Published January 15, 2013
President Obama fielded mostly softball questions Monday in what was billed as his last news conference of his first term.
Published January 02, 2013
The two major parties, despite their clear differences, came together and passed a major piece of legislation with bipartisan votes - something that has rarely happened in political Washington over the past two years.
Published October 29, 2012
There was a time when news reporters who covered politics were expected to keep their partisan leanings or preferences to themselves. That time is nearly gone.
Published October 27, 2012
What is the mainstream media’s excuse for cautiously engaging the president on Libya? Aren’t we supposed to be watchdogs?
Published October 21, 2012
The death of former Sen. George McGovern has triggered a flurry of well-deserved tributes to his class, his humanity, his integrity, his faith, his civility and his service to his country as a World War II bomber pilot, as well as a politician.
Published October 18, 2012
CNN Managing Editor Mark Whitaker, has sent out an internal memo defending her performance at the debate Tuesday night, calling it a “superb job.”
Published October 04, 2012
Debate moderator Jim Lehrer framed most of his debate questions Wednesday night to draw out and make clearer the policy differences between President Obama and Mitt Romney.
Published August 27, 2012
Conventions do provide a valuable resource for voters seeking to learn more about the parties, the issues, the candidates and what they stand for and against.
Published August 21, 2012
When it comes to going up to bat against questions from the news media, the only pitches President Obama likes to see are softballs.
Published June 08, 2012
The New York Times' latest hatchet job on Mitt Romney focuses on his house in La Jolla, California.