On Sunday morning, a heated debate broke out on NBC’s Meet the Press between former Mayor Rudy Giuliani and MSNBC’s Michael Eric Dyson surrounding a Ferguson grand jury’s eventual decision on whether to bring charges against Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown. During the combative segment, Major Giuliani argued that with regards to Ferguson “93 percent of blacks in America are killed by other blacks.
Video cross-posted here at NewsBusters. Chuck Todd, NBC News Political Director and moderator of Meet the Press, spoke with Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) on Sunday to discuss a variety of issues including President Obama’s recent executive action on immigration and Benghazi. After discussing immigration for the majority of the interview, Todd brought up a new House Intelligence Committee report on Benghazi and eage
Video cross-posted here at NewsBusters. Chuck Todd, NBC News Political Director and moderator of Meet the Press, appeared on Sunday’s Today to preview his show and had some harsh words for Republicans in the wake of President Obama’s executive action on immigration. Speaking to co-host Erica Hill, Todd argued that “politically on Capitol Hill it’s very toxic.
“The Buffalo area got slammed with more than five and a half feet of lake-effect snow early this weekend. It’s expected to get an additional three feet by tomorrow morning,” substitute FNC anchor Doug McKelway noted on Thursday night’s Special Report before setting up a clip by maintaining “this is nothing, though, compared to the extreme conditions that hit southern California.”
"The president realized that Republicans were not going to act within the United States Congress, therefore, the president decided to act on his own. No, it (the executive action) is not enough, but the lives of 4 million people are changing, and we now have to begin to change the lives of the other 6 or 7 million that were left out. No, this was not something that was given to us; this was something that we Latinos earned."
[See NewsBusters for more.] The journalists at CBS This Morning on Friday downplayed conservative opposition to Barack Obama's amnesty and instead hyped unease about how long it took for the order to be issued.
Read more at NewsBusters | Rachel Maddow and Chris Hayes are hardly devout Christians, but they shouted out hearty "Amens" to President Obama's deployment of scripture to make his case for executive amnesty.
Read more at NewsBusters | Wildly spinning a recent NBC/Wall Street Journal poll showing just 38 percent support President Obama's planned executive amnesty while 48 percent oppose it, Huffington Post's Howard Fineman offered that it's possible a substantial number of those opposed are against it from Obama's left, thinking it doesn't go far enough.