ABC– Kate Snow handled “tension in the Clinton campaign” story, laying out full storyline since the Philadelphia debate. Included Shaheen update, brief sound from Thursday’s debate.
Charlie Gibson’s “Who Is?” focused on Biden, highlighting role of accident that took Sen.-elect’s wife, daughter when he was 29. Thoughts of suicide even felt “rational” at the time. More on the package here.
CBS– Campaign Notebook included Shaheen update, Romney calling Huckabee “liberal” (before reporters, not Iowans), and Giuliani immigration ad. From IA, Jeff Greenfield said debate lacked conflict.
NBC– Brian Williams termed debate “civil” and “polite.” Andrea Mitchell covered Shaheen’s resignation, quoted Clinton aides saying campaign wasn’t involved in initial comments, with Obama aides saying episode was “deliberate.”