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Shutdown Coverage

Ann Coulter Is Living In A Different World

Posted 12.22.2013 | Media

"The shutdown was so magnificent, run beautifully. I'm so proud of these Republicans, and that is because they have branded the Republican party as th...

Shutdown Terrible For America, Great For Cable News

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 12.20.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The federal government shutdown damaged the reputations of Washington politicians but proved good business for the cable...

Obama Vs. Bloggers: It's War!

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.17.2013 | Media

Wait, what did President Obama say about bloggers?!?!?!?! Obama may have had some comments about the debt ceiling crisis and how Republicans are no...

Rachel Maddow Sums Up The Shutdown In One Incredible Graphic

Posted 12.17.2013 | Media

Rachel Maddow: "Through this process, Republicans said they would shut down the government, or, once it was shut down, they would refuse to open th...

Republicans' Terrible, Terrible Press Coverage Continues

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.17.2013 | Media

It can't have been easy to be a Republican on Thursday morning. Nearly everywhere you looked for coverage of the end of the shutdown and debt ceiling ...

Boehner Savaged In Press: 'Humiliating Failure'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.16.2013 | Media

John Boehner and his House Republicans woke to a round of epically horrible press about their role in the ongoing shutdown and debt ceiling crisis. ...

Where The Media's Shutdown Coverage Is Going Wrong

www.fair.org | Posted 12.03.2013 | Media

Media like to dismiss the partisan "blame game," but in cases like this placing blame is something that journalism ought to do. Because there's nothin...

America's Biggest Newspapers Slam The GOP Over Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Republicans looking for supporters of their shutdown strategy will have to look somewhere other than the country's biggest newspapers. Of the ten m...

Republicans Lash Out At Media Coverage Of Shutdown

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 12.01.2013 | Media

With a tsunami of bad press hitting them, the GOP blasted the media's coverage of the government shut down on Tuesday. The National Republican Sena...

Rachel Maddow Mauls GOP Over Shutdown

Posted 12.01.2013 | Media

"What is happening tonight is happening tonight because this is what Republicans want to do. This is what they promised to do. This tactic...is an en...

The Daily News' Shutdown Cover Is INCREDIBLE

Posted 12.01.2013 | Media

OK everyone. Let's go home. Nothing will top this New York Daily News front page about the government shutdown. var src_url="https://spshared....

Shutdown Coverage Is About What You'd Expect

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.30.2013 | Media

With the government hurtling toward a shutdown, the media dug in for some round-the-clock coverage on Monday. From the competing countdown clocks t...

The One Thing Shutdown Coverage HAS To Have

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 11.30.2013 | Media

One thing we learned from watching the coverage of the looming government shutdown on Monday: you can't cover a shutdown without having your very own ...