Redistribution http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/6475/all en Talk Like a ... http://www.mrc.org/cartoons/talk <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/glenn-foden">Glenn Foden</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image" width="3000" height="2540" title="Media Research Center" alt="Media Research Center" src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/BMI-Happy%20Day.jpg?1348603636" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datetime field-field-published"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">September 25, 2012 - 4:05pm</span> </div> </div> </div> Business and Media Institute Business Government comic glenn foden Humor obama pirate Redistribution You Didn't Build That Tue, 25 Sep 2012 20:07:17 +0000 julia.seymour 41349 at http://www.mrc.org Oversensitive NYTimes Editor Laments Success of GOP 'Deceit and Ridicule' of Successful Stimulus http://www.mrc.org/articles/oversensitive-nytimes-editor-laments-success-gop-deceit-and-ridicule-successful-stimulus <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><em>New York Times </em>reporter turned editorial writer David Firestone showed extreme sensitivity to the tender feelings of Democrats in his Wednesday afternoon post, "<a href="http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/the-redistribution-of-wealth/?ref=davidfirestone">The ‘Redistribution’ of Wealth</a>." In an editorial Sunday he dubiously claimed "Don't Tell Anyone, But the Stimulus Worked."<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/David_Firestone_0.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="191" width="337" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/oversensitive-nytimes-editor-laments-success-gop-deceit-and-ridicule-successful-stimulus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Campaign 2012 David Firestone Mitt Romney Redistribution Fri, 21 Sep 2012 15:32:47 +0000 clay.waters 41313 at http://www.mrc.org Defending Obama, NYTimes' Richard Oppel Turns Tables on Romney, Laments 'Redistribution' to 'Very Rich' http://www.mrc.org/articles/defending-obama-nytimes-richard-oppel-turns-tables-romney-laments-redistribution-very-rich <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>The <em>New York Times</em> wasn't impressed with the Romney campaign's counterattack on Obama after the media-inflated "47% controversy," judging by the headline over Thursday's brief story by reporter Richard Oppel: "<a href="http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/19/a-closer-look-at-redistribution/?ref=todayspaper">Seeking to Turn Topic To Evils of Redistribution</a>." The online version of the story (excerpted below) includes four biased additional paragraphs at the end, but the headline at least left off the implied mockery of the Romney camp for guiding reporters to an old audio c</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/defending-obama-nytimes-richard-oppel-turns-tables-romney-laments-redistribution-very-rich" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch 47 Percent Barack Obama Campaign 2012 Mitt Romney mother jones Redistribution Richard Oppel Jr. Thu, 20 Sep 2012 16:47:19 +0000 clay.waters 41300 at http://www.mrc.org CNBC's Kernen Declares Obama's Populist Tactics Proof He Advocates 'Redistribution of Wealth' http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnbcs-kernen-declares-obamas-populist-tactics-proof-he-advocates-redistribution-wealth <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 >To many, it’s hardly a revelation to most, but when someone keeps taking the same action over and over again, even to his detriment, it can reveal a lot about that individual’s belief system.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/cnbcs-kernen-declares-obamas-populist-tactics-proof-he-advocates-redistribution-wealth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Business Taxes Kernan obama Redistribution SquawkBox Wed, 08 Sep 2010 18:06:59 +0000 admin 27099 at http://www.mrc.org Huckabee: Obama's Redistribution Extends to Health Care, Foreign Policy http://www.mrc.org/articles/huckabee-obamas-redistribution-extends-health-care-foreign-policy <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>Joe the Plumber was certainly on to something when he got then-candidate Barack Obama to admit he wanted to redistribute the wealth, according former Republican presidential candidate and <st1:state w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Arkansas</st1:place></st1:state> governor Mike Huckabee.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/huckabee-obamas-redistribution-extends-health-care-foreign-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government Health Greta huckabee obama Redistribution Tue, 17 Nov 2009 13:13:20 +0000 admin 26503 at http://www.mrc.org Desperate McCain Reduced to Calling Obama a "Redistributionist" http://www.mrc.org/articles/desperate-mccain-reduced-calling-obama-redistributionist <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Katharine Seelye: &quot;You know a campaign is reaching when it starts calling the opponent a &#039;redistributionist,&#039; as Mr. McCain said of &#039;Barack the wealth-spreader.&#039;&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>In "<a href="http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/10/28/endgame-oct-28/?scp="1&sq=%22campaign%20is%20reaching%22&st=cse" " target="_self">Endgame</a>," the Times' brief daily compilation of the campaign's day-to-day state of play, Katharine Seelyestill managedto wedge this sliver under the McCain campaign's thumbnail, referring toa McCain stop in Hershey, Pa.:</p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt 0.5in">You know a campaign is reaching when it starts calling the opponent a "redistributionist," as Mr. McCain said of "Barack the wealth-spreader."</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/desperate-mccain-reduced-calling-obama-redistributionist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BarackObama Campaign2008 JohnMcCain KatharineSeelye NewYorkTimes NYTimes Redistribution TimesWatch TimesWatch.org Wed, 29 Oct 2008 18:42:00 +0000 admin 6512 at http://www.mrc.org Maddow Claims Obama 'Socialist' Label is 'Racially Divisive' http://www.mrc.org/articles/maddow-claims-obama-socialist-label-racially-divisive <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; When Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama publicly said “spreading the wealth around” was better for the country, it caused some of his critics to cry socialism.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Rachel Maddow, the host of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” responded Oct. 20 claiming it was an ad hominem attack on Obama’s campaign with ulterior – and racial&nbsp;–&nbsp;motives.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/maddow-claims-obama-socialist-label-racially-divisive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Politics Taxes BarackObama commie JoethePlumber JohnMcCain MSNBC Pinko RachelMaddow Racism Redistribution SarahPalin socialism Welfare Tue, 21 Oct 2008 16:02:43 +0000 admin 25840 at http://www.mrc.org NY Times: Poverty's a Huge Issue, Though We're Better Off Than Ever; Wealth Redistribution is Centrist Policy http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-povertys-huge-issue-though-were-better-ever-wealth-redistribution-centrist-policy <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;The June 10 issue of The New York Times Magazine scrutinized the income gap and showcased Democratic presidential hopeful John Edwards’ “War on Poverty” in a 34-page, 21,000-word article co-authored by four people.&nbsp; </p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/ny-times-povertys-huge-issue-though-were-better-ever-wealth-redistribution-centrist-policy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Business and Media Institute Government centrist Gap Income John Edwards poor Poverty Redistribution rich tax wealth Mon, 11 Jun 2007 23:22:31 +0000 admin 25490 at http://www.mrc.org