Alan Grayson http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/20473/all en An Actual War on Women? ABC and CBS Skip Domestic Violence Claim Against Alan Grayson http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/actual-war-women-abc-and-cbs-skip-domestic-violence-claim-against-alan-grayson <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Journalists and networks hyped the so-called Republican "war on women" during the 2012 election. But ABC and CBS on Wednesday skipped the claim that liberal Congressman&nbsp;<a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2014/03/alan-grayson-accused-of-shoving-wife-104251.html">Alan Grayson</a>&nbsp;committed domestic abuse against his estranged wife.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Scott Whitlock is Senior News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/scottjw" target="_blank">Follow Scott Whitlock on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/actual-war-women-abc-and-cbs-skip-domestic-violence-claim-against-alan-grayson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Alan Grayson congress Democrat Kristen Welker NBC Today Wed, 05 Mar 2014 16:44:40 +0000 scott.whitlock 45679 at http://www.mrc.org Alan Grayson's KKK Smear of Tea Party Is Avoided By Networks, But Chided on MSNBC http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/alan-graysons-kkk-smear-tea-party-avoided-networks-chided-msnbc <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>All three networks on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning avoided discussing Congressman Alan Grayson's&nbsp;<a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2013/10/alan-grayson-tea-party-kkk-98673.html">smear of the Tea Party&nbsp;</a>as just like the Ku Klux Klan. In a new fund-raising e-mail, the controversial Democrat linked the grass roots organization to violent racists, complete with a burning cross.</p><div class='signature'><p>— Scott Whitlock is Senior News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/scottjw" target="_blank">Follow Scott Whitlock on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/alan-graysons-kkk-smear-tea-party-avoided-networks-chided-msnbc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Alan Grayson cbs KKK MSNBC NBC Tea Party Thomas Roberts Wed, 23 Oct 2013 16:57:08 +0000 scott.whitlock 44790 at http://www.mrc.org Martin Bashir, Who Compared Conservatives to Hitler, Now Decries Nazi Comparisons http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/martin-bashir-who-compared-conservatives-hitler-now-decries-nazi-comparisons <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/scott-whitlock">Scott Whitlock</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>MSNBC's Martin Bashir on Tuesday snarled at a fellow liberal, Congressman Alan Grayson, for daring to compare the National Security Agency's spying program to&nbsp;<a href="http://americablog.com/2013/06/alan-grayson-on-the-nsa-american-as-apple-spy-video.html">Nazi Germany</a>. This is the same Bashir who, on&nbsp;<a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/scott-whitlock/2013/01/14/no-shame-msnbcs-martin-bashir-disgustingly-compares-nra-hitler">January 14, 2013</a>, compared conservatives to Hitler.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/martin-bashir-who-compared-conservatives-hitler-now-decries-nazi-comparisons" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Alan Grayson Martin Bashir MSNBC Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:59:46 +0000 scott.whitlock 43834 at http://www.mrc.org CBS Cites Corruption Expert, Without Saying He's a Democratic Candidate http://www.mrc.org/articles/cbs-cites-corruption-expert-without-saying-hes-democratic-candidate <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>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; CBS Investigative Correspondent Armen Keteyian stacked the deck against four military food-supply contractors in a “Follow the Money” segment on the October 17 “CBS Evening News.”</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Keteyian villainized four military food contractors, relying on a report from <a href="http://online.wsj.com/article/SB119258983531961678.html?mod=Leader-US"></a>The Wall Street Journal on October 17 and comments from a Democratic congressional candidate.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cbs-cites-corruption-expert-without-saying-hes-democratic-candidate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government Alan Grayson Armen Keteyian cbs Conagra Corruption Evening News fraud Perdue Farms Public Warehousing Company PWC Sara Lee The Wall Street Journal Thu, 18 Oct 2007 17:31:37 +0000 admin 25287 at http://www.mrc.org