Just how much time and attention did the liberal media shower upon the Texas Democrats who fled the state to avoid voting on a bill they didn’t like but couldn’t stop?
Lots, according to the Media Research Center (MRC), who on Tuesday published a roundup of glowing media coverage.
Those Democrats “are showing how to fight for voting rights,” said an MSNBC guest host. In another clip, MSNBC “The ReidOut” host Joy Reid said the Democrats left the state to “block the passage of new voter suppression laws.”
The media love the TX Democrats publicity stunt. Could they be any more obsessed? pic.twitter.com/P4OiWFOrUr
— MediaResearchCenter (@theMRC) July 20, 2021
As I wrote previously, the laws do not suppress the vote. They expand early voting hours and require people to show an I.D. to vote. These Democrats claim that voter I.D. laws are racist. In order to prove these laws are racist, Democrats employ racism — claiming black people can’t get an I.D., an absurd