Republican Congressman Barry Loudermilk and Fox host Charles Payne can't wait to make life harder for Americans during the pandemic by taking away jobless benefits in order to force them to take jobs they don’t feel safe in or maybe can’t take because they need to care for family members.
Fox host Pete Hegseth did his best Tucker Carlson imitation last night with a racialized attack on Somali-born refugee Rep. Ilhan Omar that depicted her as “ungrateful,” anti-American, dangerous, and exactly what immigrants will “look like” when President Joe Biden raises the refugee cap from 15,000 to 62,500.
Florida Attorney General and Big Lie promoter Ashley Moody used Big Fear on Fox News to fight any expansion of the Supreme Court.
Dr. Ben Carson seems to know as much about the 2020 presidential election results as he did about housing and urban development when he agreed to become HUD secretary without a single credential for the job. Oh, and he pushed hydroxychloroquine as a preventative for coronavirus, too.
Fox guest Rebecca Walser suggested that the only reason some Amazon workers in Bessemer, Alabama wanted to unionize was to get more bathroom breaks.
Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger defended Georgia’s new voting laws from charges of voter suppression by calling Stacey Abrams’ criticisms “part of her hustle for making money.”
Fox’s Your World show did its part to demonize President Joe Biden’s infrastructure plan with scare tactics about raising the corporate tax rate, which is Biden’s proposal to pay for it, even though the proposed rate would still be lower than before Trump took office.
Memo to Matt Gaetz: If you are looking for a Fox News gig as a lifeline in case you need to resign from Congress over sex-trafficking allegations, it’s probably not a good idea to throw its top host under the bus.
Fox’s Peter Doocy tried to turn his whining about not getting called on at President Biden’s press conference into a conspiracy theory at Friday’s White House press briefing. It didn't go well.
Bill Maher did a brilliant parody of Tucker Carlson as one of his “New Rules” last night.
Just as Florida’s Trumpy Gov. Ron DeSantis gets ready for a re-election effort and possibly a presidential run, Fox & Friends’ Brian Kilmeade made a slobbering, mask-free, social-distance-free visit with DeSantis' family and staff and helped whitewash his COVID vaccine corruption.
Top Senate Republican John Thune called today’s presentation by the House impeachment managers “very effective” against Trump but a Fox News panel whined that it was more an effort to “enrage” against Trump than convict him.
Forgiving student loans would be of great benefit to many struggling Americans, especially people of color, but most of a Fox panel fretted that relieving that financial burden is a “moral hazard.”
On Fox News, Sen. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) didn’t go so far as to say murder-curious and conspiracy theorist Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene should be expelled from Congress. But he certainly didn’t sound like he’d mind seeing her stripped of her committee positions, as she was a bit later in the day.
The rift in the GOP was on full view last night as Trey Gowdy welcomed Karl Rove to urge Kevin McCarthy to strip Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of her committee positions and confine her “to the dark recesses of the furthest building away from the House floor.”
Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) told Fox News viewers that Donald Trump’s incitement of the armed insurrection at the Capitol this week should result in expulsion from office. Kinzinger also said “more than a few” of his Republican colleagues agree.
In another episode of Republicans Eat Their Own, Fox News host Mark Levin viciously attacked Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) for truthfully calling the Trumpy push to overturn the election a “grifting scam.” Kinzinger hit back.
Sen. Graham Baselessly Suggests Hunter Biden Compromises Father’s Foreign Policy ‘If He Gets To Be President’
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) pushed for Donald Trump to appoint a special counsel to investigate Hunter Biden, calling for“somebody that can outlast the confirmation process” “if President Trump falls short.”
Sen. Rand Paul teamed up with Fox & Friends to gaslight viewers into thinking that voter fraud kept Donald Trump from winning reelection and to exploit that falsehood as an excuse to make it harder to vote in the Georgia runoff.
You can count out Laura Ingraham as a possible Fox defector to Newsmax, at least for the foreseeable future, as she has just re-upped with Fox News to continue her primetime show, The Ingraham Angle.