Sen.JoeLieberman http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/4846/all en Joe Lieberman's "Lurch to the Right"? http://www.mrc.org/articles/joe-liebermans-lurch-right <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A strangely hostile John Broder claims Lieberman &quot;could become the first person to lose the vice presidency on both major party tickets.&quot; </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Reporter John Broder's front-page Week in Review story was titled"<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/20/weekinreview/20broder.html?scp="2&sq=lieberman&st=nyt" " target="_self">Gore-Lieberman: A </a><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/20/weekinreview/20broder.html?scp="2&sq=lieberman&st=nyt" ">Hyphen Apart? Try Poles</a>." Much like the story itself, Broder's lead was a lazy attempt at provocation.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/joe-liebermans-lurch-right" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch AlGore Campaign2000 Florida Gaffes JohnBroder LabelingBias NewYorkTimes NYTimes Sen.JoeLieberman SupremeCourt TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Mon, 21 Apr 2008 18:32:00 +0000 admin 6120 at http://www.mrc.org "Centrist" Lieberman, but "Anti-War" (Not Liberal) Lamont http://www.mrc.org/articles/centrist-lieberman-anti-war-not-liberal-lamont <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> More labeling bias by Raymond Hernandez, who devoted much of his past reporting to positioning Hillary Clinton as a moderate. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">There's more typical Times labeling bias in Thursday's story by reporter Raymond (<a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/twarticles/2005/20051228.asp" target="_self">Hillary's-a-centrist</a>) Hernandez, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/11/02/nyregion/02shays.html" target="_self">Center Is No Longer So Safe For Connecticut Republican</a>," on the struggles of Rep. Chris Shays.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/centrist-lieberman-anti-war-not-liberal-lamont" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch LabelingBias NewYorkTimes NYTimes RaymondHernandez Rep.ChrisShays Sen.JoeLieberman TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Thu, 02 Nov 2006 18:47:00 +0000 admin 5270 at http://www.mrc.org The Times Corrects Its Labeling Bias - In Mexico, Anyway http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-corrects-its-labeling-bias-mexico-anyway <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &quot;The candidate, Gabino Cue, is a centrist who represented a center-left coalition. He is not a leftist.&quot; So when will the Times correct the record regarding that &quot;centrist,&quot; Joe Lieberman? </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>From Friday's <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/ref/pageoneplus/corrections.html" target="_self">Corrections</a> page: "An article yesterday about unrest in the city of Oaxaca, Mexico, misstated the political position of the candidate who finished second in the 2004 gubernatorial election in the state of Oaxaca, a race whose result has been challenged by protesters. The candidate, Gabino Cué, is a centrist who represented a center-left coalition. He is not a leftist." </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-corrects-its-labeling-bias-mexico-anyway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Correctio LabelingBias mexico NewYorkTimes NYTimes Sen.JoeLieberman TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Mon, 28 Aug 2006 15:00:00 +0000 admin 5129 at http://www.mrc.org Ned Lamont's Band of Irate...Moderates? http://www.mrc.org/articles/ned-lamonts-band-iratemoderates <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An editorial ludicrously tries to portray vengeful anti-Lieberman bloggers and anti-war activists as moderates. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">In the wake of anti-war candidate Ned Lamont's win over Sen. Joe Lieberman in the Democratic primary in Connecticut, the paper's lead editorial on Wednesday, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/09/opinion/09wed1.html" target="_self">Revenge of the Irate Moderates</a>," ludicrously tries to portray vengeful anti-Lieberman bloggers and anti-war activists as moderates. In what universe do ultra-left Rep. Maxine Waters, Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton (who supported Lamont) quality as "moderates"?</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/ned-lamonts-band-iratemoderates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Editorial GeorgeW.Bus LabelingBias NedLamot NewYorkTimes NYTimes Sen.JoeLieberman TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Wed, 09 Aug 2006 22:00:00 +0000 admin 5092 at http://www.mrc.org Republican Have "Exploited Ruthlessly" Their Advantage on National Security http://www.mrc.org/articles/republican-have-exploited-ruthlessly-their-advantage-national-security <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nagourney cringes again at &quot;ruthless&quot; Republican rhetoric emanating from Republicans concerning the war on terror. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Political reporter Adam Nagourney, <a href="http://www.timeswatch.org/articles/2004/0714.asp#5" target="_self">always hypersensitive </a>to any sign of "harsh" rhetoric among Republicans, twitches in his <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/09/nyregion/09assess.html" target="_self">front-page story </a>Wednesday on Ned Lamont's victory over Sen. Joe Lieberman in the Democratic primary race in Connecticut.</p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/republican-have-exploited-ruthlessly-their-advantage-national-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch AdamNagourney Congres Connecticut NedLamont NewYorkTimes NYTimes Sen.JoeLieberman TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Wed, 09 Aug 2006 17:55:00 +0000 admin 5090 at http://www.mrc.org The Myth of Max Cleland, Redux http://www.mrc.org/articles/myth-max-cleland-redux <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Has anyone at the Times actually watched the 2002 campaign ad that allegedly &quot;paired&quot; Max Cleland with Osama bin Laden? </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 6pt">Todaymarks the highly anticipated Democratic primary in Connecticut between sitting Sen. Joe Lieberman, reviled by the left, against anti-war millionaire Ned Lamont. </p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/myth-max-cleland-redux" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch congress Gaffes MaxCleland NedLamont NewYorkTimes NYTimes Sen.JoeLieberman TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Tue, 08 Aug 2006 15:55:00 +0000 admin 5087 at http://www.mrc.org Letting Liberal Ned Lamont off the Hook http://www.mrc.org/articles/letting-liberal-ned-lamont-hook <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Times buries the lead in its story on the &quot;Lieberman-in-blackface&quot; blogger, and lets anti-war candidate Ned Lamont implausibly deny connections to her. </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/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">The bitter Senate Democratic primary race in Connecticut between Sen. Joe Lieberman and anti-war rich guy Ned Lamont has generated even more controversy thanks to an offensiveposting at the left-wing Huffington Post blog by blogger Jane Hamsher. But "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/04/nyregion/04blogs.html?_r=1&oref=slogin&pagewanted=all" target="_self">In Connecticut, Bloggers Throw Political Curves And Spitballs</a>," by reporters Mike McIntire and Jennifer Medina, takes its sweet time getting to the point.</p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/letting-liberal-ned-lamont-hook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch JaneHamsher JenniferMedina MikeMcIntire NedLamont NewYorkTimes NicholasConfessore NYTimes Sen.JoeLieberman Senate TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Fri, 04 Aug 2006 16:07:00 +0000 admin 5081 at http://www.mrc.org