Breaking the news this morning that Mitt Romney has chosen Paul Ryan as his running mate, ABC’s Good Morning America in a single hour employed no fewer than seven “conservative” labels to label Ryan and his supporters. But four years ago as Barack Obama tapped Joe Biden, there wasn’t a single “liberal” label to be found on GMA’s coverage that Saturday morning.
Ryan, ABC’s team accurately pointed out, is as fill-in co-host David Muir put it, “a favorite among conservatives;” a candidate who “rallies the conservative base,” as George Stephanopoulos later opined.
Mitt Romney insisted Sunday night on "60 Minutes" that his new running mate, Paul Ryan, is qualified to serve as president if the need arose. But in a warning sign for the campaign, incumbent Vice President Joe Biden is seen as a fa... Read Post
Since Mitt Romney announced Paul Ryan as his running mate Saturday, speculation has swirled about the upcoming match-up between the 42-year-old House Budget Chair and Vice President Joe Biden. The two vice presidential candidates ar... Read Post
They’re already hard at it. WHAT BIAS? Via Orbusmax: ABC: “5 things Mitt doesn’t want you to know about Paul Ryan”… ABC Wraps Ryan in ‘Conservative’ Tags… But No ‘Liberal’ Labels for Biden in 2008… Networks: Ryan Could ‘Destroy’ Med... Read Post