Donald Rumsfeld http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22976/all en NBC's Guthrie to Rumsfeld: Do You Take 'Responsibility' for 'Specter of Iraq' 'Looming' Over Syria? http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-guthrie-rumsfeld-do-you-take-responsibility-specter-iraq-looming-over-syria <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> In an exclusive interview with former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on Wednesday's NBC <em>Today</em>, co-host Savannah Guthrie attempted to blame the Bush administration for President Obama's difficulty in garnering support for military action against Syria: <strong>"Looming over this debate time and time again has been the specter of Iraq. </strong>Most recently, the U.K.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-guthrie-rumsfeld-do-you-take-responsibility-specter-iraq-looming-over-syria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Donald Rumsfeld Iraq NBC Savannah Guthrie Syria Today Wed, 04 Sep 2013 16:45:27 +0000 kyle.drennen 44413 at http://www.mrc.org Rumsfeld: ‘Entrepreneurs and Business Owners Improve the Lives of Their Fellow Citizens’ http://www.mrc.org/articles/rumsfeld-entrepreneurs-and-business-owners-improve-lives-their-fellow-citizens <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> George W. Bush’s Secretary of Defense defends capitalism, slams socialism in his new book. </div> </div> </div> <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/liz-thatcher">Liz Thatcher</a> </div> </div> </div> <p dir="ltr">Former Secretary of Defense and CEO, Donald Rumsfeld has a brand new book focused on business, politics and more.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/rumsfeld-entrepreneurs-and-business-owners-improve-lives-their-fellow-citizens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Art & Entertainment Business Economy Government Media attacks on capitalism book business cabinet members capitalism capitalism: a love story CEO cynthia magnunson Donald Rumsfeld entertainment free markets greed hollywood leadership Michael Moore Milton Friedman NFIB rumsfeld's rules Secretary of Defense self-interest selfishness socialism Wall Street Mon, 20 May 2013 14:59:48 +0000 julia.seymour 43620 at http://www.mrc.org CBS's Rose Defends Obama After Rumsfeld Cracks He's Only Taken Responsibility for Killing Osama http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbss-rose-defends-obama-after-rumsfeld-cracks-hes-only-taken-responsibility-killing-osama <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> <img alt="Charlie Rose, CBS News Anchor; Screen Cap From 15 May 2013 Edition of CBS This Morning | MRC.org" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/2013-05-15-CBS-Rose_large.JPG" style="float: right;" height="133" width="240" />Charlie Rose acted as an apologist for President Obama on Wednesday's <em>CBS This Morning</em>, after former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld asserted that the second-term executive was avoiding responsibility for the recent spate of scandals surrounding his administration.<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cbss-rose-defends-obama-after-rumsfeld-cracks-hes-only-taken-responsibility-killing-osama" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Barack Obama cbs CBS This Morning Charlie Rose Donald Rumsfeld Wed, 15 May 2013 22:24:22 +0000 matthew.balan 43592 at http://www.mrc.org NBC's Lauer Asks Rumsfeld if Benghazi Scandal is Just GOP Trying to 'Discredit' Hillary http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-lauer-asks-rumsfeld-if-benghazi-scandal-just-gop-trying-discredit-hillary <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> In an interview with former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld on Tuesday's NBC <em>Today</em>, co-host Matt Lauer tried to dismiss the growing Benghazi scandal: "Do you think that the administration has answered enough questions on it? <strong>Do you think it's possible that some Republicans are trying to use this to discredit Hillary Clinton in case she decides to run for president in 2016?"</strong> [<em>Listen to <a href="http://newsbusters.org/sites/default/files/2012/2013-05-14-NBC-TDAY-LauerRumsfeld.mp3">the audio</a></em>]<br /> </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/nbcs-lauer-asks-rumsfeld-if-benghazi-scandal-just-gop-trying-discredit-hillary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Benghazi Donald Rumsfeld Hillary Clinton Matt Lauer NBC Today Tue, 14 May 2013 21:40:55 +0000 kyle.drennen 43577 at http://www.mrc.org