Lyle Gamm, a documentary veteran who recently held forth at Participant Media, has joined CNN as senior vice president, current, at the news unit’s Original Series operation. He reports to Amy Entelis, EVP of talent and content development at CNN Worldwide.
Trump’s campaign likened CNN to a public relations firm for Democrats after rejection of its first advertisement, which discussed allegations against former Vice President Joe Biden that the network said had been proven false by several news organizations.
The 30-second ad puts forth the president’s view of the impeachment inquiry, relying on assertions that the network called “demonstrably false.”
Primetime lineups on Fox News, MSNBC and CNN have all improved by double digits since the proceedings were announced.
CNN appears to have been the target of yet another planned attack that was struck down by the FBI. According to CNN, an Army soldier discussed bomb-making techniques and bombing a major American news network’s headquarters.
CNN and The New York Times will jointly host the next Democratic presidential debate in mid-October, the outlets announced Friday. The debate will be held at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio, on Oct. 15 and feature 11 candidates who have already been announced as meeting the qualifications for the debate stage.