CNN's Lemon Spars with Ben Carson Over ObamaCare/Slavery Remarks; V.A. Scandal

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<p><em>[More in the cross-post on the MRC's <a href="http://newsbusters.org/blogs/matthew-balan/2014/06/04/cnns-lemon-spars-…; target="_blank">NewsBusters blog</a>.]</em></p><p>On the 3 June 2014 edition of <em>CNN Tonight</em>, Don Lemon hounded conservative author Dr. Ben Carson over his October 2013 likening of ObamaCare to slavery and his recent blunt remarks about the V.A. scandal. Lemon acted as an apologist for the President and wondered, "How can you compare a health care program to the brutal oppression and abuse of black people in this country?" <br /><br />The anchor later asked, "Are you saying the President and this administration don't have Americans' best interests at heart because trying to get people health coverage?" He also accused the neurosurgeon of needlessly injecting inflammatory language into politics</p>

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