‘Why Go After NPR?’

by Kathryn Jean Lopez

Andrea Mitchell just asked this of Eric Cantor on MSNBC. The answer is simply the answer to many Why Go After questions now and in the coming months: Because our representatives in Washington must be good fiscal stewards. And, in this case: Elmo can make it on his own. (One of a number of reasons to like the little red guy.) And when they are off talking points, it appears NPR execs may even admit it.