June 9, 2014, "CNN’s Chris Cuomo: The Media’s Been Giving Hillary a ‘Free Ride’," MediaIte, by Josh Feldman
"CNN anchor Chris Cuomo made an aside at the end of a segment about Hillary Clinton this morning, remarking that the media has been pumping up her campaign and giving her a “free ride” so far. Clinton will almost definitely run for president in 2016, and she has a lot of interviews lined up for this week about her new book; a precursor of sorts to an eventual, ever-so-slightly inevitable run.
Clinton, of course, hasn’t said anything definitive about her 2016 ambitions, but Cuomo observed today that she’s “freezing pockets” by getting donors to send her money before she’s made any official announcement yet, which would cause problems if she decides not to run after all.
Cuomo then observed, “We couldn’t help her any more than we have. She’s got just a free ride so far from the media! We’re the biggest ones promoting her campaign, so it better happen.” Watch the video below, via CNN:"...Chris Cuomo and co-host Brooke Baldwin, June 9, 2014: