MSNBC Apologizes After Yet Again Ignoring Andrew Yang

Washington Free Beacon | 11/18/2019 | David Rutz
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MSNBC apologized Sunday for leaving Andrew Yang off a polling graphic. The left-leaning outlet has made a habit of omitting Yang from its coverage as he pursues the Democratic presidential nomination.

The weekend show Up left Yang off an image of a 2020 Iowa poll, where he had polled at 3 percent. That figure tied him with Sen. Cory Booker (D., N.J.), Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D., Hawaii), Sen. Kamala Harris (D., Calif.), and billionaire Tom Steyer, who all were included on the graphic.

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After being alerted to the mistake, MSNBC tweeted out an apology to Yang with a corrected graphic, the Hill reported.

This latest slip-up is not an isolated incident of media dismissal of Yang, whose signature policy idea is giving all American adults $1,000 a month.

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In September, MSNBC referred to him in a graphic as "John Yang" before correcting. At the time, Yang tweeted out other examples of MSNBC graphics leaving him out in favor of lower-polling candidates.

In October, Yang wrote that he should have been included in an MSNBC graphic of how much cash Democratic candidates had. He had more than $6 million, yet was left off in favor of Booker's $4.2 million.

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A Yang supporter posted a video in August of other alleged mistreatment by MSNBC, including host...
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