Media Springs into Action… CNN Host Says Ryan Pick ‘Looks a Little Bit Like Some Sort of Ticket Death Wish’ (Video)
That didn’t take long.
CNN’s Candy Crowley led off the attacks against Paul Ryan today saying,
“This looks a little bit like some sort of ticket death wish.”
NewsBusters has the transcript:
CANDY CROWLEY, CNN: We’ve already had this debate. All they have to do at Obama Reelect is open up the files because this debate has already happened. They just bring it back, it goes, it is, you know, what they talk about. But I think the other thing that’s worth pointing out is not every Republican has signed on to this kind of, I mean, they will publicly. But there is some trepidation…
GLORIA BORGER, CNN: They’re afraid.
CROWLEY: …that this might be, looks a little bit like some sort of ticket death wish. That, oh, my gosh, do we really want to talk about these thing? Is this where we want to go when the economy is so bad? We could have stayed on that.
UPDATE: Andrea Mitchell added this at MSNBC, “This is a base election. This is not a pick for suburban moms, this is not a pick for women.”