The ever watchful analysts at the Media Research Center have caught the “Big Three” broadcast networks — ABC, NBC and CBS — playing some serious hooky. Now that Democrats are struggling to gain a foothold in the upcoming midterm elections, the network don’t seem to be much interested in covering the horse race.
“American Idol” runner-up Clay Aiken can’t hand out yard signs for his congressional campaign fast enough. Not because of the openly gay Democrat’s broad appeal in this deep-red district, but because people steal them.
President Obama suggested Wednesday that a series of shootings in Canada may have been acts of terrorism and said he has directed U.S. authorities to work closely with the Canadian government, in part to protect the long border between the two countries.
President Obama’s spokesman laughed off as “crazy” Wednesday reports that the Homeland Security Department is preparing for an increase in the number of immigrants living illegally in the country by ordering enough paper to print as many as 5 million “green” cards annually.
Democrat Gary Peters and Republican Terri Lynn Land both said they wanted to debate in their race for Michigan’s open Senate seat.
There’s “keeping your distance,” and then there’s crossing to the other side of the street, pulling your hat down over your eyes and pretending you don’t see that annoying neighbor you’d rather not chat with at the moment.
Fans of the cable show “Breaking Bad” might enjoy the White House’s chemistry-class explanation Wednesday for why it bars reporters from covering President Obama’s question-and-answer sessions with wealthy Democratic campaign donors.
Less than two weeks before the midterm elections, John Bolton remains a stalwart support to national security candidates who stand for strong defense and a sturdy U.S. presence on the global stage.
The White House said Wednesday it was too early to characterize a shooting at the Canadian parliament as terrorism, and said the Obama administration has offered assistance to Canadian authorities.
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Florida Democrat and head of the Democratic National Committee, deployed her dog, “Demmy,” this week in an attempt to cajole some money out of supporters ahead of the midterm elections.
Tea Party Patriots and Tea Party Express members say it’s more important to win the Senate than elect hardcore conservatives, and they have put out the word: Moderates like Sen. Pat Roberts and Sen. Scott Brown have their support.