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Fox Chief Roger Ailes Acknowledges Conservative Bias: ‘We Are The Balance’

By Alex Seitz-Wald

"Fox Chief Roger Ailes Acknowledges Conservative Bias: ‘We Are The Balance’"


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Fox News President Roger Ailes, a former Republican strategist who worked for the Nixon White House, sat down for an interview with media reporter Howard Kurtz, in which he seemed to admit that his network is consciously conservative. “Every other network has given all their shows to liberals. We are the balance,” Ailes said. The exec complained that even MSNBC host Joe Scarborough, a former Republican congressman, “tacks to the center” and “doesn’t act like a conservative.”

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