Will the media help President Obama in the last two weeks?
Talking Points 10/24
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- Date Oct 24, 2012
Talking Points 10/24
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I'm Bill O'Reilly thanks for watching us tonight will the media help President Obama on -- last two weeks of the campaign.
That is -- subject of this evening's talking points memo.
As widely believed the national media want President Obama to win the election and when it comes to influence it is the TV news operations that have.
Newspapers mean little on the national level and the Internet is balkanized so it is television that continues to bind the nation so let's run down the players.
Diane Sawyer the anchor of ABC's world news tonight early in her career she worked for Richard Nixon actually help them runs -- -- The -- has no registered political affiliation is given no money to political parties.
Brian Williams anchors the NBC nightly news as young man he was an intern in the Carter administration.
He has no registered political affiliation we could find no political donations given my mr.
Williams -- -- he has said negative things about conservatives on a few occasions.
Including telling David Letterman quote.
You can't say something shocking enough in some of these conservative.
-- -- -- Scott Kelly the anchor of the CBS evening news has no registered political affiliation has given no donations.
This -- is a cautious journalist was played it pretty straight.
Anderson Cooper and anchorman on CNN 2004 he registered as a Democrat he is criticized the Tea Party saying quote.
Tea Party protestors and other voices are -- senator driving moderates out.
Of the GOP and -- Piers Morgan another host on CNN he's a British subject and is fiercely criticized Mitt Romney.
Morgan is a liberal man who was openly supported politicians like Bill Clinton.
Wolf Blitzer also holds court on CNN he is not registered with any political party and has not given any donations switzer was extremely complimentary of Michelle Obama's speech.
At the Democratic National Convention.
And has criticize conservatives.
In 2009 mr.
Bush's suggested that the Tea Party is racist saying quote.
Most of serving as a very small but vocal minority.
Targeting president Obama's race and well.
Charlie Rose to cohost of CBS this morning in 1990 he was a registered Democrat.
We can find no political donation made by mr.
Interview with President Obama on July 12 of this year mister Rosen quote you have enormously successful health care legislation because -- Supreme Court to doctor Clarence constitutional.
That -- proudest achievement in the first four years on what.
Matt Lauer co host of The Today Show he's not register with any political party.
We could find no political donations in an interview with the speaker of the house John Boehner mr.
lauer asked this question quote.
What is the evidence that you can present that to tax cuts of the bush -- have actually accomplished their goals.
While -- legitimate questions some believe -- -- tilts left.
-- seven obelisk cohost of Good Morning America is a registered Democrat and workers president Clinton's senior advised.
Stephanopoulos remains a traditional Democrat it is not often promote party politics on his program.
So there as a roster of national news people delivering campaign information talking points believes there is not one not one Republican.
Among that group.