Aug
16
2010

Situation Room Still Scaring on Social Security

As FAIR documented in an August 11 action alert, CNN's The Situation Room was featuring alarmist views on Social Security, particularly from the network's political analyst David Gergen. We know CNN has heard from activists;Wolf Blitzer's email response was, "I am certain this subject isn't going away." Sure enough, the show was back at it on Friday (8/13/10)–though little had changed. This time around, the guests were familiar CNN pundits Gergen and Gloria Borger. The problems began with Blitzer's teaser for the segment: "Are politicians too scared though to try to save the program?" The issue isn't at all whether […]