Bob Schieffer ignores reports of Rep. Cummings’ role in IRS scandal; Citizens eulogize journalism

CBS News’ Bob Schieffer interviewed Rep. Elijah Cummings on Face the Nation this morning. New information suggests that, upon request from some Democrats, Lois Lerner worked to provide Cummings, the ranking Dem on the House Oversight Committee, with information regarding the targeted conservative group True the Vote.

You might think this potential bombshell would have been worthy of a question or two, but Schieffer apparently did not, as Newsbusters noted:

The topic of Cummings’ relationship with Lois Lerner wasn’t worth a single mention?

How very unsurprising.

Schieffer did of course find the time to ask Cummings this:

Gee, what answers do you think Cummings gave?

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