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Fox Walks A Fine Line In Prepping Debate

GOP candidates square off at voters first forum in New Hampshire on Aug. 3, 2015. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)
GOP candidates square off at voters first forum in New Hampshire on Aug. 3, 2015. (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Fox News is the most influential cable news provider for conservative-leaning audiences so, naturally, they are hosting the first televised Republican debate on Thursday evening.

NPR’s David Folkenflik talks with Here & Now‘s Jeremy Hobson about whether the network chooses favorites and about the fine line that must be walked in asking tough questions but not irritating their conservative base.

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