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Media Questions Are Liberal Questions

Our NPR watchdog reports that yesterday’s “Morning Edition” included Melissa Block asking Senate majority whip Mitch McConnell: “You’ve got the Senate majority leader, Bill Frist, out on a victory tour with Republican senators in the south. I wonder if you think that might be the wrong message, that it’s not the time for gloating, but for real cooperation and reaching out.”

Earth to Melissa: it’s November. Taking a victory lap to please your campaign workers is not the “wrong message.” There will be time for reaching out in January.

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...


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