STUDY: Media Boost Biden With Softer Coverage than Clinton in ’16

Posted on AllSides September 29th, 2020
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Media Bias, Media Watch, 2020 Election, Joe Biden, 2016 Election, Hillary Clinton

Four years ago, the liberal networks pounded Republican nominee Donald Trump with bad press, yet he won the White House anyway. Now, ABC, CBS and NBC evening newscasts are giving Trump the same hostile treatment, but they’ve significantly softened their approach to Trump’s Democratic opponent, former Vice President Joe Biden.

Not only is Biden facing much less negative coverage than the President, he has received only one-sixth as much negative coverage as former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton received during the early weeks of the 2016 general election when she...

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