Debate Topics Reveal Media's Slanted Stance?
Al D'Amato sounds off
- Duration 4:37
- Date Jan 11, 2012
Al D'Amato sounds off
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Welcome back -- quarter before the top they -- forget about the economy apparently the mainstream media wants to talk about something else.
What -- you Henderson who gives you inserted his game what you would say.
Personally sitting in your living rooms to the people who ask questions like this given that you oppose gay marriage.
What do you want gay people to do who want to -- loving committed long term relationships states have the right to ban contraception.
Or is that trumped by -- constitutional right to privacy when's the last time you stood up and spoke out for increasing gay rights.
OK so -- the GOP candidates actually use this to their advantage Fox News contributor and former Republican senator of New York State.
Al D'Amato joins us like -- -- great to be with -- but Kate so in that little montage of some of the debate action over the weekend it seemed like.
The moderator is were absolutely.
Obsessed with social issues a lot of wanted to try to trap Republicans in -- position.
That independence which all my god that's abhorrent.
And so that's what do you really attempting to do really put him on that on the spot.
And is there rainy.
Dual standard the answer is yes when -- the last time you've -- the media really tried to put.
Why haven't they they ask him any of those kind of -- well they will what they should they ask him is about how -- Solyndra.
How come you put the interest of the taxpayers behind your campaign contributor -- I'll wind -- Landry got over 500 million dollars half a billion dollars that's a lot of money.
Into the trough that you hear them asking those questions now that's -- so there's a dual standard.
Or it's some of the senators suggest looked -- mainstream media they're they're trying to help him out I I don't know if they do it on purpose or if they absolutely.
Did you have you didn't do.
But it if they talk about self.
Not that is not the economy.
That's good for Barack Obama because we talk about the economy he's got to answer for that.
That's absolutely right and what we tried to do what they're trying to do was embarrassed to Republicans on the social issues right.
Stick us stay away from government spending waged political cronyism -- chapter.
We changed than a detriment to Obama should not dealt with it then.
When I was running for office and in office in New York -- actually we shred me on mercifully here I was should.
I was part of organized crime -- mafia.
-- -- Plus -- -- to him Patrick stay contained only work that I called an editor to have good to do -- she should.
-- you too thin skinned I just didn't scan them we didn't.
We'll listen back in the 1990.
Rather 1980 campaign against Carter and Reagan and you know Reagan was getting piled on by the mainstream media and by Jimmy Carter.
So why did he do.
He turned it around after the an attack -- in this.
Governor Reagan -- amount of -- began his political career campaigning around this nation against Medicare governor Reagan again.
Typically is against such a proposal governor.
There you go again.
That's all it -- there you go again and it got big applause and people knew what it was about.
Well you know sometimes saying -- might get the gipper could do.
It is -- dashed because of what you try to explain.
It's you keep digging holes for your shelf even if you're right.
He could do it but he -- phenomenal and I'll tell you what one of the things about the where we saw -- George Stephanopoulos asked those tortured questions about contraceptive it's your people is it an ongoing.
-- wait a minute that's not high on my list of things I'm worried about -- word about my job I'm worried about the economy I'm worried about it.
You know if the United States America's gonna have an army is big enough stuff like that not to send national security how to -- protect our borders -- they didn't reveal themselves Altria absolutely if you really want to look at it fairly you will see that mainstream.
Media is out to destroy.
What as -- possible Republican -- marriage as -- president they wanna wound Kmart Harris.
He who shall -- -- Romney -- talking about replacing.
He's insurance program or carrier and nation Romney likes to fire people know they completely took -- out of context all right senator anyway if you are much.
Expert joining us on this Wednesday right.