COMMENTARY BY MATT LEWIS

Wanted: Less Terrible TV Political Coverage

Everyone knows there’s a problem with televised political coverage. The big question is how to fix it. Whether it’s cable news or the Sunday morning talk shows, something just doesn’t seem right. One gets the sense that they’re flailing, that the world has changed, but they haven’t. That they’re trying to figure out how to make it work, but so far it’s not coming together.