Networks Giddy Over Bush 41’s ‘Profile In Courage’ Award For Raising Taxes


Profile in Courage

The big news networks were all giddy tonight in reporting on former President George H.W. Bush receiving the “Profile in Courage” award for raising taxes after promising “No new taxes.” I guess it’s their way of saying “See, Republican presidents break promises, too.” Here’s the video compilation put together by NewsBusters, where you can read transcripts of the gushing coverage.

You know what the networks weren’t talking about? The many scandals involving Democrats over the past week.