Accuracy in Media

Sharyl Attkisson: CBS Lost Interest in Government Watchdog Stories

In an interview with National Public Radio’s David Folkenflik, former CBS investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson said that the network  discouraged her from pursuing stories on the Obama administration, and seemingly lost interest in her government watchdog stories to the point that they kept them off the air. Here are some excerpts from Attkisson’s interview: “You […]

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Ex-CBS Investigative Reporter Sharyl Attkisson joins Heritage’s Daily Signal

WASHINGTON — The Heritage Foundation launched their new content website, The Daily Signal, yesterday morning to much buzz and fanfare. The homepage featured Sharyl Attkisson, who had left CBS News earlier this year. Former CBS investigative journalist Sharyl Attkisson joined their team as a senior independent contributor, and joins the likes of former Red Alert Politics […]

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Sharyl Attkisson: Far-Left Media Matters “Targeted Me,” Were Possibly Paid Off [Video]

In a lengthy interview with CNN’s Reliable Sources Brian Stelter, former CBS investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson said that left-wing media watchdog group Media Matters “targeted her” and may have been paid off to do so. Attkisson told Stelter that critics are trying to controversialize her reporting in an effort to discredit stories they don’t like. […]

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Sharyl Attkisson: Obama White House Has Had a “Chilling Effect” on Reporting [Video]

Former CBS News investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson, who resigned from the network after 20 years last month, said that the Obama White House’s aggressive campaign to go after stories it doesn’t like has had a “chilling effect” on reporting. Attkisson appeared Sunday on Fox News Channel’s Media Buzz, where she was interviewed by host Howard Kurtz: […]

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Obama’s Leak Obsession Leads to Privacy and Free Speech Abuses

The Obama Administration is obsessed with leaks. Not the information it carefully leaks on its own, but the leaked stories which prove inconvenient for the Administration’s carefully crafted narratives. This serves as an extension of the White House’s emphatic desire to control all media accounts of itself, and craft a positive image before the public. […]

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Dana Loesch, Sharyl Attkisson to Receive Reed Irvine Accuracy in Media Awards at CPAC 2012

WASHINGTON, February 1, 2012—Accuracy in Media will honor Dana Loesch and Sharyl Attkisson for their outstanding contributions to journalism in a ceremony taking place at the 2012 Conservative Political Action Conference. The Reed Irvine Accuracy in Media Award is named for AIM’s founder, who was America’s original media watchdog. “Accuracy in Media could not be […]

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April 2015

4/24/2015 - Former CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson to Host New National Sunday Morning Show

November 2014

11/21/2014 - DOJ Emails on “Fast and Furious” Show Targeting of Former CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson

July 2014

7/8/2014 - Sharyl Attkisson: CBS Lost Interest in Government Watchdog Stories

June 2014

6/4/2014 - Ex-CBS Investigative Reporter Sharyl Attkisson joins Heritage’s Daily Signal

May 2014

5/5/2014 - Sharyl Attkisson: If I Let the Left Influence Me, I’d Only Be Covering the Weather [Video]

April 2014

4/21/2014 - Sharyl Attkisson: Far-Left Media Matters “Targeted Me,” Were Possibly Paid Off [Video]

4/14/2014 - Sharyl Attkisson: Obama White House Has Had a “Chilling Effect” on Reporting [Video]

March 2014

3/20/2014 - Freed from CBS, Sharyl Attkisson Launches Website Exposing Obama Scandals

May 2013

5/23/2013 - Obama’s Leak Obsession Leads to Privacy and Free Speech Abuses

February 2012

2/1/2012 - Dana Loesch, Sharyl Attkisson to Receive Reed Irvine Accuracy in Media Awards at CPAC 2012