After 25 years in DC chattering on TV about politics there is still nothing better than where I first started -- on C-SPAN, chatting with callers. Brian Lamb is retiring this year, but not surprisingly the phenomenon he created goes on without skipping a beat -- confirming his genius and his humility. Thankfully C-SPAN veteran Susan Swain takes the helm, and the flame. And the fabulous Steve Scully is still on hand, guiding guests and callers to common ground.
In a Friday surprise, MSNBC political analyst Craig Crawford announced on his CQ Politics blog Trail Mix today that he is leaving the network. "Three months short of my current contract," he wrote, "I sent the following to the boss,... Read Post
In our chat before the latest flap, C-SPAN's CEO put the matter to rest, in my view. Brian Lamb, also a founder of the cable... Read Post