teamsters http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/3193/all en Another Case Study in Protective Instincts http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/another-case-study-protective-instincts <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Teamster Leader Carey&#039;s Disqualification Nothing More Than a Brief Story on CBS, NBC </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/tim-graham">Tim Graham</a> </div> </div> </div> <p align="left"> <b>F</b>ederal election officer Kenneth Conboy disqualified Teamsters President Ron Carey from running again for re-election after he diverted Teamster funds for last December's taxpayer-funded union elections. Big news? Not if you work at the networks. </p> <p align="left"> When word broke Monday night, CBS and NBC only provided briefs. Late in its broadcast, ABC aired a John Martin story in which he referred to the Carey decision as "a disastrous setback for the union and the nation." </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/media-reality-check/another-case-study-protective-instincts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division briefs strike teamsters Thu, 20 Nov 1997 05:00:00 +0000 admin 2475 at http://www.mrc.org CyberAlert -- 08/20/1997 -- Chung's Charge; Teamsters Won; Diversity Would Have Pulled the Plunger http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-08201997-chungs-charge-teamsters-won-diversity-would-have-pulled-plunger <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> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p align="center">Chung's Charge; Teamsters Won; Diversity Would Have Pulled the Plunger</p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-08201997-chungs-charge-teamsters-won-diversity-would-have-pulled-plunger" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Brokaw police teamsters Wed, 20 Aug 1997 04:00:00 +0000 32174 at http://www.mrc.org