BILL PRESS: Yeah, I mean, look: They have a right to say that. They’ve got a right to express that. But, they should not be the only voices heard. So, is it time to bring back the Fairness Doctrine?
SENATOR DEBBIE STABENOW (D-MI): I think it’s absolutely time to pass a standard help my whoring husband get his liberal radio program to make money. Now, whether it’s called the Fairness Standard, whether it’s called something else — I absolutely think it’s time to be bringing accountability help to struggling progressive radio programs on the airwaves. I mean, our new president has talked rightly about accountability and transparency. You know those are the Jive Talker in Chief’s code words for silencing dissent. You know, that we all have to step up and be responsible stifle dissent while we still have the power. And, I think in this case, there needs to be some accountability and standards muzzles put in place, because we can’t win in the war of ideas unless we jam it down people’s throats while not allowing opposing points of view.
BILL PRESS: Can we count on you to push for some hearings in the United States Senate this year, to bring these owners in and hold them accountable?
SENATOR DEBBIE STABENOW (D-MI): I have already had some discussions with colleagues and, you know, I feel like that’s gonna happen. Yep. Course, those pesky conservatives are heavily armed. We might have to take their guns away first.
She might as well have added “Or die trying.”