NBCNews.com media bias rating is Lean Left.

NBC News' political bias leans left. In the 2008 election NBC News, along with the other two major broadcast television networks, donated a total of $1,020,816 to the Democratic Party given by  1,160 employees. On the other hand, only 193 donations were made for a total of $142,863 to the Republican Party.

The AllSides Bias Rating™ for NBC News is lean left. As of July 2016, a small majority of over 550 AllSides users disagree with our bias rating of lean left. Our research clearly shows NBC News has a media bias of lean left, but based on community feedback, we will do more research and this rating may change.

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NBC News is the news division of the American broadcast company network NBC. The division under NBC Universal News Group, a subsidary of media conglomerate NBC Universal. The group's various operations report to the president of NBC News. The company was founded in 1926 for radio, and the first news program in American broadcast television history aired on February 21, 1940. The group's broadcasts are produced and aired from Rockerfeller Center, NBC's headquarters in New York City. Meet the Press is the longest-running television series in American history.


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