Is Hillary Clinton the new Obama in the eyes of the media?
Talking Points 1/25
- Duration 2:51
- Date Jan 25, 2013
Talking Points 1/25
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Find all our -- thanks for watching us tonight is Hillary Clinton the new Barack Obama in the eyes of the national media that is the subject of this evening's talking points memo might you may know.
I spend a lot of time analyzing media coverage of the political scene in this country.
I do that because what the media reports shapes public opinion.
And gives President Obama for example a strong advantage in the national debate.
Not since John Kennedy has a president receives such soft coverage by the national press and now -- even admitting it.
-- from the presence of a -- Even on the press -- even -- the people who farm every day when you're near him they lose their mind sometimes you know these are behaving in ways that are juvenile -- An amateurish and they Sloane and who she doesn't -- I do yeah.
Isolate -- Oh man and the it is widely believed that Hillary Clinton will run for president after mr.
Obama leaves office in 2016.
It is also believed in conservative circles that mrs.
Clinton will receive very favorable press coverage.
This week she testified in front of congress about the massive screw up in Libya and that led to the assassination.
Of ambassador Christopher Stephens and three other Americans.
Now you would think.
That press coverage of the testimony would have been tough.
You would think.
After four years in office roughly a million miles flown 112.
In the past few weeks alone she has fought illness and injury including hospitalization.
She leaves her post as the most admired woman in the world in the Gallup poll for the eleventh year in a row.
Well today Hillary Clinton was under -- -- and at times fired back.
Stands secretary Hillary Clinton it's -- emotion in her last appearance before congress.
Difference at this point does it made me indignation.
The tears and I put my arms around mothers and fathers.
And the -- left alone to raise their children.
It was a valedictory that showed her indignation.
And the motion America's top diplomat came to the hill ready for a fight.
All we need is a theme from rocky right.
NN day and then -- Ready for a far -- -- -- There will come a point when the American people will walk away.
From the national media -- that stuff continues.
Already survey show that most younger Americans think what they get on the net is as credible as what they get in this press.
You know -- The young people aren't far off the national media absolutely.
In the tank.
For liberal causes.
We the people.
Not get mystery story.