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02/19/15Bill O'Reilly has a Brian Williams problem: The Fox News host has told his own dubious war storiesmotherjones.com
After NBC News suspended anchor Brian Williams for erroneously claiming that he was nearly shot down in a helicopter while covering the US invasion of Iraq in 2003, Fox News host Bill O'Reilly went on a tear. On his television show, the top-rated cable news anchor declared that the American press isn't "half as responsible as the men who forged the nation." He bemoaned the supposed culture of deception within the liberal media, and he proclaimed that the Williams controversy should prompt questioning of other "distortions"...
07/25/13Inside the New Strategy Group Where Right-Wing Activists and Journalists Coordinate Messagingmotherjones.com
Been hearing the phrase "politics over public safety" deployed against Obama lately by prominent conservatives? Meet Groundswell.
01/07/13The "Smoking Gun" Memo That Triggered the FreedomWorks Feudmotherjones.com
A contract drafted for FreedomWorks president Matt Kibbe sparked Dick Armey's departure from the tea party group.
12/03/12 Exclusive: Dick Armey Quits Tea Party Group in Split Over Directionmotherjones.com
In a move not publicly announced, former Rep. Dick Armey, the folksy conservative leader, has resigned as chairman of FreedomWorks, one of the main political outfits of the conservative movement and an instrumental force within the tea party.