John King

CNN Cancels John King’s Political show, Blitzer expands

CNN Cancels John King’s Political show, Blitzer expands

John King is an excellent political correspondent but his ratings on his own show were dismal.  CNN will put him back on the campaign trail and expand Wolf Blitzer to three hours. The ailing cable news channel CNN on Wednesday abruptly ended “John King, USA,” its 6 p.m. political news program. The program will be replaced at the end of the month by “The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer,” which [...]

CNN Cancels March 1 Debate After Candidates Decline

CNN Cancels March 1 Debate After Candidates Decline

What? No More Reality GOP TV? CNN canceled its March 1 Republican candidates’ debate Thursday after three of four candidates declined to participate, citing busy campaign schedules leading to Super Tuesday. “Mitt Romney and Ron Paul told the Georgia Republican Party, Ohio Republican Party and CNN Thursday that they will not participate in the March 1 Republican presidential primary debate,” CNN said in a statement. “Without full participation of all [...]

South Carolina Debate – Gingrich: I am tired of the elite media protecting Barack Obama

South Carolina Debate – Gingrich: I am tired of the elite media protecting Barack Obama

It would be an understatement to say that last night’s debate was feisty.   CNN’s host John King received a real tongue lashing when his opening question to Newt Gingrich was about Marianne Gingrich’s interview with ABC.   Bad chess move John King.  Gingrich said it was despicable that John King and his staff chose the question about his wife’s interview as the first question in a Presidential debate. “Every person in [...]

CNN WMUR New Hampshire Debate transcript (Part 4 of 4) #CNNDebate

CNN WMUR New Hampshire Debate transcript (Part 4 of 4) #CNNDebate

Republican Debate, Part 4/4 Aired June 13, 2011 – 21:30   ET THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT. THIS COPY MAY NOT BE IN ITS FINAL FORM AND MAY BE UPDATED. KING: Mr. Cain, another issue that’s come up in recent years… (APPLAUSE) … as this debate has bubbled up is the whole question of birthright citizenship. If there are two illegal immigrants, two adults who came into this country illegally, [...]

CNN WMUR New Hampshire Debate transcript (Part 3 of 4) #CNNDebate

CNN WMUR New Hampshire Debate transcript (Part 3 of 4) #CNNDebate

THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT. THIS COPY MAY NOT BE IN ITS FINAL FORM AND MAY BE UPDATED. CAIN: And you know that commercial where they have demagogued the whole thing with medi-scare and having grandma tossed off the bridge? If we don’t fix this problem, it’s going to be our grandkids in that wheelchair that they were going to be throwing off the bridge. We have got to fix [...]