CNN has set March 22 as the launch date for John King’s nightly 7 o’clock show, dubbed “John King, USA.” Hourlong is described as “a fresh look at politics in and out of Washington,” with a focus on “issues of the day that matter to average Americans.”Program is the all-news cabler’s permanent replacement for “Lou Dobbs Tonight,” which ended its run when Dobbs exited the network in November. Since then, CNN has been running a three-hour block of “The Situation Room With Wolf Blitzer” to fill the 7 p.m. hour. CNN said King’s “final dress rehearsal” for the show will be streamed live at noon ET March 19 on CNN.com.
CNN political hour set for premiere
'John King USA' goes live March 22