lieberman http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/3322/all en DeMint: Ben Nelson, Joe Lieberman Caucusing with GOP for Control of Senate 'Possible' http://mrc.org/articles/demint-ben-nelson-joe-lieberman-caucusing-gop-control-senate-possible <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>By many measures, the Republicans are only expected to gain eight seats in the upcoming midterm elections, which would not be enough the GOP to wrestle control away from the Democrats in the new Congress in 2011. But is there another way?</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/demint-ben-nelson-joe-lieberman-caucusing-gop-control-senate-possible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Government Politics ben caucusing congress DeMint democratic domestic elected election GOP independent intrade joe Kudlow leader lieberman liebermann majority mcconnell mitch nelson parties party policies possibility report Republican scenario Senate senators true upcoming Fri, 29 Oct 2010 04:05:00 +0000 admin 27050 at http://mrc.org Media Pave the Way for Next President to 'Cap' U.S. Energy Use http://mrc.org/articles/media-pave-way-next-president-cap-us-energy-use <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/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p >     Do you want to be up to $3,700 poorer every year for the next 20 years?</p> <br /> <p >     The Senate is debating a bill this week that has been touted as a solution to global warming – it contains so-called “cap-and-trade” restrictions on energy use. But what you probably haven’t heard from the media is that such a system could cost $1.7 trillion to $4.8 trillion – about the cost of “660 hurricanes – 35 per year – for two decades,” according to The Heritage Foundation. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/media-pave-way-next-president-cap-us-energy-use" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Energy Trade AlGore BarbaraBoxer cap ClimateChange clinton cost gas GlobalWarming lieberman mccain obama price tax warner Wed, 04 Jun 2008 20:39:06 +0000 admin 26144 at http://mrc.org Boxer: 'Recession' is 'Precisely' the Right Time for Economic Upheaval of Cap-and-Trade http://mrc.org/articles/boxer-recession-precisely-right-time-economic-upheaval-cap-and-trade <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 >     Conventional wisdom suggests that times of high economic growth would be the most appropriate occasion to enact legislation that could be very expensive for American taxpayers.</p> <br /> <p >     That’s not the case for Democratic California Sen. Barbara Boxer. Boxer, who is the chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee and advocating the Lieberman-Warner cap-and-trade legislation, said a “recession” is the best time to do it because it will bring us “hope.” </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/boxer-recession-precisely-right-time-economic-upheaval-cap-and-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Economy Energy Trade bill Boxer cap CarbonDioxide ClimateChange CO2 emissions GlobalWarming lieberman mccain ration restriction warner Tue, 03 Jun 2008 20:28:46 +0000 admin 26146 at http://mrc.org Hurricane Lieberman-Warner http://mrc.org/bozells-column/hurricane-lieberman-warner <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/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"><!--- insert text here ---> </span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/hurricane-lieberman-warner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division facetimes increase lieberman percent sizefontppfont Tue, 03 Jun 2008 04:00:00 +0000 4531 at http://mrc.org Global Warming Vote on Snowy Day in Washington http://mrc.org/articles/global-warming-vote-snowy-day-washington <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; Nothing inspires taking on the “planetary emergency” of global warming like the first snow of the winter in Washington, D.C.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; As two inches of snow accumulated outside the U.S. Capitol, the Senate’s Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee debated “historic” global warming legislation sponsored by Sens. John Warner (R.-Va.) and Joe Lieberman (I.-Conn.).</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/global-warming-vote-snowy-day-washington" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Energy Americans climate Climate Change Cold Global Warming hot inhofe lieberman Senate Snow storm tax warm warner Weather Wed, 05 Dec 2007 21:44:51 +0000 admin 25209 at http://mrc.org Who Will Carry the Democrats in 2004? http://mrc.org/bozells-column/who-will-carry-democrats-2004 <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/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal">The big loser for the Democrats in Election 2000 was, of course, Al Gore. He was given the coattails of a (perceived) economic miracle to run on; the biggest financial war chest in the party's history to run with; a militantly rejuvenated party base to run behind; and if that wasn't enough, a perceived light-weight opponent to run against. And still he blew it. He not only lost, he lost and lost, and kept on losing until even his supporters tired of him. No one will ever want to hear the word "chad," a word forever linked to Gore, again.</span></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/who-will-carry-democrats-2004" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division clinton lieberman president Tue, 19 Dec 2000 05:00:00 +0000 3800 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 11/02/2000 -- Anti-Bush Ad Not Rebuked http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-11022000-anti-bush-ad-not-rebuked <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><b>Anti-Bush Ad Not Rebuked; Lieberman-Cheney Inaugural?; Nets Bought Gore's Global Warming Hype; More Gore Agenda in NBC's Prime Time</b><b> -- Back to today's <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001102.asp"><i>CyberAlert</i></a></b></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-11022000-anti-bush-ad-not-rebuked" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division clanormal lieberman president Thu, 02 Nov 2000 05:00:00 +0000 32654 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/30/2000 -- Bush To Be a "Harsh Conservative" http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10302000-bush-be-harsh-conservative <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><b>Bush To Be a "Harsh Conservative"; Hume: Media Focus on "Daisy II" Showed Bias; Distressed at Nader Hurting Gore -- <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001030_extra.asp">Extra Edition</a></b></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10302000-bush-be-harsh-conservative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division lieberman Mon, 30 Oct 2000 05:00:00 +0000 32647 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/17/2000 -- Media Suppressed Bush Errors? http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10172000-media-suppressed-bush-errors-0 <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><b>Media Suppressed Bush Errors?; Bush and Gore Too Frugal; Public Realizes Journalists Favor Gore; ABC's Prime Time Gore Aid</b><b> -- Back to today's <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001017.asp"><i>CyberAlert</i></a></b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) Media Reality Check. "Media Malpractice on Texas Health Care: State Comptroller Not Allowed To Respond, Even Though She Was Cited As Source By Gore Backers."</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10172000-media-suppressed-bush-errors-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division farrakhan lieberman networks uninsured Tue, 17 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32632 at http://mrc.org Holy Squish! Lieberman Goes Soft http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/holy-squish-lieberman-goes-soft <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Veep Pick Hailed for Orthodox Morals Ignored By Networks When He Becomes Farrakhan-Praising Pol </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> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/fax1016.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=184650" title="fax1016.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> Will the networks take the opportunity today on the occasion of Louis Farrakhan's "Million Family March" to explore vice presidential nominee Joe Lieberman's declaration that he "respects" and would meet with Farrakhan, who's called Judaism a "gutter religion"? Nearly every Lieberman conflict with Jewish groups and religious figures has been ignored. </span> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/holy-squish-lieberman-goes-soft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division coverage lieberman networks Mon, 16 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 admin 2655 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/13/2000 -- Lauer Lambasted Lieberman http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10132000-lauer-lambasted-lieberman <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><b>Lauer Lambasted Lieberman; Clinton Nobel Lobbying?; The Contender Film Made Pro-Gore?; Biased Fox News</b><b> -- Back to today's <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001013.asp"><i>CyberAlert</i></a></b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) On Friday's Today Matt Lauer pressed Joe Lieberman repeatedly on how the Gore-Lieberman attacks on Bush as a "bumbler" and on his Texas record contradict the promise of a positive campaign.</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10132000-lauer-lambasted-lieberman" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division contender lieberman Fri, 13 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32629 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/06/2000 -- Prodded to Hit Cheney Harder http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10062000-prodded-hit-cheney-harder <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><b>Prodded to Hit Cheney Harder; Lauer Excused Gore on Fibs; Media Flunked Kaus Test; Left Wing West Wing Back</b><b> -- Back to today's <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001006.asp"><i>CyberAlert</i></a></b></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10062000-prodded-hit-cheney-harder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division cheney lieberman morning Fri, 06 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32621 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/06/2000 -- Moderator Shaw's Agenda http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10062000-moderator-shaws-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/brent-baker">Brent Baker</a> </div> </div> </div> <div> <table border="0" cellpadding="5" width="98%"> <tr> <td width="98%" valign="top"> <p><b>Moderator Shaw's Agenda; Rather Raved Over Debate Tone; Cheney Bested Bush; Winnie Doesn't Need to Collect Cans to Pay For Drugs</b><b> -- <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001006_extra.asp">Extra Edition</a></b></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10062000-moderator-shaws-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division Debate lieberman tonight Fri, 06 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32620 at http://mrc.org CyberAlert -- 10/05/2000 -- "Extremely Conservative" Cheney http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10052000-extremely-conservative-cheney <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><b>"Extremely Conservative" Cheney; Alter Defended Gore Gaffe; Bernard Shaw's Record</b><b> -- Back to today's <a href="http://www.mrc.org/cyberalerts/2000/cyb20001005.asp"><i>CyberAlert</i></a></b></p> <p><a href="#1">1) NBC's Today refused to describe Joe Lieberman as liberal, but this morning Tim Russert tagged Dick Cheney as "extremely conservative" while also listing specific votes he cast long ago.</a></p></td></tr></table></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/biasalerts/cyberalert-10052000-extremely-conservative-cheney" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BiasAlerts News Analysis Division clinton conservative lieberman Thu, 05 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 32619 at http://mrc.org Lieberman Respects Farrakhan: No Story? http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/lieberman-respects-farrakhan-no-story <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> After Eight Days, Most of the Press Still Missing, Despite Question to Clinton, Fox&#039;s Grilling of Daley </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> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-attach"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" src="http://mrc.org/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /><a href="http://mrc.org/sites/default/files/documents/fax1005.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=1122685" title="fax1005.pdf">Formatted PDF Version</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><span class="normal"> On September 27, eight days ago, the first press reports revealed that Democratic vice presidential nominee Joe Lieberman said he would be willing to meet with Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, who has called Judaism, Lieberman's faith, a "gutter religion." </span> </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/media-reality-check/lieberman-respects-farrakhan-no-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Media Reality Check News Analysis Division clanormal clinton farrakhan lieberman respect Thu, 05 Oct 2000 04:00:00 +0000 admin 2649 at http://mrc.org