King is the only person who even attempts to provide some balance at CNN, where he started back when it cared about the news and not its opinions.
CNN’s John King knows. I covered the White House with him from the Clinton administration into the Obama administration, which is about when I think he left the beat. We listened time and time again as administration officials promised to get tough with China, call it out for intellectual property theft, brand it a currency manipulator, etc., etc., etc. And nobody never did nothing. Meantime,
Sad. I’ve worked with John at the White House and admired his hosting on CNN. Thought he was an honest, objective newsman. Too bad he lets himself become just another partisan Democrat certain their opinions are facts. I guess he’s been co-opted into the poisonous liberal culture at CNN, which pretends to play it straight, but which has become as bad as MSNBC. Which makes
Okay, here’s a moment of serious journalistic integrity. John King of CNN, which like TBS – which runs Samantha Bee’s show – is owned by Turner Broadcasting, called on the company to apologize to Ivanka Trump for Bee’s use of the “C” word to describe her. “Apologize. Apologize.” King said to Bee after describing Bee’s comment as “vile” and “reprehensible.” Then King added: “And the