Skip to comments.Another senator lines up behind 'Fairness Doctrine'
Posted on 02/08/2009 10:50:14 AM PST by Nachum
WASHINGTON Another Democratic U.S. senator has gone on record as supporting the reinstatement of the so-called "Fairness Doctrine," adding, "I feel like that's gonna happen."
Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., told radio host and WND columnist Bill Press yesterday when asked about whether it was time to bring back the so-called "Fairness Doctrine": "I think it's absolutely time to pass a standard. Now, whether it's called the Fairness Standard, whether it's called something else I absolutely think it's time to be bringing accountability to the airwaves. I mean, our new president has talked rightly about accountability and transparency. You know, that we all have to step up and be responsible. And, I think in this case, there needs to be some accountability and standards put in place."
(Excerpt) Read more at wnd.com ...
First president not to attend The Inaugural Medal of Honor Ball
5 exectutive orders the first week in office. Including one that allows hundreds of thousands of Palestinians with ties to Hamas to resettle in the United States.
First interview, with foreign news outlet- for Muslims
Talks about his muslim family
Picks fight with Limbaugh
Won't take question from press
Allows to FDA approve first human embryonic stem cell safety trial (3 days after Pres. Bush left)
Excludes any compromise with GOP on Stimulus bill Massive pork in stimulus bill
5% of stimulus bill to actually go to infrastructure
Offers to negotiate directly with Iran
Puts 5 millionairs on his cabinet
Makes a tax cheat the Sec. of the Treasury
Argues with the Pope on abortion
Signed the SCHIP bill, that gives health care to illegals
Won't allow a video of his retaking of the oath of office
Ordered the closure of Gitmo
Halts all pending Bush regulations
Appoints extremist Samantha Powers to head foreign policy team
Secret nuke talks with Iran/Syria
Appoints tax cheat for commerce secretary
Illegal alien aunt, granted a "stay" of deportation Daschle the tax cheat/lobbiest proposed as secretary for health care
Nancy Killefer for candidacy to be the first chief performance officer for federal government fails to pay household help taxes ...withdrawn
12 lobbyists (or more) appointed to high gov't positions within the first 14 days of his administration (up to 17 by another source)
Administration demands defense cuts of 10% during wartime
Obama envoy George Mitchell tells Palistinians " they believe can extract from Israel concessions reaching "much further" than during talks held under the previous administration
The European Union warns the US yesterday against plunging the world into depression by adopting Obama's Buy American policy, intensifying fears of a trade war Obama immediately backs down from policy
After stating her priority would be "mum-in-chief", Michelle Obama goes on listening tour and then makes political speeches with her husband not yet one month in office...
George Mitchell resigns from a Saudi Lobbying firm, two weeks into his appointment as "Special Middle East Envoy" Obama administration says it will cancel 77 drilling leases near Utah parks
Ogden, President Obama's pick for deputy attorney general, used to represent Playboy
Steven Chu, Obama's secretary of energy (not a climatologist) states: California's farms and vineyards could vanish by the end of the century, and its major cities could be in jeopardy, if Americans do not act to slow the advance of global warming
Obama names most fined Washington State bureaucrat Ron Simms to the #2 position in HUD
Hilda Solis, Obama's pick for labor secretary's husband is found to be a tax cheat just before the confirmation vote
Directed military prosecutors to revoked charges pending against mastermind of USS Cole bombing: Al Nashiri
This Cow should try to have a household Doctrine that keeps her Husband out of Whore Houses.
By the time Barry’s first four years are over, there won’t be enough space left on the internet for his list.
Mr. Stabenow is an exec at Err America. Corrupt cow.
Exactly. She should not be allowed to vote on this issue. This is the very definition of conflict of interest.
Her office claims her husband is not in the broadcasting bidness anymore. Maybe he has become a pimp?
Oh yes Senator, having 95 percent of the media as an arm of the DNC is just not enough. You must get rid of the few who disagree with you. You commie POS.
So when does the book burning begin?
as a poem, its the worst ive ever read.
the so-called “Fairness Doctrine, is a violation of the 1st amendment.
I also believe what the democrats have in mind is something that will apply only to republicans.
Arlen Specter is a Lawyer.
While elected to represent the people of Pennsylvania he instead has always represented the Law.
He votes on bills like a lawyer.
Hopefully he will be unseated in the next election.
A lot of people are unaware that Senator Debbie Stabenows husband had been seeing a shrink. He was concerned that Debbie was trying to poison him. The psychiatrist tried to convince him it was all in his head. The psychiatrist finally agreed to visit with Debbie to determine the roots of his fear. After spending a short time with Debbie, the psychiatrists advice was to drink the poison.
Debbies husband did not take his advice. They are reports he took up spending time with another woman instead.
The only way her husband would know the difference between a whorehouse and home is that he would meet a better class of people in a whorehouse. There is no bottom when you talk about how low our selected representatives can sink.
Well, the good news is that there wont be book burnings.
The bad news is that there wont be any open burnings because of Gobal Warming.
Scary true. Most of the Pubs could care less about civil liberties. When they were in office, all they did was shoot the pork to their buddies.
we just need to email the office of Stabenow and say “I will support this if you apply the fairness doctrine to federally funded schools”. That should shut her up.
LOL. Obviously, you've never heard of Maya Angelou. She makes Elizabeth Alexander sound like Keats.
EXCELLENT! keep up the list!
adding to it will shock even the most liberal kool aid drinker
as for the fairness doctrine... once it comes to pass, there will be an alternative.
Let’s start with accountability and transparency in government first and see how that goes.
I love your ‘The List’. If you put it on a ping list please add me to it.....thanks.
**I also believe what the democrats have in mind is something that will apply only to republicans.**
DemonRAT Congressmen and Senators have ALREADY SAID that NPR and the Networks are ALREADY Fair and Balanced.
the only target is TALK RADIO.
Worthless MARXIST SCUM
Lawsuit. Rush, and all conservative talkers take it to the Supreme Ct.
it is important not to let leftists frame the argument. ask the mod to put censorship doctrine in parentheses next to the title.
**all conservative talkers take it to the Supreme Ct.**
I”m ready to go a little more “OLD FASHIONED”... Torches,Pitchforks, and TAR AND FEATHERS.
MY own CongressIDIOT is deserving a good tar and Feathering.
mine is the one who connected enough dots to Blame HANNITY for 9/11. NY’s own ... Maurice Hinchey ..or as we refer to him as COMRADE MO HIN CHEE!!