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Fox Anchor: CNBC ‘Silenced’ Me For Reporting On Obamacare [VIDEO]

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Revmitchell, Nov 14, 2014.

  1. Revmitchell

    Revmitchell Well-Known Member

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    Fox Business Network anchor Melissa Francis said she was “silenced” by CNBC when management told her she was “disrespecting the office of the president” by reporting about Obamacare.

    Francis highlighted Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber’s comments about the “stupidity” of American voters and the administration intentionally misleading the public about what’s in the law and said in her experience, some of the media helped to hide the truth about the law.

    “It’s shocking, but it doesn’t surprise me because when I was at CNBC, I pointed out to my viewers that the math of Obamacare simply didn’t work,” Francis said Friday. “Not the politics by the way, but just the basic math. And when I did that, I was silenced.”

    Francis pointed out that she has an economics degree from Harvard University and said she was simply trying to explain the math behind Obamacare to her viewers — the same math Gruber has candidly admitted the administration tried to hide.

    http://dailycaller.com/2014/11/14/fox-anchor-cnbc-silenced-me-for-reporting-on-obamacare-video/
     
  2. Rolfe

    Rolfe Well-Known Member

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    Sounds more like one company promoting itself over another.
     
  3. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member

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    Neat trick, one network silencing a reporter on another. ROFL
     
  4. InTheLight

    InTheLight Well-Known Member

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    Did you read the article? Here's the relevant bit you either didn't read, misread, or ignored :

    “It’s shocking, but it doesn’t surprise me because when I was at CNBC, I pointed out to my viewers that the math of Obamacare simply didn’t work,” Francis said Friday.
     
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