Senate to Grill Facebook, Google and Twitter on ‘Amplification’
April 26th, 2021 4:18 PM
The Senate has called Facebook, Twitter and Google executives back into the spotlight to testify before a subcommittee on the role their algorithms play in online discourse. High-ranking Facebook, Twitter and Google employees will testify before the Senate Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology, and the Law on April 27. The name of the hearing suggested that it would focus on social media…
CNN Reporter: Biden Withdrawal Leaves Afghanistan 'In the Lurch'
April 15th, 2021 5:28 PM
On New Day, CNN international correspondent Nick Paton Walsh, commenting on President Biden's decision to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan, says "I think [Afghanistan] has been left in the lurch to some extent, some would say." Co-host Poppy Harlow grills Democrat Sen. Chris Coons, who supports the withdrawal, on the threat to women's rights.
INTERROGATION: Senate Might Grill Big Tech CEOs Again
March 19th, 2021 11:28 AM
Senate Democrats have considered bringing several Big Tech leaders to make their way to Capitol Hill again soon to defend their business practices. Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE), chair of the Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, said that he’s “very likely” to call Big Tech executives to testify before the subcommittee, according to Politico.
CNN Whines: Dem Senator Too Soft on Judge Barrett!
October 22nd, 2020 7:05 PM
On Wednesday's New Day on CNN, co-host John Berman pressed Democratic Senator Chris Coons from by left by recalling accusations by liberals that Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein was not as tough enough in questioning Judge Amy Coney Barrett.
INSANITY: Compliant CNN Imagines Harris Too Moderate
August 13th, 2020 5:38 PM
On Wednesday’s New Day, CNN co-host John Berman collaborated with Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) to campaign for Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris. Berman pretended that Harris is a moderate and even laughably suggested that the “progressive wing” of the Democratic Party might need to be appeased. He also set up Coons to spout nonsense propaganda about Harris’s personality.
Awful: Reid Spends Hour Lying, Spreading Fear, Trashing Trump on Virus
March 11th, 2020 11:40 PM
With hours like Wednesday night from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern, MSNBC’s Joy Reid will have the hour long held by Chris Matthews sealed up. Engaging in irresponsible behavior, lying to viewers, and a parade of guests serving as clapping seals, Reid did nothing to responsibly inform the public about the coronavirus and instead fear-monger thanks to her hatred for President Trump and Fox News.
Evening CBS Promotes Democrats Defending Touchy-Feely Joe Biden
April 2nd, 2019 9:24 PM
For days now, former Vice President Joe Biden has been buried underneath accusations of inappropriate physical contact with at least two women and a pile of highly questionable photos of him touching women who appeared to be uncomfortable. But have no fear, Democrats are sprinting to help their colleague and the CBS Evening News is willing to give them a platform.
CBS Worries Biden Would be a Moderate, ‘Let Us Reason Together’ Dem
March 11th, 2019 5:19 PM
CBS This Morning co-host John Dickerson on Monday worried that Joe Biden would be too moderate in tone as a presidential candidate, describing the Democrat as a “let us reason together” politician. This, of course, is the same Democrat who had an American Conservative Union score of 12 and who savaged conservative Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork in 1987. Not exactly reaching across the aisle.
Wow: MSNBC Calls Out Dems' 'Sudden Outrage' 'Hypocrisy' Over Border
January 10th, 2019 2:19 PM
It’s so rare that a member of the media actually confronts Democrats on anything, that it's worth noting when they do. That happened on Thursday's Morning Joe on MSNBC, when anchor Willie Geist asked Democrat guest how his party could call something “immoral” that they voted for back in 2006.
Fed Up with Facebook? Congress Threatens Regulation
November 20th, 2018 12:54 PM
With concerns about privacy, misinformation, and bias on the rise, Senators Chris Coons (D-DE) and Bob Corker (R-TN) have warned that Facebook may soon face regulations if it doesn’t fix these problems.
NBC Worries FBI Inquiry Being ‘Rushed’; Suggests Kavanaugh Lied
October 3rd, 2018 12:10 PM
In an interview with Republican Senator Jeff Flake and Democratic Senator Chris Coons on Wednesday’s Today show, co-host Savannah Guthrie feared that the FBI inquiry into allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh was being “rushed” and even suggested that the federal judge may have lied under oath during the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing a week earlier.
Pelley Hits Kavanaugh: ‘Does This Man Belong on the Supreme Court?'
October 1st, 2018 11:50 AM
During a fawning interview with Democratic Senator Chris Coons and Republican Senator Jeff Flake on Sunday’s 60 Minutes, CBS correspondent Scott Pelley urged them to denounce Brett Kavanaugh for defending himself against partisan liberal attacks during Thursday’s contentious Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.
ABC Lauds Flake’s ‘Astounding Play’ Amid Protests, Coons as Bipartisan
September 28th, 2018 3:46 PM
Well, it looks like there will be quite a competition among the broadcast and cable networks for the services of Republican Senator Jeff Flake (AZ) once he retires. ABC did its part to suck up to Flake on Friday, lauding his decision to cave on the nomination of Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh by demanding an FBI probe.
Coons on MSNBC: Kavanaugh 'Bears Burden of Disproving' Allegations
September 24th, 2018 8:11 PM
In the Democratic kangaroo court, the burden of proof is on the accused -- when he's a Republican. On Monday's MTP Daily, Sen. Chris Coons (D-Del.) said: "it is Judge Kavanaugh who is seeking a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court, and who I think now bears the burden of disproving these allegations, rather than Dr. Ford and Ms. Ramirez."