Keith Olbermann is now on the unemployed rolls. Hooray! Olbermann, a so-called "journalist", represents everything that has gone wrong with today's media. Anchors like Olbermann have destroyed all trust in the media.
Olbermann funded co-chair of 'Marxist-socialist' bloc
Congressional group wants to remove socialism's stigma in eyes of Americans
By Aaron Klein
November 5, 2010
NEW YORK - One of three Democrats fiancially backed by MSNBC host Keith Olbermann is the co-chairman of a Marxist/socialist-founded bloc in Congress.
Olbermann made donations of $2,400 each - the legal limit - to three Democrats: U.S. Senate candidate from Kentucky Jack Conway, who eventually lost to Republican Rand Paul; U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva, D-Ariz.; and U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz.
The donations were uncovered by Politico, which reported that Olbermann had financially backed the three Democratic candidates, despite a company policy that forbids an anchor from doing so without prior approval of the president of NBC news. The policy specifically states concerns that an employee making such contributions may "jeopardize his or her standing as an impartial journalist" and "may create the appearance of a conflict of interest."
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