Mark Lukasiewicz, dean of the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication , spoke with the Associated Press about the performance of CBS News’ moderators during the Feb. 25 Democratic primary debate in South Carolina, which many media critics said lacked control of an unruly group of candidates.
“These are good journalists, every one of them,” said Lukasiewicz. “But being a journalist and being a debate moderator are different functions. And they did not do a good job.” Read more.
Dean Lukasiewicz is a former network news executive who has produced live coverage of 10 presidential debates and four presidential elections.