The Caucus: Rushing to Report the Health Ruling, and Getting It Wrong The initial reports from CNN and Fox News got the Supreme Court's health care ruling wrong, causing a day's worth of consternation and second-guessing. Rush to report US health ruling trips up CNN, Fox In the rush to report the Supreme Court's health care decision on Thursday, CNN and Fox News Channel initially got the story wrong, briefly worrying President Barack Obama, delighting Republican lawmakers and reminding journalists that accuracy trumps speed. FOX NEWS POLL: Obama, Romney can't fix the economy In a tight presidential race that both candidates say will turn on the economy, majorities of American voters believe neither has a plan to improve things. Rush to report health ruling trips up CNN, Fox NEW YORK In the rush to report the Supreme Courts health care decision on Thursday, CNN and Fox News Channel initially got the story wrong, briefly worrying President Barack Obama, delighting Republican lawmakers and reminding journalists that accuracy trumps speed. CNN And Fox News Both Bungle Supreme Court Ruling; One Apologizes "You guys really suck at journalism," wrote an angry follower of the CNN Breaking News Twitter feed. Internet spanks CNN, Fox News for blown Supreme Court reportage Both networks quickly correct their errors. CNN, Fox News jump gun, get health ruling wrong In the rush to report the Supreme Court's health care decision on Thursday, CNN and Fox News Channel initially got the story wrong, briefly worrying President Barack Obama, delighting Republican lawmakers and reminding journalists that accuracy trumps speed. While FOX News continues to soar, CNN faces lowest ratings in 21 years The 24-hour cable news channel's ratings are declining at least twice as fast as those of competitors like Fox News and MSNBC. Fox News Explains Supreme Court Reporting Mistake, Rips CNN The news network fired back at critics who accused it of jumping the gun in its reporting of the high court's health care ruling. read more CNN and Fox News fail misreport Supreme Court's health care ruling early By Eric Deggans, Times TV/Media Critic Thursday, June 28, 2012 It's not the kind of news that cable newschannels like to make. But both CNN and Fox News made big mistakes in early reporting on the Supreme Court's ruling on health care legislation this morning, telling viewers on air and on social media that the court had struck down the law's individual mandate when it had not. "It appears as if ...
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