Denis McDonough http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22512/all en NBC’s Gregory Laments President Obama Not Getting Credit ‘for An Economy That Is Rebounding’ http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-gregory-laments-president-obama-not-getting-credit-economy-rebounding <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/jeffrey-meyer">Jeffrey Meyer</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>David Gregory decided to play liberal activist Sunday morning and took off his journalist hat during an interview with White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough.</p><p>The NBC host expressed dissatisfaction that President Obama hadn’t received the credit he’d apparently been owed from both the media and the American public and complained to McDonough about “wonder why the&nbsp;president doesn't get more&nbsp;credit for an economy that is&nbsp;rebounding? What’s the disconnect there?”</p><div class='signature'><p>— Jeffrey Meyer is a News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/JeffreyPMeyer" target="_blank">Follow Jeffrey Meyer on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-gregory-laments-president-obama-not-getting-credit-economy-rebounding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division David Gregory Denis McDonough Mon, 03 Feb 2014 20:23:53 +0000 jeffrey.meyer 45460 at http://www.mrc.org NBC and CBS Press White House Chief of Staff on Obama Not Shoving Through Left-Wing Agenda http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-and-cbs-press-white-house-chief-staff-obama-not-shoving-through-left-wing-agenda <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> On Tuesday, both NBC's <em>Today</em> and <em>CBS This Morning</em> interviewed White House chief of staff Denis McDonough about President Obama's upcoming State of the Union address and fretted over the commander-in-chief failing to push his liberal agenda in 2013. [<em>Listen to <a href="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2013/2014-01-28-NBC-CBS-McDonough.mp3">the audio</a></em>]<br /> </p><div class='signature'><p>— Kyle Drennen is News Analyst at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/kjdrennen" target="_blank">Follow Kyle Drennen on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-and-cbs-press-white-house-chief-staff-obama-not-shoving-through-left-wing-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Barack Obama cbs Denis McDonough NBC State of the Union Tue, 28 Jan 2014 16:27:01 +0000 kyle.drennen 45405 at http://www.mrc.org NBC and ABC Avoid Asking Tough Benghazi Questions to White House Chief of Staff http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-and-abc-avoid-asking-tough-benghazi-questions-white-house-chief-staff <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/kyle-drennen">Kyle Drennen</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><img style="width: 300px; height: 177px; margin: 3px; float: right;" src="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012/2013-02-17-NBC-MTP-Gregory.JPG" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbc-and-abc-avoid-asking-tough-benghazi-questions-white-house-chief-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division abc Benghazi cbs Denis McDonough NBC Mon, 18 Feb 2013 17:31:59 +0000 kyle.drennen 42668 at http://www.mrc.org