Among their observations: Pelley: "Our job is unchanged.
Find the facts, present the truth, let the audience know what our process is." Muir: "I think one of the challenges we're facing right now is that what the president says is often different from what his staff members will tell us." Holt: "Sometimes I think about our short attention spans these days, it’s like the evening news shows were kind of ahead of their game.
Link | Add comment When Election Day is over and the votes have all been tallied, many TV-news operations see a chance to pull back on the throttle and get back to regular coverage. It plans an aggressive bout of coverage on Wednesday, Nov.
9, that Tom Cibrowski, ABC News, suggested would kick off a new effort to draw viewers — and, presumably, the ratings and ad dollars that come with them.
Richard Besser, ABC News’ chief health and medical editor, is leaving to become president-CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. and has provided medical analysis and reports for all ABC News programs and platforms.While First Lady Michelle Obama and plenty of other people have been quick to congratulate Good Morning America host Robin Roberts for coming out publicly as a lesbian, others have wondered what took her so long.CNN’s Don Lemon took to the air on Monday (30 December) to shed some light on why he thinks Roberts or any television news personality is still reluctant.The decision to break into regularly scheduled programming for a congressional hearing is unusual for broadcasters, indicating the incredibly high level of public interest in what Comey may or may not say regarding his interactions with President Donald Trump.Link | Comments (3) President Donald Trump labeled reports from two of the major broadcast TV networks on alleged ties between individuals linked to his campaign and the Russian government as “totally biased and fake news” Thursday morning, continuing his tirade against allegations that his election team colluded with the Kremlin. ABC News is rolling out an updated Apple TV application, live today, which makes the news division the first to offer a simultaneous multi-stream viewing experience in its tv OS application."This [Trump] administration has given us a true clarity of purpose about what we do as journalists every day.