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Biden: Elements in the Tea Party expressed ‘racist views’

The Tea Party as a whole is not racist but racism has been expressed at Tea Party events, according to Vice President Joe Biden. ABC’s Jake Tapper asked Biden Sunday if he believed there were racist elements in the Tea Party. “The truth is,” Biden began. “Elements involved with some…

Boehner, Shelby want repeal of Wall Street reform

Sen. Richard Shelby (R-AL) told ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that he agrees with House Minority Leader John Boehner that the Wall Street reform bill should be repealed. This video is from ABC’s Good Morning America, broadcast July 16, 2010. Watch this video on iPhone/iPad…

Kilmeade: Maybe expiring unemployment benefits will make jobless ‘sober up’

Fox News has found yet another guest to claim that unemployment benefits make people too lazy to find jobs. Bill Auchmoody, CEO of Partnership Staffing Inc., told Fox News’ Brian Kilmeade Thursday that he has a hard time finding workers because so many are receiving unemployment benefits. “We’ll hire 200…

Government agency suspected as source for leaked Utah Latino list

Utah Governor Gary Herbert has ordered an investigation into a list of 1,300 alleged illegal immigrants that is being circulated in Utah. The list has spread fear among the Hispanic community. It contains birth dates, social security numbers and contact information. Even the due dates of some pregnant women are…

Beck compares Obama to Ronald McDonald

Fox News’ Glenn Beck explains how President Barack Obama is like Ronald McDonald. In Glenn Beck’s world the President Barack Obama is like a mascot for a fast food restaurant. Beck explained Tuesday that the president is like Ronald McDonald because he wouldn’t personally repudiate a claim made by the…

Fox legal analyst: Bush should have been indicted

Fox News’ senior judicial analyst made some surprising remarks Saturday that may go against the grain at his conservative network. In a interview with Ralph Nader on C-SPAN’s Book TV, Judge Andrew Napolitano said that President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney should have been indicted for “torturing,…

Netanyahu: Only US military threats can stop Iran from building nukes

Diplomacy and sanctions won’t stop Iran from building a nuclear warhead, according to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. “There has only been one time that Iran actually stopped the program,” Netanyahu told Fox News’ Chris Wallace Sunday. “That was when it feared U.S. military action.” The prime minister agreed with…

CNN: BP dumping oil waste in Gulf landfills

CNN’s Randi Kaye reports BP is dumping spill waste at a Mississippi landfill against a town’s wishes. This video is from CNN.com, broadcast July 8, 2010.…

Stewart slams Fox News for fearmongering about Muslims

Jon Stewart took another swipe at Fox News Wednesday when he hit the network’s reporting on Muslim-related stories. First, the Comedy Central host ripped into the network’s take on a story about NASA reaching out to the Muslim world.…

Rove group fundraising relies on Citizens United decision

Karl Rove told Fox News Tuesday that his American Crossroads 527 and Crossroads GPS groups are able to raise money because of the Supreme Court’s Citizen United decision. Think Progress has more details. This video is from FoxNews.com, broadcast July 6, 2010. Watch the latest news video at video.foxnews.com…

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