NBC Hypes End of 'Divisive' Liz Cheney Campaign

January 6, 2014 | 11:47 AM EST

[For more, see video cross-posted at NewsBusters.] All three networks on Monday morning hyped the news that Liz Cheney is dropping her bid for a U.S. Senate seat in Wyoming. ABC, CBS and NBC used the opportunity to replay the "divisive" "family feud" Mrs. Cheney had with her sister, Mary, as she defended traditional marriage. On the Today show, Kelly O'Donnell opined, "Her campaign was brief and divisive."