MSNBC: One Man’s ‘Election Denier’ Is Another Man’s TV Host

March 28th, 2024 11:41 AM

MSNBC, the “news” outfit on which the Rev. Al Sharpton has a show, briefly hired former Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, at $300,000 per year, to serve as an on-air pundit. Why did the rabidly anti-Trump, anti-Republican network make her the offer?

NB Podcast: Angry Peacocks Prance Against Ronna McDaniel Joining NBC

March 25th, 2024 10:00 PM

From NBC's Meet the Press to MSNBC's Morning Joe, the liberal bubble is in a furious revolt against ex-RNC boss Ronna McDaniel joining their team as a commentator. They want her fired before she begins. But they're all for ideological diversity....yeah, right.

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Morning Joe To NBC: Fire Ronna McDaniel! We'll Never Have Her On Show

March 25th, 2024 11:07 AM

Morning Joe calls on NBC News to fire Ronna McDaniel as a political analyst, and vows to never have her on the show. 


NBC 'Meet the Press' MELTDOWN Over NBC Hiring of Departing RNC Boss

March 24th, 2024 5:05 PM

Internal liberal outrage boiled over into an on-air struggle session on Meet the Press. NBC just hired Ronna McDaniel immediately after she was removed as Republican National Committee leader, and so moderator Kristen Welker punched away at McDaniel for 20 minutes, and when that was finished, they had a roundtable about the horror of NBC's hiring.


Welker Lets Schiff Answer at Length, But GOP Gets the But! But! But!

March 10th, 2024 6:20 PM

It's clear that NBC Meet the Press host Kristen Welker has two modes of operation: Democrats get polite questioning, often about internal party matters, while Republicans get hammered with rough questions and predictably interrupted with bickering. There was a dramatic contrast on Sunday between Welker's polite approach to Rep. Adam Schiff and her incessant bickering with Sen. Lindsey…


Welker's Haley Interview Is All About Trump, Zero Questions on Biden

March 3rd, 2024 4:07 PM

On NBC’s Meet the Press, host Kristen Welker’s big interview was with Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley, which took up more than 17 minutes in the hour, with around 25 questions…and not a single question was focused on President Biden or the Democrats.

NewsBusters Podcast: Welker's Decent Question to Newsom EDITED OUT

February 26th, 2024 11:04 PM

Meet the Press host Kristen Welker surprised us by asking California Gov. Gavin Newsom in which week abortion could be limited. He implied zero limits...while he attacked Republicans as extreme. Sadly, it turned out that clip was in the full interview on YouTube, but it was left on the cutting-room floor when it came to NBC's Sunday show.


NBC Probes Biden Officials on Efforts to Remove Him from Office/Ticket

February 11th, 2024 8:49 PM

Special Counsel Robert Hur’s report and President Biden’s disastrous press conference addressing the report’s findings were the topics of discussion that dominated NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday. Amid moderator Kristen Welker's sparing with Biden administration and campaign officials on the President’s mishandling of classified documents, she also surprisingly pressed them on whether…


NBC's Welker Gently Asks AOC If It's Fair to Call Biden 'Genocide Joe'

January 29th, 2024 11:29 AM

On Sunday's Meet the Press, host Kristen Welker interviewed radical-left Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and at the end, gently questioned whether it's fair for her colleague Rashida Tlaib and other leftist friends of hers to accuse Biden of genocide. 


Regime Media Try Out New Biden Talking Points to Counter Age Concerns

January 14th, 2024 8:50 PM

On both NBC and ABC’s Sunday political affairs shows, there was significant time devoted to the matter of President Biden’s age and whether he is mentally able to conduct the affairs of the presidency in a theoretical second term.


The Sunday Shows Went on a Collective Anti-Trump Drive-By, and Missed

January 7th, 2024 11:53 PM

Across the dial, Sunday political affairs shows took it upon themselves to attempt to make GOP members of Congress squirm in response to statements made by former President Donald Trump. This collective drive-by attempt failed miserably, hitting nothing but air.


Ready for ‘24? Here’s a Look at 2023’s Most-Read Items on NewsBusters

December 31st, 2023 2:53 PM

2024 is bound to be not only one of the most monumental years in American history, it ventures to be among the most chaotic. So, before we dive head first into 2024 at midnight, let’s look back one last time at 2023 to look at what stories you, the readers, visited the most on NewsBusters. As always, we can’t thank you enough for not only your readership, but also financial support. Amid a…


Martin: No Biden Adviser Would Tell Him He Needs a New Hunter Strategy

December 10th, 2023 10:08 PM

On NBC's Meet the Press, New York Times reporter Jonathan Martin said "find me the Biden White House adviser who's going to go to the boss and say, "We need a new strategy about your son." NBC White House reporter Kelly O'Donnell said "There's isn't one." Martin added, "They’re not going to have that conversation."


NBC's Welker Presses DeSantis SIX Times to Condemn Trump 'Vermin' Talk

December 4th, 2023 8:04 AM

On Sunday, NBC Meet the Press host Kristen Welker displayed an interview taped on Saturday with Gov. Ron DeSantis where she repeatedly demanded the candidate denounce Donald Trump for his use of the term "vermin" to describe communists, fascists, and "radical left thugs" in America. She asked six times to try and force an answer. DeSantis said he wasn't playing the media game on this…