her network's liberal spin on the proposed compromise between President Obama and congressional Republicans to extend the current Bush-era tax rates, treating it as government spending. Baldwin hyped the apparent "<strong>two-year cost of this new cut</strong>" and how letting taxpayers keep their money would supposedly add to the deficit.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-perpetuates-liberal-talking-point-cost-extending-tax-rates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BrookeBaldwin CNN CNNNewsroom JayInslee JessicaYellin Labeling liberalmediabias taxes Fri, 10 Dec 2010 01:06:00 +0000 37063 at http://www.mrc.org CNN: Keeping Current Tax Rates is Increasing Government Spending http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-keeping-current-tax-rates-increasing-government-spending <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-12-07-CNN-NR-Johns.jpg" width="240" height="180" /></div><p>On Tuesday's Newsroom, CNN tried to spin the proposed compromise between President Obama and congressional Republicans to keep the current tax rates as a "<strong>package that increases spending dramatically</strong>." Correspondents Jessica Yellin and Joe Johns forwarded the liberal talking point that the Republicans were breaking their campaign promise to reduce government spending with this proposal.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-keeping-current-tax-rates-increasing-government-spending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert BrookeBaldwin CNN JessicaYellin JoeJohns Labeling liberalmediabias Newsroom Spending taxes Wed, 08 Dec 2010 00:31:00 +0000 37046 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Yellin Leans Against Fiorina, Labels Anti-Boxer Ad 'Mean' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-leans-against-fiorina-labels-anti-boxer-ad-mean <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div><div style="overflow: hidden; color: #000000; background-color: transparent; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; border: medium none;"><p style="float: right;"><object width="240" height="192"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdkUSU2G2G&amp;c1=0x87B58E&amp;c2=0x085110&amp;a=0" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdkUSU2G2G&amp;c1=0x87B58E&amp;c2=0x085110&amp;a=0&amp;sm=0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowfullscreen="true" width="240" height="192"></embed></object></p></div></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-yellin-leans-against-fiorina-labels-anti-boxer-ad-mean" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarbaraBoxer BiasAlert BrookeBaldwin California CarlyFiorina CNN JessicaYellin Labeling liberalmediabias Rick'sList Senate Tue, 28 Sep 2010 17:54:00 +0000 36708 at http://www.mrc.org Rick Sanchez: Fox News 'Essentially the Voice of the Republican Party' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/rick-sanchez-fox-news-essentially-voice-republican-party <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><object width="240" height="192"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdkUkUkUIr&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed type="application/x-shockwave-flash" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hdkUkUkUIr&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" allowfullscreen="true" width="240" height="192"></embed></object></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/rick-sanchez-fox-news-essentially-voice-republican-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert CNN FoxNews JessicaYellin Labeling liberalmediabias PresidentObama Rick'sList RickSanchez Tue, 21 Sep 2010 23:03:00 +0000 36677 at http://www.mrc.org Rick Sanchez Apologizes After Labeling Obama the 'Cotton-Picking President' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/rick-sanchez-apologizes-after-labeling-obama-cotton-picking-president <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object width="240" height="192"><param name="movie" value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zSUkUpr&c1=0x8CA2B9&c2=0x385E87" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed type="application/x-shockwave-flash" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zSUkUpr&c1=0x8CA2B9&c2=0x385E87" allowfullscreen="true" width="240" height="192"></embed></object></div>CNN's Rick Sanchez quickly apologized on his Rick's List program on Monday after inadvertently labeling Barack Obama the "<b>cotton-picking president of the United States</b>." Sanchez used the r<p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/rick-sanchez-apologizes-after-labeling-obama-cotton-picking-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BarackObama BiasAlert CNN JessicaYellin Labeling liberalmediabias race Rick'sList RickSanchez Mon, 30 Aug 2010 21:44:00 +0000 36561 at http://www.mrc.org Rick Sanchez: CNN is 'Middle'; Fox News 'Way, Way, Way to the Right' http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/rick-sanchez-cnn-middle-fox-news-way-way-way-right <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="192" width="240"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zVr6Ueu&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed height="192" width="240" allowfullscreen="true" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zVr6Ueu&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed></object></div><p>On Wednesday's Rick's List, CNN's Rick Sanchez returned to <a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/2010/20100805104330.aspx">his obsession with Fox News</a>, stating t</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/rick-sanchez-cnn-middle-fox-news-way-way-way-right" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert CNN conservative Democrats Donations FoxNews JessicaYellin left liberal liberalmediabias NewsCorporation Republicans Rick'sList RickSanchez right TimeWarner Thu, 19 Aug 2010 14:20:00 +0000 36506 at http://www.mrc.org CNN Lets Pro-Abortion PAC Spout Its Anti-Palin Talking Points http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-lets-pro-abortion-pac-spout-its-anti-palin-talking-points <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="192" width="240"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zVr4zuz&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed height="192" width="240" allowfullscreen="true" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=hd8zVr4zuz&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed></object></div><p>CNN's Jessica Yellin, a <a target="_blank" href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matthew-balan/2010/06/30/cnns-yellin-cites-her-own-liberal-harvard-days-defense-kagan"></a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnn-lets-pro-abortion-pac-spout-its-anti-palin-talking-points" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Abortion BiasAlert CNN Democrats Emily'sList JessicaYellin liberalmediabias Republicans Rick'sList RickSanchez SarahPalin Tue, 17 Aug 2010 23:20:00 +0000 36495 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Rick Sanchez: Bringing the Bias to Prime Time http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-rick-sanchez-bringing-bias-prime-time <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><img height="180" width="240" src="http://www.mrc.org/biasalert/uploads/2010-02-05-CNN-RL-Sanchez.jpg" /></div><p>Rick Sanchez, who hosts his Rick's List program for two hours during the afternoon on CNN, will be taking on the network's 8 pm Eastern hour slot for several weeks between Campbell Brown's departure on Wednesday and the start of the ex-Democratic Governor of New York Eliot Spitzer (the infamous Client #9) and sometime-conservative Kathleen Parker's new program.<br /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-rick-sanchez-bringing-bias-prime-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division BiasAlert EricBoehlert GlennBeck JessicaYellin JimWallis liberalmediabias MarkPotok MikeBrooks RickPerry RickSanchez RolandMartin RushLimbaugh WayneSlater Thu, 22 Jul 2010 22:41:00 +0000 36385 at http://www.mrc.org CNN's Rick Sanchez: Nixon/Kennedy Debate Took Place in 1962? http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-rick-sanchez-nixonkennedy-debate-took-place-1962 <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/matthew-balan">Matthew Balan</a> </div> </div> </div> <div style="float: right;"><object height="192" width="240"><param value="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=XdZuZuSU8z&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" name="movie" /><param value="true" name="allowFullScreen" /><embed height="192" width="240" allowfullscreen="true" src="http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/eyeblast.swf?v=XdZuZuSU8z&amp;c1=0x8CA2B9&amp;c2=0x385E87" type="application/x-shockwave-flash"></embed></object></div><p>Rick Sanchez stumbled again on-air on his CNN program on Monday, getting the year of the famous Kennedy-Nixon television debate wrong by a margin of two years.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/bias-alerts/cnns-rick-sanchez-nixonkennedy-debate-took-place-1962" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division AlvinGreene BiasAlert CNN Debate JessicaYellin JohnF.Kennedy liberalmediabias RichardNixon Rick'sList RickSanchez Mon, 19 Jul 2010 21:56:00 +0000 36362 at http://www.mrc.org