Entries Tagged as 'Albuquerque Tea Party'

Journal Editorials Omit Key Information in Laying Foundation for Positions They Take

July 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Fact Check, journalism, tax policy

By Denise Tessier Two recent Albuquerque Journal editorials – on why Americans should celebrate the Fourth of July (“Try Asking a Guatemalan”) and one on the nation’s debt – were called out for criticism by JournalWatch colleague Arthur Alpert last week, and caught my attention as well because of their distorted “analysis”. But, sadly, the […]

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The Journal Can Take A Hint

May 13th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann Could it be that the editors of the Albuquerque Journal have actually taken a suggestion from ABQJournalWatch.com? Maybe. Because today (May 13) there was a guest opinion piece about tax lightning on the paper’s editorial page written by Micha Gisser, professor emeritus of economics at the University of New Mexico and senior […]

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The Journal And The Tea Party: 2 Gether 4 Ever

April 15th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann An editorial in today’s Albuquerque Journal makes it crystal clear how the editors feel about the Tea Party and its talking points. To wit; the editorial (in its entirety): As you rush to the post office to drop off your federal tax forms before tonight’s deadline, think about this: nearly half of […]

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Tea Party Rally Gets Big Assist From The Journal

April 14th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann Confused Albuquerque Tea Partiers got help from the Journal today in finding their way to the right tax protest on April 15. In a article on the front of the Metro & NM section, Journal Assistant Politics Editor (that’s the first time I’ve ever even heard that term at the Journal, much […]

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