In their “Elections and Campaigns” class, Professor of Political Science Iva Deutchman and President Mark D. Gearan lead a conversation between their students and journalist John King. The CNN Chief National Correspondent telephoned the class on Thursday morning to offer his insights into the Presidential race.
7-20-13 Longtime White House correspondent Helen Thomas has died, sources tell CNN's Candy Crowley and John King. Thomas was 92. Thomas was considered the dean of the White House press corps, as she was the longest-serving White House journalist. She reported on administrations since 1960, when she began covering then-President-elect John F. Kennedy and his family. Thomas retired in 2010 after she made controversial comments regarding Jewish people.