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Will Diane Sawyer Grill Hillary Clinton Like She Did Ken Starr and Mel Gibson?

Veteran ABC journalist Diane Sawyer will interview Hillary Clinton on Monday night for a one-hour special. Will the World News anchor grill the potential Democratic presidential candidate like she did Ken Starr or Mel Gibson? It doesn't...Show More Summary

The Hinderaker-Ward Experience, Episode 72: The Bleep Hits the Fans

(John Hinderaker) Last night, Brian Ward and I taped a Thursday evening edition of the Hinderaker-Ward Experience. We talked about Bowe Bergdahl–what else?–and the Democratic Party’s attempt to repeal the First Amendment as it relates to electoral politics. Show More Summary

The Democrats Try to Repeal the First Amendment: Hear It Here

(John Hinderaker) This morning, I was on the Bill Bennett show with guest host Mark Davis, talking about the Senate Democrats’ effort to pass the Udall Amendment, which would gut the First Amendment. While the Democrats’ proposal would...Show More Summary

Blame government cronies and nannies for bad beer

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio There is a reason you can buy the big beers by the case, and it is not just a good business plan. Mercatus Center Researcher Matt Mitchell says government regulations, at the local, state and federal level, are keeping many new beers out of your fridge. Plus why one...

CNN Hounds Liberal Senator Over Twitter Jab at Bergdahl Critics

CNN's Michaela Pereira surprisingly went after Democratic Senator Chris Murphy on Thursday's This Hour for his Tweet that ripped the critics of the release of five Taliban leaders for Bowe Bergdahl's safe return as "Obama haters" who...Show More Summary

‘Are these kind of armed pre-dawn raids standard operating procedure?’

Part 76 of 76 in the series Wisconsin’s Secret War By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — John Chisholm, the Milwaukee County District Attorney and Democrat who launched a secret John Doe investigation into conservatives nearly three years ago, suggests prosecutor-sought raids on the homes of targets may well just be a figment...

CNN's Lemon Spars with Ben Carson Over ObamaCare/Slavery Remarks; V.A. Scandal

On Tuesday's CNN Tonight, Don Lemon hounded conservative author Dr. Ben Carson over his October 2013 likening of ObamaCare to slavery and his recent blunt remarks about the V.A. scandal. Lemon acted as an apologist for the PresidentShow More Summary

Is your school really as good as you think?

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio One of the reasons to move to the suburbs, is ostensibly, good schools. But a new study by the Pacific Research Institute says parents with big suburban homes (and big suburban mortgages), may not be getting what they’re paying for. Plus, Watchdog Radio asks the real question about the...

The broke rescuing the broke: Plan to renovate Richmond park could be flawed, costly

COOLER TIMES: A pedestrian walks through Monroe Park in Richmond as a snow storm gets cranking. The city leases Monroe Park to cash-strapped nonprofit created for the park’s renovation. By Kaitlyn Speer | Watchdog.org, Virginia Bureau ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Richmond’s Monroe Park seems to be the park everyone says they want to keep, but nobody...

Smile Madisonians: You’re on not-so-candid government cameras

By Adam Tobias | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — Beware all you prostitutes, pimps and drug dealers: Madison is watching you. You too, jaywalking suburban mom with children in tow. WHO’S WATCHING YOU?: The city of Madison has installed nearly 40 cameras throughout the city for the public to monitor traffic in real time, but...

Top 5 poems, Dr. Seuss-style, about waste, fraud and abuse in Tennessee

By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog NASHVILLE — Judging by the poetry on the bathroom walls of Nashville’s Tennessee Tower, one might assume Dr. Seuss faked his own death and got a job with the state government. No, this isn’t a story about bathroom graffiti. A consistently reliable source has provided Tennessee Watchdog with evidence...

Get ready to pay more for electricity, new EPA rules coming

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio If you plug in your phone or turn on your air conditioner, the price you pay will likely go up as the EPA looks to set new rules on the nation’s power suppliers. The latest edition of Watchdog Radio looks at the high cost of new electric rules, plus...

Wisconsin Reporter Adam Tobas appears on Vicki McKenna’s radio how

http://watchdog.org/wp-content/blogs.dir/1/files/2014/05/brian_schimming_joins_vicki_fo_0_1400868244.mp3 Reporter Adam Tobas speaks with Vicki McKenna to discuss a liberal group that is funded by dark money lecturing reporters on conservative groups using dark money.

New food labels won’t make you thinner

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio The federal government can require new food labels all it wants, but one expert says the new labels will not help anyone lose weight. Watchdog Radio’s Eric Boehm looks at why some cities are having trouble turning off their red light cameras. And we look at the real reason...

The Hinderaker-Ward Experience, Episode 71: The Bold and the Beautiful

(John Hinderaker) Last night Brian Ward and I recorded Episode 71 of the Hinderaker-Ward Experience. We talked about the news of the day, including Memorial Day, the VA scandal and what it tells us about government medicine, Barack Obama...Show More Summary

Andrea Mitchell Ignores Facts, Derrides Republicans for Attempt to Reform School Lunch Standards

On the May 22 edition of MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports, Mitchell spent over 3 minutes interviewing the executive director of the Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign, Sam Kass, and blasting House Republicans for attempting to “roll...Show More Summary

ABC Hypes Obama 'Talking Tough' on V.A. Scandal, But Devotes More Air Time to Pickpockets

Tuesday's World News on ABC minimized any sense of the Obama administration's responsibility in the ongoing V.A. scandal, and spent the least amount of air time on the issue among the Big Three networks' evening newscasts. The program...Show More Summary

The dark money double standard

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio When is dark money not dark money? When liberal groups are the ones to get the donations. On the latest edition of Watchdog Radio, M.D. Kittle explores the dark money double standard, and we check in on a shovel sculpture in Tennessee, the payout for North Dakota’s former university...

Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial race becomes a national test

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio The marquee race in Pennsylvania will have voters choosing between an incumbent governor who has cut spending and a challenger who wants to grow spending. Plus we get the latest on Watchdog.org’s stories from across the country and we ask why Illinois is ready to spend $38 billion it...

The one question the new global warming report does not answer

By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio The recent White House report on global warming is heavy on the consequences of rising temperatures, but very light on workable solutions to the problem. Plus a new plan to fill Detroit, one Ohio man who found a crime in his email inbox, and an Illinois doctor complained about...

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