About Tim Graham

Tim Graham

Tim Graham

Tim Graham is executive editor of NewsBusters and director of media analysis for the Media Research Center. His career at the MRC began in February 1989 as associate editor of MediaWatch, the monthly newsletter of the MRC before the internet era.

Graham is co-author with MRC President Brent Bozell of the 2019 book “Unmasked: Big Media's War Against Trump” as well as the books “Collusion: How the Media Stole the 2012 Election and How to Prevent It From Happening Again in 2016” (2013) and “Whitewash: What the Media Won’t Tell You About Hillary Clinton but Conservatives Will” (2007). He wrote the 1996 book “Pattern of Deception: The Media's Role in the Clinton Presidency.”

Graham is a regular talk radio and television spokesman for the MRC, and has made television appearances on MSNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox News and the Fox Business Channel. His articles have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, the Washington Times, National Review and other publications.

Graham left the MRC in 2001 to serve as White House correspondent for World, a national weekly Christian news magazine. He returned in 2003. Before joining the MRC, Graham served as press secretary for the congressional campaign of Missouri Republican Jack Buechner in 1988. In 1987, he served as editor of Organization Trends, a monthly newsletter on philanthropy and politics by the Washington-based Capital Research Center.

Graham is a native of Viroqua, Wisconsin, and graduated from Bemidji State University in northern Minnesota.


Biden Backers Terrified of Debates Aug 05, 2020

CNN's media unit emails out a nightly newsletter titled "Reliable Sources." The newsletter is not always reliable, since it has a slippery grasp on what its own network is putting on television and online. On Aug. 3, Oliver Darcy led the newsletter d... Read More


Will Democracy Seem Lost in the Mail? Jul 31, 2020

The 2020 campaign has been so contorted by the coronavirus that the Democrats and Republicans are still figuring out how on Earth they'll hold virtual conventions. Now imagine how it could make a mess out of November. As President Donald Trump bizarr... Read More


Big-City Rioting Is No Tea Party Protest Jul 29, 2020

Few subjects more easily betray aggressive media bias than protests. If you're a conservative protester, you're most likely to be ignored. The networks mostly ignored this year's prayerful March for Life in January, even though President Donald Trump... Read More


The Real Collusion Scandal of the 2016 Campaign Jul 24, 2020

Four years ago this week, the leftists at WikiLeaks tried to ruin the Democratic convention by posting a trove of emails exposing how the Democratic National Committee blatantly favored Hillary Clinton and tilted against Bernie Sanders. But even then... Read More