CNN is taking a position — “the government is broken” — and pushing it on television and online. The first of the “Broken Government” series aired Thursday at 7pm, hosted by Jack Cafferty. His lede: “It’s my fervent hope that every single incumbent on the ballot will lose. It’s time to start over.”
Here’s the first five minutes of the show:
The show re-aired at 11pm, and at least three clips from it are featured on CNN.com this afternoon. And it repeats again tonight at 11pm…
> Coming up next week: “The Do Nothing Congress,” “Two Left Feet,” “Where the Right Went Wrong,” and more, at 8pm each night…
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