BlackRepublicans http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/7321/all en How Did a Story on an Online Sales Tax Bill Get Lead NY Times Slot? By Splitting the GOP http://www.mrc.org/articles/how-did-story-online-sales-tax-bill-get-lead-ny-times-slot-splitting-gop <p>Monday's lead <em>New York Times</em> story was an unusual choice for the top slot: online sales taxes. But the headline provided a clue why the <em>Times</em> would want it prominently displayed: "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/29/us/politics/bill-on-sales-tax-for-internet-purchases-divides-republicans.html?hp&amp;pagewanted=all">Push To Require Online Sales Tax Divides the G.O.P.</a></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/how-did-story-online-sales-tax-bill-get-lead-ny-times-slot-splitting-gop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Amazon.com BlackRepublicans congress Internet Sales Tax Jonathan Weisman Tue, 30 Apr 2013 16:50:55 +0000 clay.waters 43421 at http://www.mrc.org The Times Discovers Black Republicans http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-discovers-black-republicans <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jennifer Steinhauer gives the candidates their due, but can&#039;t resist a cheap shot: &quot;Videos taken at some Tea Party rallies show some participants holding up signs with racially inflammatory language.&quot; The paper has yet to address violence at left-wing May Day rallies or at a protest against Arizona&#039;s new illegal immigration law. </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>Steinhauer provided a mostly fair look at the opportunities and challenges of black Republican candidates:Reporter Jennifer Steinhauer's piece on Wednesday, "<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/05/us/politics/05blacks.html?scp=2&amp;sq=jennifer%20steinhauer&amp;st=cse">Black Candidates Pick This Year for G.O.P. Primary Races</a>," is getting some attention.</p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/times-discovers-black-republicans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch BarackObama BlackRepublicans Campaign2010 JenniferSteinhauer liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Racism TeaParty TimesWatch Wed, 05 May 2010 16:50:00 +0000 admin 7554 at http://www.mrc.org