Networks Promote President's ObamaCare Trash Talk, Leave Out Republican Sound Bites

April 2, 2014 - 11:35 AM

More in the cross-post on the MRC's NewsBusters blog.

While ABC, NBC, and CBS all hyped President Obama slamming Republican opposition to ObamaCare during his Monday "victory lap" in the White House Rose Garden, the network coverage that evening and Tuesday morning did not include a single GOP sound bite on the topic.

On Monday's ABC World News, White House correspondent Jon Karl proclaimed: "It looked like a victory celebration, and the beginning of a new campaign." A clip ran of Obama asserting: "The debate over repealing this law is over. The Affordable Care Act is here to stay."