>Sen. Rockefeller criticizes 24-hour cable news cycle

>http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1

You can watch the entire opening statement here.

What do you think of Sen. Rockefeller’s opening statement to the Federal Communications Commission? Granted, the FCC doesn’t have much control over cable news shows because they aren’t delivered over broadcast airwaves. However, he makes a point about how cable news channels, particularly Fox News and MSNBC, their “endless barking” and their dumbing down of America.