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Candy Crowley Leaves 'State of the Union' With Obama Exclusive - Posted 2 days, 9 hours ago
After 27 years with CNN, Candy Crowley will end her stint at the network with a bang. In her final installment of "State of the Union" on Sunday, Crowley will sit down for ... [FishbowlDC]

Who Was at the White House Holiday Party Last Night? - Posted 4 days, 12 hours ago
"CBS Evening News" anchor Scott Pelley and executive producer Steve Capus were among the tvnewsers at last night's White House media holiday party. Als... [TVNewser]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Crowley to Leave CNN | Mass Exodus at TNR, Issue Canned - Posted December 8, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Morning Media Newsfeed: Crowley to Leave CNN | Mass Exodus at TNR, Issue Canned - Posted December 8, 2014
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlNY]

Candy Crowley to Leave CNN After 27 Years - Posted December 5, 2014
After 27 years at CNN, veteran political correspondent and "State of the Union" host, Candy Crowley, is leaving the network. "[I]t is with mixed emotions, that I wanted to let you know that Candy has let us know that she has made the de... [FishbowlDC]

Candy Crowley Leaving CNN - Posted December 5, 2014
Candy Crowley, a 27-year CNN veteran, is leaving the network. TVNewser just obtained an email about the departure from CNN Worldwide president ... [TVNewser]

Highlights from the 11.2.14 Sunday Shows - Posted November 3, 2014
US Ambassador to the UN Samantha Power on CBS's "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer... [FishbowlDC]

Wolf Blitzer, Anderson Cooper to Anchor CNN's 'Election Night in America' - Posted October 29, 2014
Wolf Blitzer and Anderson Cooper will lead CNN's coverage of the Tuesday, November 4 midterm elections, being billed as "Electio... [FishbowlDC]

Blitzer, Cooper to Lead CNN's 'Election Night in America' Coverage - Posted October 28, 2014
CNN will turn to Wolf Blitzer and Anderson Cooper--along with the Empire State Building--to headline the network's election night covera... [TVNewser]

Quarantined Nurse Gives First TV Interview to CNN: 'I'm Perfectly Fine' - Posted October 26, 2014
Kari Hickox, the nurse sent into mandatory Ebola quarantine in New Jersey, spoke by phone this afternoon with CNN's Candy Crowley--an interview ... [TVNewser]

July 2014 Ratings: CNN #2 in Total Day, Primetime Demo - Posted July 29, 2014
Fueled by a busy news month, CNN was the #2 cable news network in total day, behind only Fox News, in July. In primetime, CNN was third in total viewers and second in the A25-54 demographic. The ratings for July 2014 (Nielsen Live + Same Day data): Primetime (Mon-Sun): 514,000 Total Vie... [TVNewser]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows - 7.6.14 - Posted July 7, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" : "The rule of law is that 'The Constitution' requires the United States to secure the border. And we're not doing that. We haven't done it for years. And w... [FishbowlDC]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows - 6.29.14 - Posted June 30, 2014
Sen. Joe Manchin on CBS's "Face the Nation" with Bob Schieffer: "Our main goal right now is to protect our embassy and all the Americans that we have over there, and I think the President has every right, plus, he has the responsibi... [FishbowlDC]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows - 6.22.14 - Posted June 23, 2014
In a pre-recorded interview on CBS's "Face the Nation," Norah O'Donnell sat down with President Barack Obama to discuss the threat of ISIS on the U... [FishbowlDC]

Dana Bash: I Tried to Get Eric Cantor 'Off His Talking Points' - Posted June 16, 2014
Following her "State of the Union" interview with recently defeated Virginia Congressman Eric Cantor yesterday, CNN's Chief Congressional Correspondent ... [TVNewser]

Chris Wallace: White House Still Hasn't Made Susan Rice Available to 'Fox News Sunday' - Posted June 2, 2014
On "Fox News Sunday" yesterday, Chris Wallace noted National Security Adviser Susan Rice's Sunday show schedule, which didn't include Fox News. "National Security Adviser Susan Rice is appearing on two Sunday shows today, but the White H... [TVNewser]

Best Quotes from the Sunday Shows, 5.11.14 - Posted May 12, 2014
"Next time, I'm going to have you in studio. I might have better control here." Host Candy Crowley, to Reps. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) and Debbie Wasserman-Schultz (D-FL) after a contentious back-and-forth over Benghazi and Obamacare. ... [FishbowlDC]

Hey Isn't That...? - Posted February 20, 2014
...every journalist in DC on "House of Cards" ???? FishbowlDC caught up with CNN's Candy Crowley a few days back to chat a bit about her star turn in "HoC" But she was far from the only DC journo to mix it up with the Underwoods this season. We pinged a few... [PRNewser]

Hey Isn't That...? - Posted February 20, 2014
...every journalist in DC on "House of Cards" ???? FishbowlDC caught up with CNN's Candy Crowley a few days back to chat a bit about her star turn in "HoC" But she was far from the only DC journo to mix it up with the Underwoods this season. We pinged a few... [FishbowlDC]

'House of Cards' Cameos for Sean Hannity, Candy Crowley - Posted February 18, 2014
Between the Sochi Olympics and "House of Cards" ... and "The Walking Dead" and "Downton Abbey" this weekend was a couch potato's paradise. TV news hosts are front and center in season two of "House of Cards" the Golden Globe-winning political thriller. Fox News's ... [TVNewser]

Hey, Isn't that... - Posted February 17, 2014
CNN's Candy Crowley in this episode of "House of Cards?" BTW, we asked Candy recently (you know, cuz we're tight like that) who from the "HOC" cast would she most want to interview in real life, and, perhaps unsurprisingly, she chose Frank Un... [PRNewser]

FBDC Tweeterboard: Washington Anchors - Posted February 6, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC took a look at the Twitter followers of some of DC's biggest television persona... [FishbowlDC]

FBDC FaceRace: Washington Anchors - Posted January 3, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC analyzed the Facebook pages of some of DC's biggest television pe... [FishbowlDC]

FBDC Tweeterboard: Washington Anchors - Posted January 3, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC took a look at the Twitter followers of some of DC's biggest television personali... [PRNewser]

FBDC Tweeterboard: Washington Anchors - Posted January 3, 2014
Yesterday we took a look at the social standing of the DC publications, now it's time to turn our attention to those network anchors who call our fair city home. FishbowlDC took a look at the Twitter followers of some of DC's biggest television personali... [FishbowlDC]

BuzzFeed Wonders: Whither the Sunday Show? - Posted December 27, 2013
Notorious over-GIFer Dorsey Shaw at BuzzFeed thinks that Sunday Shows, as an institution, are doing it all wrong. He's done some thinking on the matter and come up with... [FishbowlDC]

Weekend Show Preview 12.27 - 12.29 - Posted December 27, 2013
Who's on the weekend shows this week? Glad you asked: --CBS's "Face the Nation": Guest Host: Major Garrett, Frmr. Dir. of NSA Michael Hayden, WaPo's ... [FishbowlDC]

The Ticker: Muir, Krauthammer, Crowley - Posted October 27, 2013
Ahead of the Monday launch of Fusion, David Muir will anchor "ABC World News" from Miami tonight and tomorrow. Bret Baier anchored "Charles Krauthammer: A Life That Matters" on Fox News this weekend... [TVNewser]

CBS, PBS and HBO Lead News And Documentary Emmy Winners - Posted October 2, 2013
The 34th News and Documentary Emmy Awards were handed out last night at Jazz at Lincoln Center, located in the Time Warner Center. "Frontline" EP David Fanning accepted a lifetime achievement Emmy, with presenters includi... [TVNewser]

CNN "Crossfire" Party Packs a Punch - Posted September 11, 2013
"It was terr i fy ying," said CNN "Crossfire" host Van Jones, careful to enunciate every syllable when asked about his first night on the job. At least at the Cr... [PRNewser]

CNN "Crossfire" Party Packs a Punch - Posted September 11, 2013
"It was terr i fy ying," said CNN "Crossfire" host Van Jones, careful to enunciate every syllable when asked about his first night on the job. At least at the Cr... [FishbowlDC]

Reince Priebus: Fox's Involvement In Hillary Clinton Miniseries Won't Affect Debate Ban - Posted August 12, 2013
The fact that Fox Television Studios, a sister company to Fox News under the 21st Century Fox umbrella, is in talks to produce the Hillary Clinton miniseries for NBC hasn't changed the opinion of RNC chairman Reince... [TVNewser]

CNN's Crowley Not So Sweet on Clinton Doc - Posted August 9, 2013
Politico's Patrick Gavin has a story out this afternoon with splintering views on what effect a Hillary Clinton documentary will have on the news divisions of CNN and NBC. CNN's ... [FishbowlDC]

How Real is 'The Newsroom?' Real TVNewsers Speak Out - Posted July 18, 2013
No one expects total realism from HBO's "The Newsroom," but a scene in Sunday's Season 2- opener would be virtually impossible in real life, technically speaking, say numerous network professionals. I... [TVNewser]

CNN Plans Two-Day Special Report On Gun Background Checks - Posted April 9, 2013
CNN is getting political day during a two-day special report on firearms background checks. "Guns Under Fire: A CNN Special Report on Background Checks" will kick-off this evening on "AC360" as Dana Bash interviews former Congresswoman ... [TVNewser]

The Wrap: Poppy Harlow 'Outraged' Over Response To Steubenville Coverage - Posted March 21, 2013
Cable news coverage of the rape trial in Steubenville, Ohio was put under the microscope early this week, with CNN receiving the brunt of the criticism. So far the network has declined to comment ... [TVNewser]

CNN Slammed for Coverage of Steubenville Rape Verdict - Posted March 18, 2013
CNN has received a lot of negative attention over the past 24 hours for its reporting on the convictions of the Steubenville, Ohio high school students who were found guilty of raping a classmate after evidence of their crime was widely shared on social media. Most of the outrage focused on... [PRNewser]

The Afternoon Ticker: Bob/NAB, 'Time'/CNN, Debate/Candy - Posted February 20, 2013
CBS News anchor Bob Schieffer will be receiving the 2013 NAB Distinguished Service Award at this year's NAB show in April. The award honors "members of the broadcast community who have made significant and lasting contributions to broadcasting." Previous recipients included Walter Cronkite, Edward R. Murrow, Ronald Reagan and ... [TVNewser]

State of the Union Coverage: CNN - Posted February 11, 2013
CNN is treating tomorrow's "State of the Union" coverage like an election night, loading up on political anchors and analysts. Coverage will be led by Wolf Blitzer, Anderson Co... [TVNewser]

The Evening Ticker: King, O'Leary, Regis - Posted February 5, 2013
FishbowlDC has more on the goings-on at CNN. It looks as though John King will be staying with the network, but will Candy Crowley? Read the rest at FishbowlDC. Former Bloomberg and CNN coresponden... [TVNewser]

John King is Safe on CNN Survivor - Posted February 5, 2013
CNN's John King, long thought to be on the outs with the network after "John King USA" went belly up and personal issues marred internal relations, has had his contract renewed. In the game of CNN Survivor, under the new regime of Pr... [PRNewser]

Inauguration 2013: CNN Coverage Plans - Posted January 16, 2013
Wolf Blitzer and Anderson Cooper will lead CNN's coverage of President Obama's second inauguration. Coverage of Sunday's swearing-in ceremony be... [TVNewser]

Female Debate Moderators Candy Crowley, Martha Raddatz Make THR's 'Rule Breakers' List - Posted December 19, 2012
CNN's Candy Crowley and ABC's Martha Raddatz were the female moderators of this year's Presidential and Vice-Presidential debates, landing the pair on The... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley, Lloyd Siegel to Receive RTDNF First Amendment Award - Posted December 15, 2012
CNN's Candy Crowley and NBC's Lloyd Siegel have been named recipients of the 2013 RTDNF First Amendment Award. Crowley, the anchor of "State of the Union," ... [TVNewser]

FishbowlDC Interview With TPM's Benjy 'Paramananda' Sarlin - Posted December 14, 2012
Say hello to Benjy Sarlin, who covers ... [PRNewser]

NBC's Lloyd Siegel and Belo's Robert Decherd to Receive RTDNF First Amendment Awards - Posted December 13, 2012
Lloyd Siegel, NBC News Partnerships vice president, and Robert Decherd, Belo's president and CEO, will receive 2013 RTDNF First Amendment Awards. Siegel (pic... [SocialTimes.com]

The Ticker: CNBC's 'Cuffs,' DC Ideas, SocialGuide - Posted November 12, 2012
CNBC and Yahoo! have teamed up for their first original online program. "Off the Cuff" will be a weekly video series featuring sit-downs with C-suite execs about how they got to the corner office and beyond. Chris Matthews, ... [TVNewser]

Cable Nets Cover Veterans Day Wreath-Laying - Posted November 11, 2012
... [TVNewser]

Daily Caller Brass Says Apocalypse is Near - Posted November 5, 2012
For the last several months The Daily Caller's Editor-in-Chief Tucker Carlson has gone around town referring to his White House Correspondent ... [FishbowlDC]

Yes, the Election Will Be Determined by Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots - Posted November 5, 2012
Now, this is democracy at work and it comes to us from of an agency outside the U.S. no less. Just six weeks after turning print ads into iPhone loudspeakers for Coca-Cola, ... [AgencySpy]

CNN's Election Night Plans - Posted November 2, 2012
CNN's coverage of the Presidential election kicks off on Tuesday night at 6pmET. Wolf Blitzer and Anderson Cooper will anchor from ... [TVNewser]

That's Debatable! - Posted October 24, 2012
The Bipartisan Policy Center led a conversation Tuesday night at the Newseum with prominent journalists PBS's Judy Woodruff, ... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 24, 2012
Quotes of the Day WHAT THE HELL? "Why Nikki, is that a debate moderator on your shoulder?" -- The Washington Examiner's gossip scribe Nikki Schwab talking to herself with a miniature CNN's ... [FishbowlDC]

CBS' Bob Schieffer: Most Unmolested Mod? - Posted October 23, 2012
Of the four debate moderators this election year, CBS News's Bob Schieffer by far has been the least criticized. PBS's Jim Lehrer was thrown to the dogs by Democrats and their supporters for coming off as a pushover and seeming to let GOP Candidate Mitt Romney call the shots in ... [FishbowlDC]

Lou Dobbs Wasn't a Fan Of Candy Crowley's Debate Performance - Posted October 22, 2012
In a (rather terse) interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Fox Business anchor Lou Dobbs talks politics and debates with ... [TVNewser]

Where to Watch the Final Presidential Debate - Posted October 22, 2012
Tonight is the third and final Presidential debate of this election cycle. CBS' Bob Schieffer moderates at Lynn University in Boca Raton. Here's a round up of what the cable and broadcast networks have planned... ... [TVNewser]

SNL Takes on Town Hall Debate, and New York Accents - Posted October 21, 2012
"Saturday Night Live's" cold open was a send up of Tuesday's Town Hall debate moderated by CNN's Candy Crowley complete with the varied accents of New York residents like 38-year-old college student Jeremy Blaustein and Giants fan/agita... [TVNewser]

Ask Piranhamous Anything - Posted October 19, 2012
Today we have another installment of: "Ask Piranhamous Anything." And we do mean anything. Send your queries to FishbowlDC@mediabistro.com. This isn't an advice column -- Piranhamous doesn't know what the hell you should do with your life any more than you do -- and worse, he doesn't care. Try to keep... [FishbowlDC]

What Kind of Candy Best Reps Candy? - Posted October 18, 2012
This week we asked readers to choose between different types of candy to describe the performance of debate moderator CNN's Candy Crowley on Tue... [PRNewser]

What Kind of Candy Best Reps Candy? - Posted October 18, 2012
This week we asked readers to choose between different types of candy to describe the performance of debate moderator CNN's Candy Crowley on Tue... [FishbowlDC]

Conservative Outlets Not So Sweet on Candy - Posted October 17, 2012
The winner of Tuesday night's debate isn't quite as clear as the last time Barack Obama and Mitt Romney met. Both sides of the political aisle have spent the day debating who won. One thing is clear: Conservatives did not care for ... [FishbowlDC]

Different Focus | Booked | The Con Game - Posted October 17, 2012
TVNewser: Candy Crowley doesn't want people talking about ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Different Focus | Booked | The Con Game - Posted October 17, 2012
TVNewser: Candy Crowley doesn't want people talking about ... [FishbowlNY]

Candy Crowley: 'Goodness I Hope They Get Back to One Another' - Posted October 17, 2012
Candy Crowley, who's still being hit for her "terror" fact check at last night's Town Hall -- from VP nominee Paul Ryan ... [TVNewser]

Candy Interruptus - Posted October 17, 2012
Don't have enough stress in your life? Try watching this incredibly tense video compilation from NowThis News in which they document all the ways in which President Obama and Mitt Romney interrupt CNN's Candy Crowley. It's aptly called "Candy, Interrupted." Might want to schedule a massage before you watch. ... [FishbowlDC]

Debate Ratings: Most Channels Up From Round One, Fox News Poised to Tie Record Palin-Biden '08 Debate - Posted October 17, 2012
The second Presidential debate between Pres. Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney delivered massive ratings last night. As it did for ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Debate Ratings: Most Channels Up From Round One, Fox News Poised to Tie Record Palin-Biden '08 Debate - Posted October 17, 2012
The second Presidential debate between Pres. Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney delivered massive ratings last night. As it did for ... [FishbowlNY]

Candy Crowley: 'I Expected Them To Come At Me When I Would Try to Rein Them In' - Posted October 17, 2012
Tonight's Town Hall battle was more pitched and pointed than the first, as the two men running for president paced the stage answering questions from undecided voters, and follow-ups from moderator Candy Crowley. ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Candy Crowley: 'I Expected Them To Come At Me When I Would Try to Rein Them In' - Posted October 17, 2012
Tonight's Town Hall battle was more pitched and pointed than the first, as the two men running for president paced the stage answering questions from undecided voters, and follow-ups from moderator Candy Crowley. ... [FishbowlNY]

Pointing Out More Points as Obama and Romney Spar in Second Debate - Posted October 16, 2012
Here we go. Debate number two between Pres. Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. Romney won the coin toss, and was asked the first question from first-time voter college student Jeremy Epstein who is concerned about his future. Romney went so far as to promise him a job when he graduates... [TVNewser]

Press Tackles Uneasy Subject of Candy's Weight - Posted October 16, 2012
Given that CNN Candy Crowley appears on national TV on a regular basis, it's inevitable that she faces any and all kinds of comments about her appearance. But this is the second time that her looks, more specifically, h... [FishbowlDC]

Megyn Kelly on Debate Coverage: 'Let's not start criticizing the moderator before she's moderated' - Posted October 16, 2012
The Presidential debates have brought interest in the election to a fever pitch, and for Megyn Kelly and Bret Baier -- who are the face ... [TVNewser]

Where to Watch the Second Presidential Debate - Posted October 16, 2012
Tonight's Presidential debate, moderated by CNN's Candy Crowley, will be held at Hofstra University at 9pmET. Here's a round-up of what the broadcast and cable networks have planned. On ABC News, ... [TVNewser]

Crowley Speaks About Debate Controversy - Posted October 16, 2012
CNN's Candy Crowley appeared on "The Situation Room" to talk about the dust up yesterday over the debate she is moderating this evening. Both the Obama and Romney campaigns complained to the Commission on Presidential Debates about Crowley, due to comments she made in inter... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted October 16, 2012
Quotes of the Day "The tweeties. What are they called? They were blowing up today." -- Actress Rosie Perez on MSNBC's "Rachel Maddow Show" last night in reference to Twitter. Oh no he didn't. "For the record, Candy pronounces her last name wrong." -- TIME's ... [FishbowlDC]

Here's the Full 'Memo Of Understanding' That the Obama & Romney Campaigns and Commission on Presidential Debates Wanted To Keep Secret - Posted October 15, 2012
Last month we noted that advocacy groups asked the Commission on Presidential debates to release the secret documents that form as the basis for ... [TVNewser]

Carole Simpson On The Crowley Controversy - Posted October 15, 2012
The last woman to moderate a Presidential debate, Carole Simpson, appeared on MSNBC today to talk about the uproar over the campaigns complaining about CNN's Candy Crowley. Simpson, wh... [TVNewser]

Greta Van Susteren: 'It scares me that the campaigns and candidates may be a bunch of scaredy cats' - Posted October 15, 2012
Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren ... [TVNewser]

Obama, Romney Campaign Express Concern Over Candy Crowley's Role at Town Hall Debate - Posted October 15, 2012
A day ahead of the second presidential debate, the Obama and Romney campaigns are agreeing on one issue: the moderator's role in the Town Hall style debate. The campaigns complain CNN's Candy Crowley is planning to take liberties with her role ... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley's Debate Dilemma: 'Trying to find that space between cutting off the conversation too early or letting it go too long' - Posted October 15, 2012
Don't look for President Obama and Mitt Romney to play "Eat the Moderator" in their rematch tomorrow night, says CNN's Candy Crowley. With the format a Town Hall Meeting at Hofstra, the candidates are less likely t... [TVNewser]

Martha Raddatz Did Not Lehrer It Tonight - Posted October 11, 2012
Mostly praise is being heaped on ABC's Martha Raddatz for her turn as moderator of tonight's Vice Presidential debate. Republican reaction is less glowing, as Raddatz is being criticized for interrupting Rep. Ryan more than VP Bide... [TVNewser]

Martha Raddatz Did Not Lehrer It Tonight - Posted October 11, 2012
Mostly praise is being heaped on ABC's Martha Raddatz for her turn as moderator of tonight's Vice Presidential debate. Republican reaction is less glowing, as Raddatz is being criticized for interrupting Rep. Ryan more than VP Bide... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Martha Raddatz Did Not Lehrer It Tonight - Posted October 11, 2012
Mostly praise is being heaped on ABC's Martha Raddatz for her turn as moderator of tonight's Vice Presidential debate. Republican reaction is less glowing, as Raddatz is being criticized for interrupting Rep. Ryan more than VP Bide... [FishbowlNY]

CNN's Candy Crowley Talks to WHNT About Moderating the Next Presidential Debate - Posted October 11, 2012
Tonight's Vice Presidential debate will be moderated by ABC's Martha Raddatz, but next up is CNN's Candy Crowley... [TVSpy]

CNN's VP Debate Coverage to Feature Focus Group, Time Clock - Posted October 10, 2012
With multiple networks carrying the same programming tomorrow night -- the one and only Vice Presidential debate -- CNN has decided to feature real-time feedback from a focus group in Virginia, and a running time clock that tracks each candidate's speaking time which will be added up to determine the time... [TVNewser]

Jim Lehrer on the Debate: 'I understand why people were a little stunned by some of it' - Posted October 5, 2012
Jim Lehrer to critics: Bring it. PBS's Lehrer today insisted that he's unfazed by the avalanche of vitriolic responses to his moderator performance at Wednesday's presidential debate, seen ... [TVNewser]

Fact Checking To Play Big Role In CNN's Presidential Debate Coverage - Posted September 28, 2012
Covering the Presidential debates is tough for the cable news channels. Unlike on an election night, every channel is showing the same thing. The only real differences are in the content that goes into the pre and post-debate programming. CNN is planning to differentiate its programming by making f... [TVNewser]

It's Hard Out Here For A Debate Moderator - Posted September 24, 2012
B&C's Andrea Morabito has a lengthy look at the upcoming Presidential debates (subscription required), as well as interviews with the moderators. One of the overarching themes: while th... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: Roberts, Raddatz, Mitchell - Posted September 10, 2012
"Good Morning America"'s Robin Roberts checks into the hospital today to begin treatment for MDS. She wrote a brief blog post to fans thanking them for their support. "As momma use to say: 'We all got somethin'!'Lifting you up as you have for me...This too shall pass." ... [TVNewser]

Balancing Work, Family, The President And The DNC All Part of The Job For FNC's Ed Henry - Posted September 5, 2012
To say Fox News Channel's Ed Henry has been busy these past few months is something of an understatement. While it is hardly unusual for TV reporters to find themselves on the road for weeks or months at a time, it is an esp... [TVNewser]

Jim Lehrer: 'I have no regrets about saying what I did, or about changing my mind' - Posted August 27, 2012
Read my lips. No more debates. Jim Lehrer didn't use those words, but he might as well have. Lehrer's November pronouncement that he would never host another presidential debate, like George H. W. Bush's 1988 prom... [TVNewser]

For Female Journalists, Another Significant 'First' This Election Season On PBS - Posted August 17, 2012
When CNN's Candy Crowley on Monday was named moderator for one of the Presidential debates, it drew headlines. Br... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley On Presidential Debate Duties: 'I never knew I was in the running, or not in the running' - Posted August 14, 2012
CNN's Candy Crowley talks to the ... [TVNewser]

CNN Sending at Least 20 On-Airs to RNC, DNC - Posted August 14, 2012
The first sentence of CNN's just-released press release for convention coverage reads like this: CNN will offer viewers nonstop, unbiased programming across on-air and digital platforms at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions beginning later this month. It's as if CNN is saying, if you watc... [TVNewser]

Progress and Disappointment With Presidential Debate Moderator Selection - Posted August 14, 2012
As we noted yesterday, the upcoming Presidential debates between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama will feature a female moderator for the first time in 20... [TVNewser]

What Makes Bob Schieffer Shake? - Posted August 13, 2012
While Candy Crowley and Martha Raddatz are the newbies moderating this year's sanctioned major candidate debates, Jim Lehrer and ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Candy Crowley Will Moderate Presidential Debate Thanks to Petition on Change.org - Posted August 13, 2012
Emma Axelrod, Sammi Siegel, and Elena Tsemberis of Montclair High School started a campaign on the political action site Change.org after learning that a woman hadn't moderated the U.S. presidential debates since 1992. More than 120,000 people signed the petition. With their help, CNN's Candy Crowley will moderate the second presidential... [SocialTimes.com]

Presidential Debate Moderators Chosen - Posted August 13, 2012
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Morning Chatter - Posted August 13, 2012
Quotes of the Day "ENGAGED! My beautiful bride to be @augstums, and me, in Aspen." -- Todd Harris, media consultant and GOP political strategist. The Observer: Did Rich Lowry have a man... [FishbowlDC]

Mitt Romney to Announce VP Pick Saturday Morning; Paul Ryan Expected Running Mate - Posted August 10, 2012
Fox News broke into the 11pmET reair of "The O'Reilly Factor" with the news that Mitt Romney would be announcing his VP pick in the morning. Carl Cameron confirmed the announcement would be on the USS Wisconsin in Norfolk, VA at 9amET. ... [TVNewser]

What's Ric Grenell Tweeting? - Posted July 19, 2012
Ric Grenell, the short-lived foreign policy adviser to the Mitt Romney campaign, spends a lot of time tweeting, especially to send out sassy quips to journalists and news outlets. Last month he went ... [FishbowlDC]

Candy Crowley to Moderate Senate Debate - Posted July 13, 2012
CNN host Candy Crowley will moderate a Virginia Senate debate in a couple of weeks at the Virginia Bar Association's statewide meeting. The debate will feature U.S. Senate candidates George Allen (R) an... [PRNewser]

CNN, FNC Fail in Early Reporting of Health Care Ruling - Posted June 28, 2012
The expediency of TV news is not meeting well with the depth involved in the ruling on the Affordable Care Act of 2010, more commonly known as Obamacare. "Be cautious with us, we're trying to do the best we can," said Bill Hemmer on Fox News,... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley Roasted, Toasted at DC Awards Dinner - Posted June 14, 2012
Candy Crowley is the 2012 winner of the American News Women's Club Award for Excellence in Journalism, and the CNN anchor was roasted and toasted at a celebration dinner held at the National Press Club last night. The Hill ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Candy Crowley Roasted, Toasted at DC Awards Dinner - Posted June 14, 2012
Candy Crowley is the 2012 winner of the American News Women's Club Award for Excellence in Journalism, and the CNN anchor was roasted and toasted at a celebration dinner held at the National Press Club last night. The Hill ... [FishbowlNY]

Candy Crowley Roasted, Toasted at DC Awards Dinner - Posted June 14, 2012
Candy Crowley is the 2012 winner of the American News Women's Club Award for Excellence in Journalism, and the CNN anchor was roasted and toasted at a celebration dinner held at the National Press Club last night. The Hill ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List 5.14.12 - Posted May 14, 2012
Will the film ever get off the ground? Politico's Patrick Gavin brings us the story of Norman Kelley's plan to make a documentary about ... [FishbowlDC]

The FishbowlDC Interview With WaPo's Rubin - Posted May 11, 2012
When she's not harassing her liberal counterpart Greg Sa... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Networks Cover DC, MD, WI Primaries - Posted April 2, 2012
Primary season continues tomorrow as voters in Maryland, Wisconsin and Washington, DC head to the polls. Here's what the cable networks have planned for tomorrow night: On Fox News, Bret Baier will anchor a live "Special Report" at 11pmET. Baier will also anchor live cut-ins throughout FNC's usual primetime programming. ... [TVNewser]

Networks Slate Special Coverage of Super Tuesday - Posted March 5, 2012
Voters in 10 states head to the polls tomorrow to weigh in on the next GOP Presidential candidate. Here's the plan for Super Tuesday coverage on the broadcast and cable news and business networks. The broadcast networks: "Nightly News" anchor ... [TVNewser]

Network Plans for the Arizona and Michigan Primaries - Posted February 27, 2012
Voters in Michigan and Arizona go to the polls tomorrow. Polls close at 8pmET in Lower Michigan and most of the U.P. And and hour later, at 9pmET, in the Westernmost counties which are in the Central Time Zone. Polls close at 9pmET in Arizona. FNC will be live from 9pm -... [TVNewser]

More Political Coverage for Cable Networks as Week-Long Maine Caucus Concludes - Posted February 11, 2012
Another weekend of political coverage is underway as Maine's week-long GOP caucus concludes this evening. Although Maine's caucus is non-binding, the cable networks will devote special coverage to the results in prime time tonight. Chris Hayes... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 30, 2012
Quotes of the Day Campaign trail transport: the golf buggy "Oh my. Have arrived for Gingrich rally at The Villages. It's a retirement town, main mode of transport: the golf buggy." -- The Times of London's ... [FishbowlDC]

Broadcast, Cable Networks Plan State of the Union Coverage - Posted January 24, 2012
All four major broadcast networks, along with the cable news channels and the business networks, are planning special coverage for President Obama's third State of the Union address. The broadcast networks will kick off special coverage beginning at 9pmET -- anchored by ... [TVNewser]

Politico, with its 'Terminator Reporters,' Turns Five - Posted January 23, 2012
"It's truly a news organization that acts its age: a petulant 5-year-old concerned with only trivial matters," says David Gregory roasting Politico on its 5th birthday. Politico.com launched Jan. 23, 2007, the day of that year's State of the Union address. Early this morning, the site put up this video with... [TVNewser]

Former Penn State Coach Joe Paterno Dies - Posted January 22, 2012
Joe Paterno, the legendary coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions, who lost his job over the Jerry Sandusky scandal in November, died this morning after a short battle with lung cancer. Paterno, 85, is being memorialized with flowers and candles at his statue on the campus of Penn State, as... [TVNewser]

Cable News Plans for the First-in-the-Nation New Hampshire Primary - Posted January 9, 2012
With last week's marathon Iowa Caucus coverage behind them, the cable networks have turned their attention to New Hampshire, where the nation's first... [TVNewser]

Morning Chatter - Posted January 6, 2012
Quotes of the Day Live From New Hampshire: C-SPAN's Steve Scully interviews Politico's Jonathan Martin... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Networks Plan Special Coverage For Iowa - Posted January 2, 2012
Like their broadcast counterparts, the cable networks are getting an early start to the new year in Iowa ahead of Tuesday's caucus. On Fox News, Megyn Kelly, ... [TVNewser]

Newt Gingrich Endorsed by New Hampshire Union Leader - Posted November 27, 2011
Newt Gingrich's endorsement by the New Hampshire Union Leader today is a hot topic on the Sunday talk shows (except "Face the Nation" which was not live but inst... [FishbowlLA]

Newt Gingrich Endorsed by New Hampshire Union Leader - Posted November 27, 2011
Newt Gingrich's endorsement by the New Hampshire Union Leader today is a hot topic on the Sunday talk shows (except "Face the Nation" which was not live but inst... [TVNewser]

Eric Sherling Rejoins CNN as Director of DC Programming - Posted November 9, 2011
More job moves coming from the CNN Washington DC bureau. Eric Sherling, the former EP of "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer" before leaving for ABC's "Good ... [TVNewser]

Tom Bettag joins 'Rock Center' - Posted October 26, 2011
Tom Bettag is the latest hire at NBC's "Rock Center with Brian Williams." Bettag, who spent much of his 40 years in TV news working with Ted Koppel -- recently ... [TVNewser]

VandeHei Voices Disdain for Habitual Tweeting - Posted October 18, 2011
Mark McKinnon, political communications strategist and columnist for The Daily Beast, chatted with Politico's Executive Editor ... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Morning Panels: Only Males Need Apply - Posted October 14, 2011
Hide the toddlers. We're counting up the number of trouser snakes on the Sunday morning political talk show panels again this week and the picture is actually significantly hopeful. Program note: CNN's "State of the Union" with ... [FishbowlDC]

Cablers Plan Extended Weekend Coverage for Hurricane Irene - Posted August 26, 2011
It's all hands on deck for the cable news networks, even though many of those hands will be in the path of Hurricane Irene (satellite image above from 2:17pmET.) Fox News is planning to preempt the business block tomorrow from 10am-NoonET as well as "Huckabee," and Jeanin... [TVNewser]

Hurricane Irene Could Change Coverage Plans for Dedication of MLK Jr. Memorial - Posted August 25, 2011
The cable networks are planning special coverage Sunday morning for the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial in Washington, D.C. But Hurricane Irene could scrap some of the outdoor anchor positions the nets had been planning. And while the event will go on rain or shine, the ceremony... [TVNewser]

Summer Superlatives Winners, Part II - Posted August 15, 2011
Although she's mysteriously MIA, Ana Marie Cox still managed to win the Most Scandalous category of FishbowlDC's Summer Superlatives competition. Rivaled only by the Daily Caller's David Martosko, Cox pulled in an impressive 37... [FishbowlDC]

Cablers Head to Iowa for Straw Poll Coverage - Posted August 11, 2011
Yesterday we told you what the network Sunday morning shows were up to this weekend, now it is the cablers turn to put their focus on Iowa. With the Iowa Straw Poll slated for Satur... [TVNewser]

Rise and Shine with Live Politico Performance - Posted July 12, 2011
Politico's Turn the Table, the feature in which an editor or reporter interviews the hosts of the Sunday morning shows, is hosting a live performance this Friday morning at the Newseum. The hour is early -- 8 a.m. But you know what time Politicos rise on a daily basis, so, in... [FishbowlDC]

Couches, Cobi and Comcast at the Cable Show - Posted June 16, 2011
The 2011 Cable Show is in full gear in Chicago, and as usual a number of high-profile TV news personalities are in attendance to moderate panels, host shows and sign autographs. Fox News Channel's Steve Doocy made an appearance at the Fox ... [TVNewser]

Who Knew Candy Crowley Was Into Meditation? - Posted June 8, 2011
Tonight CNN's Candy Crowley will participate in an event that explores how transcendental meditation is being used to help at-risk students, veterans with PTSD and kids with learning disorders. The David Lynch Foundation is s... [FishbowlDC]

President Obama Addresses Parliament - Posted May 25, 2011
This morning, beginning at 10:50 AM, president Obama addressed Britain's Parliament. CNN covered it is a co-production with CNNI anchored by Wolf Blitzer, Suzanne Malveaux, Richard Quest, ... [TVNewser]

Good Morning FishbowlDC Readers - Posted January 31, 2011
QUOTES of the DAY Hands-down favorite weekend observation "Why do I get the feeling this guy is actually kind of a loser?" -- NJ's Susan Davis in a weekend tweet, with the accompanying photograph, above. ... [FishbowlDC]

Networks and Cable Channels Roll Out Key Talent For 2011 State Of The Union Coverage - Posted January 24, 2011
All four major broadcast networks, along with the cable news channels, are bringing out the big name talent for coverage of the 2011 State of The Union address Tuesday evening. On the broadcast networks, NBC has Brian Williams... [TVNewser]

State of CNNPolitics.com Preparations for State of the Union - Posted January 19, 2011
CNNPolitics.com is all ears for President Barack Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday,... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Cablers Ready for Live 112th Congress Coverage - Posted January 5, 2011
Today marks the first day of the 112th Congress, which brings with it several ceremonies --- including the swearing-in and the election of the Speaker of the House. The cablers are all ready for the coverage. Fox News Channel will start their coverage within normal programming at 11:30amET, which will include repo... [TVNewser]

CNN's Candy Crowley to Interview George W. Bush, Jeb Bush for Primetime Special - Posted November 10, 2010
Former President George W. Bush has been making the television rounds, first on NBC, ... [TVNewser]

Politico's 'Turn the Table' Goes Live - Posted November 9, 2010
Politico's Friday 'Turn the Table' feature, in which Editor-in-Chief John Harris interviews Sunday morning political show hosts, goes live at the Newseum this Friday at 8 a.m. Harris plans to break down the 2010 midterm results and look ahead to the 2012 presidential race with NBC's David Gregory, ABC's ... [FishbowlDC]

The Book Tour Begins: Former President, George W. Bush Speaks to Matt Lauer & FNC - Posted November 8, 2010
Former President George W. Bush's book, "Decision Points," comes out tomorrow. So what's on the former president's agenda to promote the book? Sean Hannity's interview with the former president at his ranch in... [TVNewser]

Look Into Your Crystal Balls - Posted October 29, 2010
WaPo's Outlook section has launched its 15th annual Crystal Ball contest. Top political journalists--including WaPo's Chris Cillizza, ABC's Amy Walter, CNN... [FishbowlDC]

Election 2010: Technology Front and Center for CNN's Midterm Election Coverage - Posted October 26, 2010
CNN has announced its coverage plans for the 2010 midterm elections. As in previous elections, new technology will be a major part of the coverage, with returning favorites like the "magic wall" and "data wall' being joined by the "CNN Election Matrix," which will break down data in a visual way. The... [TVNewser]

Fundraiser for Veteran CNN Cameraman Jerry Thompson & His Family - Posted October 17, 2010
A lot of notable tvnewsers will be at Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar in Washington, DC next month, all to help out CNN cameraman Jerry Thompson and his family: Wolf Blitzer, John King, Dana Milbank, ... [TVNewser]

CNN's Candy Crowley to MC Lab School Gala - Posted October 13, 2010
The Lab School, which teaches children with disabilities such as ADHD and Dyslexia, will celebrate its 26th annual gala on Nov. 17. CNN's Chief Political Correspondent Candy Crowley will be master of ceremonies. SKDKnickerbocker's Hilary Rosen... [FishbowlDC]

David Gregory to Moderate Florida Senate Debate - Posted September 27, 2010
NBC's "Meet the Press" anchor David Gregory will moderate a debate between the three candidates for the open U.S. Senate seat from Florida October 26 at 7 PM. The de... [TVNewser]

Fortune to Stream Some Sessions from Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit - Posted September 20, 2010
Fortune will stream select sessions f... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

The FishbowlDC Interview With CNN's Ed Hornick - Posted September 17, 2010
Say hello to CNN.co... [FishbowlDC]

CNN' Henry-Velshi Bromance Reignites - Posted August 30, 2010
When the cat's away the mice - in this case the mice being CNN's Senior White House Correspondent Ed Henry and Chief Business Correspondent Ali Velshi - will play. CNN's ... [FishbowlDC]

'MTP' Bringing Back Debate Series - Posted August 28, 2010
Starting Labor Day weekend, NBC's "Meet the Press" will host debates between candidates in competitive Senate races nationwide. David Gregory will moderate the in-studio debates, which begin with Florida candidates Kendrick Meek and Marco R... [TVNewser]

CNN's Candy Crowley to Moderate Florida Senate Debate - Posted August 26, 2010
CNN's Candy Crowley will moderate a debate featuring the three candidates for U.S. Senate from Florida, just 10 days before the election. The debate, co-sponsored by the St. Petersburg Times and the University of South Florida, will air during "State of the Un... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley: The Unlikely Cable News Host - Posted August 24, 2010
•WaPo's Style section has a lengthy front-page profile today of CNN's "State of the Union" anchor Candy Crowley. The profile examines Crowley's skepticism that she'd ever host her own program as well as the excitem... [TVNewser]

Did Journos Drop the Ball? FNC's Wallace Says Yes - Posted July 23, 2010
Politico has been running video previews of the Sunday morning political talk shows with Editor-in-Chief John Harris interviewing hosts. This week, however, Harris is out and Patrick Gavin is in as host of "Turn the Table." Topic of discussion? Race. "The White House should have taken the time to find out exactly... [FishbowlDC]

Candy Spices Up Show With Personal Q's - Posted July 22, 2010
CNN's Candy Crowley, who hosts "State of the Union," is adding spice to her Sunday show. It's a new feature called "Getting to Know..." where she asks her (sometimes) very stiff political guests off-beat questions during commercial breaks that loosen them up. "What do you do just for fun?" she recently asked... [FishbowlDC]

Whose Shoes: Revealed - Posted July 6, 2010
The tiger print ballet flats on today's contestant of our virtual game show "Whose Shoes?" belong to HuffPost Editor-in-Chief Arianna Huffington. She wore them to HuffPost's recent rooftop party atop its D.C. offices in honor of the publication's evening e-mail newsletter, HuffPost Hill. Guesses included CNN's Candy Crowley... [FishbowlDC]

Nets Announce Coverage of Oval Office Address - Posted June 14, 2010
President Obama will make his first address on the oil spill from the Oval Office tomorrow evening. This comes after his tour of the region today, but before he meets with BP execs on Wednesday. Each network will carry the address, which begins at 8pm. Katie Couric, Lester Holt (substituting for... [FishbowlDC]

ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC to Carry Oval Office Address - Posted June 14, 2010
Tomorrow evening, President Barack Obama will deliver his first address from the Oval Office since the start ... [TVNewser]

Wolf Well-Done: CNN Toasts to 20 Years of Blitzer - Posted June 1, 2010
Last week, thirty-nine of Wolf Blitzer's closest colleagues including David Bohrman, Candy Crowley, ... [FishbowlDC]

Cable Newsers Covering State Primaries - Posted May 17, 2010
Tomorrow, May 18 will see a number of key statewide Republican and Democratic primaries, including elections in Pennsylvania, Arkansas and Kentucky. When there is politics involved, you can bet the cable newsers will be all over it. MSNBC has Chris Matthews and ... [TVNewser]

Politico's Answer to Sunday Morning Talk - Posted April 16, 2010
> Latest Update: We hear NBC's MTP and David Gregory took a pass on participating in the first video, but it looks like they may be tempted to change their minds after seeing all of the other Sunday show hosts take part. Sunday morning political TV is seeing a number of changes... [FishbowlDC]

The Most Powerful People in TV News - Posted April 13, 2010
TVWeek has released their "10 Most Powerful in TV News" list today. Who else but Fox News President Roger Ailes (who has long been called the "most powerful name" in news) tops the list. For as much as cable and national news channels squabble amongst themselves, all vying to be on... [FishbowlDC]

Networks Scramble as Obama Makes Surprise Trip to Afghanistan - Posted March 28, 2010
Just before NoonET, the cable networks began reporting the news that Pres. Obama had landed in Kabul, Afghanistan for a brief, but previously unannounced trip. Fox News anchor Jamie Colby reported the news at 11:51am, as did NBC White House correspondent Mike Viqueira on MSNBC. CNN's ... [TVNewser]

Friedman Praises ABC, Warns CNN of Loss - Posted March 24, 2010
Whatever you think about CNN, ABC and the decision for Christiane Amanpour to host "This Week," there's no doubt it's causing a stir. Yesterday we had WaPo's Tom Shales ... [FishbowlDC]

Coverage Notes for Health Care Vote - Posted March 20, 2010
Here are some notes for cable news coverage this Sunday as the health care reform bill heads to a vote tomorrow afternoon: • Fox News Channel will be live Saturday and Sunday. Weekday anchors Bill Hemmer and Martha MacCallum will be in for "America's Newsroom at 9amET, and ... [TVNewser]

Inside Washington's RTCA Dinner - Posted March 18, 2010
Politicians and journalists descended upon the Washington Convention Center last night for the 2010 Radio and TV Correspondent's Association dinner. We spoke to CNN's Candy Crowley who was looking forward to sharing the table with Kathy Griffin, but thought the crowd noise might be a problem. She told us, "I'm worried I... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley: "No Burning Desire" to Do Opinion Journalism - Posted March 13, 2010
More than one month after succeeding John King as anchor of CNN's State of the Union, ... [TVNewser]

'John King' EP Michelle Jaconi: 'I Just Gotta Get Dinner on the Table' - Posted March 10, 2010
It's been four months since Lou Dobbs announced his resignation from CNN and vacated the 7pmET time slot. In ... [TVNewser]

Will They Dance; Will He Make Her Cry? - Posted March 4, 2010
This Sunday takes an entertaining twist on CNN. Candy Crowley is scheduled to interview former Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-Texas) on "State of the Union" -- we hope he'll leave his dancing shoes home. And WaPo's Howie Kurtz will i... [FishbowlDC]

Health Care Summit: Coverage Plans - Posted February 24, 2010
On Thursday, President Obama is holding a bipartisan health care summit in Washington. Here are the coverage plans so far for the cable networks: Wo... [TVNewser]

NJ's Livingston Heads to CNN - Posted February 11, 2010
NJ's "The Hotline" TV Editor Abby Livingston is going to work for CNN as an assistant producer to correspondent John King's new evening show. She'll be working closely with executive producer Michelle Jaconi, who produced King's "Sta... [FishbowlDC]

Candy's Debut, Slimdown, Tulips and Women - Posted February 8, 2010
CNN's Candy Crowley has dropped five dress sizes. It was evident in her debut appearance Sunday of the show she now hosts, "State of the Union." And people around town are noticing. "Girlfriend totally looks like a different person," said a source who occasionally runs into her doing errands. As reported by our... [FishbowlDC]

Clinton to Crowley: 'You Have a lot to Contribute to Sunday Morning Television' - Posted February 7, 2010
For her first show, Candy Crowley scored the Secretary of State. Before they got to talking about Al Qaeda, North Korea, health care and even Chelsea Clinton's wedding dress, Secy. ... [TVNewser]

'I think it doesn't hurt every once in a while to do something a little different' - Posted February 5, 2010
•CBS's Bob Schieffer is hosting "Face the Nation" from Miami Sunday, and he tells Politico that the Super bowl is "such a part of American culture that it's an interesting thing to be a part of." As for his newest Sunday show competitor, Schi... [TVNewser]

Candy Crowley: 'I'm Not Going to Argue that When You Turn on the TV, You Basically Get Young, Blonde, Thin Women' - Posted February 5, 2010
The double standard is alive and well in the news business. Or is it? Candy Crowley's appointment as anchor of CNN's "State of the Union" - she debuts Sunday -- has re-ignited that contentious debate. Particularly among women. To wit: Would Crowley have been chosen if... [TVNewser]

Candy Lovers Unite - Posted February 2, 2010
The Candy Crowley fans should go wild over this. CNN unveils the new logo for "State of the Union", which Crowley now hosts. ... [FishbowlDC]

Journos are Crazy for Candy - Posted February 1, 2010
Journalists around town are giddy about CNN's Candy Crowley, the newly announced host of the network's Sunday morning show, "State of the Union." She's the only woman in a Sunday morning anchor chair. She's the only woman... [FishbowlDC]

Candy Crowley: "I Am First, Last, and Always a Reporter. And I'm Not Giving That Up." - Posted January 31, 2010
Talk about timing. Candy Crowley found out last Wednesday she's the new anchor of CNN's Sunday morning public affairs program State of the Union. She got word "right before the... [TVNewser]

CNN's Candy Crowley Calls Sunday the "Sweet Spot" - Posted January 31, 2010
CNN's Candy Crowley will anchor CNN's Sunday morning program, "State of the Union". President Jonathan Klein announced today that the senior political correspondent will take... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Also Announces New Sunday Lineup - Posted January 31, 2010
Included in today's CNN press release announcing Candy Crowley as new 'State of the Union' anchor, is a paragraph about the network's re-vamped Sunday morning lineup. Of note is a shorter SOTU, now one hour, to be updated for its noon re-airing (all times ET): The new Sunday line... [TVNewser]

New 'SOTU' Anchor To Be Announced This Morning - Posted January 31, 2010
Breaking: Today on CNN's 'State of the Union', anchor John King — who will be taking over the 7pmET time slot on CNN — told viewers he will announce his SOTU successor at the end of the 9amET hour today. King also tweeted this morning, "Tune in to SOTU today — lot... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Tryouts? - Posted January 4, 2010
With a couple soon-to-be-departing Sunday show anchors taking some time off over the last few weeks, we may have been witnessing a mini tryout during the holidays. ... [TVNewser]

Dittus to Throw Thomas a Party - Posted December 28, 2009
Helen Thomas, the Grande Dame of White House reporters, is set to celebrate her 50th anniversary of covering the White House at the Kalorama home of Gloria Dittus. Di... [FishbowlDC]

CNN Begins Looking for a 'SOTU' Replacement - Posted December 23, 2009
Politico's Michael Calderone hears that CNN has begun contacting potential replacements for John King on "State of the U... [TVNewser]

Coverage Plans: President Obama's Afghanistan Address Tonight - Posted December 1, 2009
President Obama will address the nation from West Point at 8pmET on his Afghanistan plans. TVNewser reported yesterday that all networks will carry Obama's primetime address. As far as we know so far, here's how the nets and cablers will cover... • CBS: Katie Couric will anchor CBS' live b... [FishbowlDC]

Jon Klein: CNN is "Extremely Committed" to SOTU - Posted November 16, 2009
More from Marisa Guthrie's B&C story on the Sunday shows. CNN/U.S. president Jon Klein says he is "extremely committed" to the network's four-hour Sunday show "State of the Union with John King," which includes the medi... [TVNewser]

Ronnie Cho Bares (Almost) All at HBO Screening of "By the People" - Posted November 4, 2009
... [FishbowlDC]

November '09 Elections: Cable Plans - Posted November 2, 2009
Tomorrow, polls will open following an off-year election season that's included closely followed races in Virginia, New Jersey, and New York. Here is a rundown of special coverage on the cable networks: Wolf Blitzer will be in D.C. anchoring... [TVNewser]

Election Day Coverage Plans - Posted November 2, 2009
• MSNBC: White House correspondent and political director Chuck Todd will anchor the 11am and 2pm hours on MSNBC from Washington tomorrow. Ed Schultz will take over the 4pm hour. Following the regularly scheduled primetime lineup, live editions will air of "Countdown with ... [FishbowlDC]

Kennedy Coverage - Posted August 26, 2009
Network specials and coverage of Ted Kennedy's death are being announced. Here's a rundown: ABC News ABC News will broadcast an hour special on the passing of Senator Ted Kennedy, anchored by Charles Gibson from Hyannis Port, MA and Diane Sawyer in New York. The ABC News Special, "Remembering ... [FishbowlDC]

Around the Blogs: Candy, Chuck and Presidential Summer Reading - Posted August 24, 2009
• TVNewser: The Bethesda home of CNN's Cand... [FishbowlDC]

Candy Crowley's "Reporter's Retreat" - Posted August 24, 2009
The Bethesda, Maryland home of CNN's Candy Crowley is featured in a photo spread in the new issue of the DC-area publication HOME & DESIGN Magazine. "I put things around my house f... [TVNewser]

Taking Out The Trash: Hollywood Edition - Posted August 18, 2009
What we almost missed today... • Wolf Blitzer, George Stephanopoulos, Cokie Roberts, Candy Crowley, ... [FishbowlDC]

Newsers on Millionaire - Posted August 18, 2009
Tonight, PBS' Gwen Ifill will appear as a part of the "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" special, primetime run. For the 10th Anniversary celebration of the show, original host Regis Philbin returned and introduced a new life-line called "Ask the Expert" where... [TVNewser]

Birthday "Blitz!" CNN's Situation Room Celebrates 4 Years - Posted August 10, 2009
Happy 4th birthday to CNN's Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer! Wolf toasted his anniversary on air today...only to get jabbed by fellow CNN anchor Jack Cafferty who said to Blitzer, "You kno... [FishbowlDC]

"Oh God, Don't Say 'Birthers,' Whatever You Do" - Posted August 4, 2009
Candy Crowley said the "B" word on "Lou Dobbs Tonight" tonight. Candy apologized. Lou laughed. ... [TVNewser]

Sonia Sotomayor Hearings Underway - Posted July 13, 2009
The Sonia Sotomayor confirmation hearings are underway on Capitol Hill. The three cable news channels are covering them live, as is PBS. HLN is keeping a small box in the lower right corner reminding anyone watching in an airport that the hearings are on. And PBS is doing it old-school --... [TVNewser]

More Sotomayor Coverage Notes: CNN - Posted July 9, 2009
Wolf Blitzer will anchor CNN's special coverage of the confirmation hearings on Judge Sonia Sotomayor's nomination beginning Monday at 10am. Blitzer will be joined by CNN's Gloria Borger, Candy Crowley, ... [FishbowlDC]

And Now For the Next Big Live Event... Sonia Sotomayor - Posted July 7, 2009
As we were live blogging the Michael Jackson memorial service it got us thinking about the next big live news event - the confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor, which begins Monday. So far, here's what you can expect: the cable news channels are planning on taking the Senate Judiciary... [TVNewser]

Steinem's Women's Media Center Holds First Annual Media Awards - Posted June 18, 2009
Last night marked the first annual Women's Media Center Media Awards at the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation in midtown. Catered and cozy, the event took place in a small, packed room brimming with well-established female media t... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Steinem's Women's Media Center Holds First Annual Media Awards - Posted June 18, 2009
Last night marked the first annual Women's Media Center Media Awards at the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation in midtown. Catered and cozy, the event took place in a small, packed room brimming with well-established female media t... [FishbowlNY]

Morning Reading List 05.20.09 - Posted May 20, 2009
Good morning FishbowlDC! Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line. Happy Birthday to ... [FishbowlDC]

Amanpour, Crowley and Maddow Honored|SeattlePI.com Grows|AARP Readership Climbs|Lincoln Biographer David Herbert Donald Dies|NC Paper Asks For $50K Loan - Posted May 19, 2009
TVNewser: CNN's ... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Amanpour, Crowley and Maddow Honored|SeattlePI.com Grows|AARP Readership Climbs|Lincoln Biographer David Herbert Donald Dies|NC Paper Asks For $50K Loan - Posted May 19, 2009
TVNewser: CNN's ... [FishbowlNY]

Amanpour, Crowley, Maddow Honored - Posted May 19, 2009
CNN's Christiane Amanpour and Candy Crowley and MSNBC's Rachel Maddow are among the honorees of the Women's Media Center's first annual WMC Media Awards. The ceremony will be held June 17 at the Sackler Foundation in New York. WMC was f... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted January 9, 2009
Meet the Press: Bill Cosby, DC Mayor Adrian Fenty, Dr. Alvin F. Poussaint, Rep. Maxine Waters and a roundtable with former Rep. ... [FishbowlDC]

Crowley Asks Bush About Shoe Toss "In a Slightly Different Way" - Posted December 16, 2008
Well, she went there. TVNewser has obtained the transcript from Candy Crowley's interview with President ... [TVNewser]

Crowley Interviews Pres. Bush at White House - Posted December 16, 2008
CNN's Candy Crowley sits down today with President George W. Bush at the White House. The interview will air throughout The Situation Room, from 4-7pmET. According to the CNN release, "Crowley plans to ask Mr. Bush to reflect on the current state of the country's economy, his recent trip to Iraq and... [TVNewser]

Who's Front Row at Obama Presser? - Posted November 7, 2008
(There's actually three "front rows"...left, front, center) ...and Nedra Pickler will get the first question, we hear... A FishbowlDC spy sends in a rough roster: Ken Bazinet (NY Daily News), Christina Bellantoni (WaTimes), CBS, NBC, ... [FishbowlDC]

TVNewser Covers Election Night - Posted November 4, 2008
Okay TVNewser fans, here's the deal. Steve's on his way to cover election night at CNN and FBN. He'll be back around 7:30pmET to get the live blog up and running. I'll be heading to ABC and CBS. (We got the big denial from NBC/MSNBC). We'll be back with stories, plenty... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted October 31, 2008
Meet the Press: Fred Thompson and Sen. John Kerry (D-MA), and a roundtable with Washington Post's David Broder, NBC's David Gregory, NPR's ... [FishbowlDC]

The Year of the Women? - Posted October 30, 2008
From today's mediabistro.com Morning Newsfeed: Salon's Rebecca Traister writes, if 2004 was "Jon Stewart's career-making elec... [TVNewser]

Boys (and Girls) on the (Stockholm) Bus: Election Coverage '08 - Posted October 29, 2008
Well, here's a description of the inside of the Obama plane you don't come across everyday:It felt like the Lord of the Flies in there...The people who have been there for a long time have all of their little decorations and knickknacks all over the back of the plane. Everyone's a... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Boys (and Girls) on the (Stockholm) Bus: Election Coverage '08 - Posted October 29, 2008
Well, here's a description of the inside of the Obama plane you don't come across everyday:It felt like the Lord of the Flies in there...The people who have been there for a long time have all of their little decorations and knickknacks all over the back of the plane. Everyone's a... [FishbowlNY]

CNN/TIME Politics '08: Late Afternoon Sessions - Posted October 13, 2008
The 10th floor of the Time Warner Center was packed with journalists, college students and others today, as CNN and Time Magazine co-hosted their Politics 2008 conference. TVNewser twittered two of ... [TVNewser]

Scenes From Today's Time Politics 2008 Summit - Posted October 13, 2008
Peggy Noonan greets her fans after her panel. See our twitter panel coverage here. Mark Penn... [morningmedianewsfeed]

Scenes From Today's Time Politics 2008 Summit - Posted October 13, 2008
Peggy Noonan greets her fans after her panel. See our twitter panel coverage here. Mark Penn... [FishbowlNY]

Anderson Cooper, Lewis Black and More at Time Warner - Posted October 13, 2008
TVNewser will be attending, "Politics 2008 — The Media Conference for the Election of the President," co-hosted by Time Magazine and CNN at the Time Warner Center, today and tomorrow (... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted October 10, 2008
Meet the Press: NJ Gov. Jon Corzine (D), former Rep. Rob Portman (R-OH), Wall Street Journal's Paul Gigot and Discovery Channel's Ted Koppel. Face the Nation: ... [FishbowlDC]

Presidential Debate Round #2 - Posted October 7, 2008
Here are some of the coverage plans for tonight's town hall style debate at Belmont University in Nashville moderated by NBC's Tom Brokaw. All the following networks will carry the debate. • ABC: The team of Gibson, Sawyer and Stephanopolous will anchor again, this time from three different cities. Charlie Gibson wi... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted October 3, 2008
Meet the Press: Democratic strategist Paul Begala and Republican strategist Mike Murphy, and a roundtable with NBC's David Gregory, PBS' Gwen Ifill, Wall Street ... [FishbowlDC]

Covering the Veeps - Posted October 2, 2008
The cablers have been employing countdown clocks more than eight hours before the debate tonight, and all networks are gearing up for coverage: • ABC — Charlie Gibson, Diane Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos anchor from New ... [TVNewser]

The Ticker: CBS, CNN, ABC... - Posted September 30, 2008
> Saturday's 48 Hours Mystery premiere, featuring an exclusive interview with Shawn Hornbeck, won its time slot in Total Viewers and the A25-54 demo. It was the program's best delivery in Total Viewers since November 27, 2007. ... [TVNewser]

Morning Reading List, 09.18.08 - Posted September 18, 2008
Good morning Washington. Got a blind item, interesting link, funny note, comment, birthday, anniversary or anything of the sort for Morning Reading List? Drop us a line or let us know in the tips box below. We've got your morning mix of media Muesli after the... [FishbowlDC]

Feeding the CNN Army, Guests, and EMS Too - Posted September 2, 2008
So we're on our way to interview Gretchen Carlson at the Fox Experience, but we stopped off at the incredibly neon decked-out CNN Grill. CNN analyst Roland Martin is doing his radio show fro... [TVNewser]

The Ticker (Obama Edition): Unity, CNN, FNC... - Posted July 28, 2008
> The Los Angeles Times' writes, despite an email warning to "maintain professional decorum," some in the Unity Conference of journalists yesterday gave a standing ovation to Sen. Barack Obama. The remarks were broadcast live on CNN.... [TVNewser]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted July 25, 2008
Meet the Press: Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) Face the Nation: Sens. Chuck Hagel (R-NE) and Jack Reed (D-RI). This Week: John McCain and a roundtable with for... [FishbowlDC]

Did You Make Obama's Cut? - Posted July 21, 2008
There are so many journalists eager to join Sen. Barack Obama on his European trip that the campaign simply can't accommodate all of them on the plane. Lynn Sweet blogged a few days back: ... [FishbowlDC]

Candy Crowley: The FishbowlDC Interview - Posted April 9, 2008
Say hello to CNN political correspondent Candy Crowley. What word do you routinely misspell? Guliani? gulliani? giuliani? What's the name of your cell phone ring? "Loud Beeps" What time did you get up this morning? 4:30am. When did you last cry and why? This morning. See above. . How many emails do you receive a day,... [FishbowlDC]

Sunday Show Preview - Posted April 4, 2008
Meet the Press: Obama supporter Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA), Clinton supporter Gov. Ed Rendell (D-PA) and Tom Brokaw, Michael Eric Dyson and Amb. Andrew Young. Face the Nation: Howard Dean, The Washington Post National Editor Rajiv Chandrasekaran, McClatchy Newspapers Chief Pentagon Correspondent Nancy Youssef and CBS News Chief Foreign Correspondent Lara Logan... [FishbowlDC]

Morning Reading List, 10.01.07 - Posted October 1, 2007
Good morning Washington. Who should play Obama in a movie? The Illinois senator says Denzel Washington. Most of you have not even used a VHS in more than a year. Do you even own one anymor... [FishbowlDC]

Arianna In Our In Box - Posted January 22, 2007
It's a rare thing for the HuffPo to pimp one of their columns to us. Rarer, still, for it to be one of Arianna's own. But this one takes the media to task. And what better place to do that than on mediabistro.com? Her column, with its post-modern headline, ... [FishbowlLA]

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