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  • Olivia Marshall: Fox & Friends Attacks Hispanic Civil Rights Group, Suggests Wash . Post Is…

    30 October 2014, 12:48 pm

    The hosts of Fox & Friends wondered whether a Washington Post infographic that shows the different levels of documentary identification required to vote in each state promotes voter fraud, and they also cast suspicion on the intentions of the…
  • Media Matters staff: Limbaugh On NYC Street Harassment Video: "Most Of It Was Just Men Being Polite"

    30 October 2014, 12:36 pm

    From the October 30 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show:Previously:…
  • Timothy Johnson: NRA's Ted Nugent Closes TX Gov. Race With Attack On "America-Hating" Wendy Davis…

    30 October 2014, 11:36 am

    National Rifle Association board member Ted Nugent weighed in on the Texas governor's race in his column for conspiracy website WND, attacking the "America-hating" campaign of Democratic candidate Wendy Davis.…
  • Craig Harrington: Laura Ingraham Suggests Heroic Ebola Volunteers Are Just Political Props

    30 October 2014, 11:27 am

    Right-wing radio host Laura Ingraham questioned the authenticity of the health care professionals flanking the president during a press conference on Ebola, suggesting that some may have been political props in "white coats."…
  • Eric Hananoki: Sharyl Attkisson Entertains "End Times" Host's Idea That U.S. Is Headed For "A…

    30 October 2014, 10:52 am

    Discredited former CBS News reporter Sharyl Attkisson appeared on an "endtimes newscast" and entertained the host's suggestion that the United States may soon see "a trigger event" that "justifies a full-blown totalitarian dictatorship where no dissent, no…
  • Alexandrea Boguhn: Leading Hispanic Civil Rights Group To Fox News: Encouraging Americans To Vote Is…

    30 October 2014, 10:13 am

    National Council of La Raza (NCLR), a leading Hispanic civil rights group, issued a statement responding to Fox News' baseless claim that the organization had encouraged voter fraud.…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox's Bill O'Reilly: "The White Republican Power Structure Is Afraid Of Black…

    30 October 2014, 9:30 am

    From the October 30 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously:…
  • Rachel Calvert: NPR's Morning Edition Repeats GOP Spin About Cory Gardner's Positions On…

    30 October 2014, 6:15 am

    National Public Radio's Morning Edition presented falsehoods about Republican Senate candidate Cory Gardner (CO) as fact, misrepresenting his extreme policy positions on reproductive rights in a discussion on the battle for the women's vote in the midterm…
  • Media Matters staff: NRO's Dennis Prager: Campus Rape Culture Is A "Gargantuan Lie to Get Votes"

    30 October 2014, 6:02 am

    From the October 28 Restore America Rally:…
  • Oliver Willis: In Her New Book, Sharyl Attkisson Accuses Media Matters Of Slander

    30 October 2014, 3:40 am

    Sharyl Attkisson's crusade against Media Matters continues in her new book, Stonewalled, which contains at least 22 references to the organization. Attkisson's grievances include frustration that Media Matters has a reputation as a "serious" media watchdog and…
  • Media Matters staff: Fox Host: I Initially Thought Falling Gas Prices Were Connected To Midterm…

    30 October 2014, 3:13 am

    From the October 30 edition of Fox News Channel's The Real Story with Gretchen Carlson:Previously:  MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Blasts Fox's Hypocrisy On Gas Prices Fox Host Who Demagogued Gas Prices Now Asks If Cheap Gas Hurts The Economy  
  • Carlos Maza: Fox News Is Trying To Kill Houston's Equal Rights Ordinance

    30 October 2014, 2:54 am

    Fox News helped turn a bogus story about subpoenas sent to a handful of Houston pastors into a national rallying cry for religious liberty. Now the network is helping promote an event that will pit some of the country's most extreme anti-LGBT voices against…
  • Media Matters staff: Limbaugh: Street Harassment Shows The "Massive Failure Of Modern Day Feminism"

    30 October 2014, 1:40 am

    From the October 30 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show:Previously: …
  • Denise Robbins: Fox News Report On Anti-Keystone XL Spending Is Off By More Than $40 Billion

    30 October 2014, 1:37 am

    Fox News used a baseless, wildly inflated figure to blame the continued delay of the Keystone XL pipeline on spending by climate activist Tom Steyer, who has lobbied against the project. The network claimed that Steyer has spent $42.9 billion on the midterm…
  • Connor Land: Debunking The Conservative Media's 2014 Voter Fraud Horror Stories

    30 October 2014, 1:20 am

    Right-wing media outlets have used misleading voter fraud stories to stoke fears of rampant voter fraud in the months leading up to the 2014 midterm elections. But experts state that voter fraud in the U.S. is virtually non-existent and that voter ID laws…

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