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Scott Pelley: Is Collins Jackie Robinson?

After NBA basketball player Jason Collins came out on Monday, CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley asked CBS Sports anchor James Brown this question: “Is this a Jackie Robinson moment?” Brown, in response to the question, said Pelley’s comparison was a “fair

Scott Pelley: Is Collins Jackie Robinson?

Media Taking Care in Early Election Coverage

(AP) – In an impatient age of social media and instant communication, a close presidential election on Tuesday forced patience upon an army of journalists anxious for answers. Hours after some of the first polls closed, news organizations said most

Media Taking Care in Early Election Coverage

Obama: 'A Flash Of Pure Fury' Over Budget

CBS News: President Obama revealed quite a temper when budget talks were failing last year, according to a new book by Bob Woodward. Scott Pelley asks the President about a conversation he had with House Speaker John Boehner.

Obama: 'A Flash Of Pure Fury' Over Budget

Obama: No Bipartisanship Without Tax Increases

This morning on CBS’ Face the Nation, President Obama made clear that the centerpiece of his entire presidential campaign will be his Ahab-like quest to raise Americans’ taxes. Last year, Republicans signaled they were willing to raise some taxes in

Obama: No Bipartisanship Without Tax Increases

Analysis: Partial Victory, Partial Defeat For AZ

The Supreme Court struck down three provisions of Arizona’s immigration law while upholding one other provision. To understand this better, Scott Pelley spoke with NYU law professor Richard Pildes on what the court’s decision means for law enforcement.

Analysis: Partial Victory, Partial Defeat For AZ

MSM Ignores CBO Report on Doubled Obamacare Costs

We all know network nightly newscasts are bad, but just how bad are they? The Congressional Budget Office released new cost estimates for Obamacare and, surprise, surprise, they’re about double what they said they would be when Democrats arm-twisted, bribed and lied

MSM Ignores CBO Report on Doubled Obamacare Costs

Two Years, Two Obamas

Somebody’s got to point out the ironies, hypocrisy, madness, and lies of President Obama, so here goes: July 13, 2009: Obama speaks at a rally for ObamaCare, and in response to a question, claims that his plan won’t “pull the

Biased Reporter to Anchor 'CBS Evening News'

Scott Pelley will take over the “CBS Evening News” anchor chair from Katie Couric, effective June 6, according to a story published on the network’s web site, but that’s no cause for excitement. Contrary to glowing comments made about the

Scott Pelley Taking Over for Couric as CBS Anchor

NEW YORK (AP) – CBS says Scott Pelley will take over as its evening news anchor, starting on June 6. The network on Tuesday announced the expected selection of Pelley, the veteran “60 Minutes” reporter, to replace Katie Couric on