MSNBC Heeds Obama's Wishes: Fills Prime Time Schedule With Attacks on Romney and Bain Capital

On Monday, President Obama said his attacks on Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney's involvement in Bain Capital are "not a distraction and that "This is what this campaign is going to be about.”

MSNBC clearly got the message for as Politico's Dylan Byers noted Tuesday, this so-called news network's primetime schedule this evening is chock full of Bain:

“Hardball with Chris Matthews” (LIVE 5-6 P.M. ET, RE-AIRS 7-8 P.M. ET)
Tonight’s Highlights: Governor Ed Rendell joins Hardball to discuss whether President Obama’s attacks on Bain Capital are fair game; DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz talks to Chris about the President’s messaging on Bain – where are his defenders and his surrogates? [...]

“The Ed Show” (LIVE 8-9 P.M. ET, RE-AIRS 11 P.M.–12 A.M. ET)
Tonight’s Highlights: The Washington Post’s E.J. Dionne discusses the latest on Romney and Bain; Michael Eric Dyson from Georgetown Univ. provides his opinion on real personal attacks... [...]

“The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell” (LIVE, 10-11 P.M. ET, RE-AIRS 1-2 A.M. ET)
Tonight’s Highlights: Fine tuning the Bain message with Krystal Ball, Democratic Strategist; Jonathan Capehart, Washington Post and Robert Reich, Fmr. Labor Secy...


They don't call it MSDNC for nothing!

Noel Sheppard
Noel Sheppard
Noel Sheppard, Associate Editor of NewsBusters, passed away in March of 2014.