NBC and CBS Use Mall Terror Threat to Hammer GOP Over DHS Funding Fight


<p><em>More in the <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/kyle-drennen/2015/02/23/nbc-and-cbs-use-ma…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the MRC&#39;s NewsBusters blog. </em></p>

<p>On Monday, both NBC&#39;s <em>Today</em> and <em>CBS This Morning</em> used a terrorist threat against the Mall of America in Minneapolis to hit the Republican Congress over the Department of Homeland Security funding fight.</p>

<p>On <em>Today</em>, White House correspondent Kristen Welker concluded her report on the security concerns by declaring: <strong>&quot;Meanwhile, the clock is ticking with Congress locked in a bitter battle over how to fund DHS. If Congress can&#39;t resolve its differences by Friday, the agency that oversees much of the nation&#39;s security operations will run out of money.&quot;</strong></p>

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