Bouie Cheers Sanders's Plan for a 'Very, Very Robust Welfare State'

April 1st, 2019 4:23 PM
Following Face the Nation host Margaret Brennan’s interview with self-described Democratic socialist Bernie Sanders, New York Times columnist and CBS News political analyst Jamelle Bouie dismissed the idea that Sanders wants to radically transform America into a socialist country before delivering a public service announcement on behalf of a “very, very robust welfare state.”

Fort What? Politico Asserts Obama 'No Longer Has an Unblemished Record

April 20th, 2013 7:39 AM
Add Anna Palmer and her blinkered editors at Politico to this week's outbreak of Fort Hood amnesia. In a piece on how the Boston bombings would affect the political scene, she asked, "Where does this leave Obama’s record on terror?" She answered herself: "President Barack Obama no longer has an unblemished record in stopping domestic terrorism." To the Obama…

Politico Comedy: Obama Has 'Gone Further' Than Any Predecessor to Keep

October 16th, 2012 1:25 PM
There must be some kind of alternative universe reporters at the Politico inhabit as they toil for the online publication. That's the only conceivable explanation I can conjure up when I read some of what is presented there. Take a report which first appeared early Monday morning from Anna Palmer (please). If she weren't reporting from that alternative universe, she wouldn't…

Politico: 'Restaurant Group Nixed Backing Cain,' But Decision Made Wee

November 1st, 2011 1:23 PM
"Restaurant group nixed backing Cain," reads a teaser headline on Politico's website today, hinting to casual readers that a National Restaurant Association (NRA) endorsement of their former chief Herman Cain was a done deal until Politico dug up an old out-of-court sexual harassment settlement.  The story was also plastered on the front page of the November 1 print edition…