Murdoch Emphasizes Liberal Leanings at Fox News

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Huffington Post

Media mogul Rupert Murdoch, whose empire includes a host of predominantly conservative-leaning institutions, accused his competitors, on Tuesday night, of being the ones with the biases.

Speaking at a forum for the public affairs TV series, The Kalb Report, the News Corp. CEO valiantly declared that his rival networks — MSNBC and CNN — “tend to be Democrats” while those at his own Fox News “are not Republicans.”

Reminded that Fox currently houses the 2008 Republican Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin, Murdoch replied that he wasn’t sure how often his chief at the network, Roger Ailes, used her for news. More…