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Obama Meets with MSNBC Hosts to Discuss Tax Rates

HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 1:56 AM
BARKOUKIS: "it’s likely the [MSNBC] hosts were there to do little more than cross-check talking points." Barkoukis might recall that another cable channel cranks out talking points as if it were a de facto wing of the GOP. So, not much room to complain, right?
Rick676 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 8:07 AM
I assume that you are impying that Fox News "cranks out talking points", but, since you apparently don't WATCH Fox News, you miss that the news shows don't put out talking points. It is the opinion shows that generally are pro conservative in their views. The lamestream media "news" shows are little more than propaganda arms of the DNC and White House at this point. Cry all you want about Fox, it is the rest of the media machine that is spewing garbage.

President Obama had a meeting on Tuesday to discuss the importance of extending the middle class tax cut with none other than MSNBC hosts Rachel Maddow, Lawrence O’Donnell, Ed Schultz and ironically, Al Sharpton, who has a bit of a tax problem himself.  

Via The Weekly Standard’s Daniel Halper:

President Barack Obama met with several MSNBC hosts this afternoon at the White House to discuss tax rates, according to Huffington Post reporter Jennifer Bendery. The reporter wondered if an "MSNBC love fest" was going on at the White House.

Here's Bendery's reporting,...