With the Republican and Democratic conventions over, and Mitt Romney and Barack Obama back on the campaign trail, an expert gives OneNewsNow a comparative analysis on how the media covered both political conferences.
Media researchers claim a stark contrast between the way the mainstream media covered the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida, and last week’s Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The Media Reach Center (MRC) notes that “a day after CNN salivated over Michelle Obama’s DNC address, ABC hyped the enthusiasm at the Democratic convention as hitting unprecedented levels on Wednesday night.”
Tim Graham, MRC’s director of media analysis, witnessed excessive exaggeration regarding the reporting on the DNC.
“The coverage of every speech is ‘superb.’ Every utterance is ‘resonating,’” he details. “There’s no worry about how something might hurt the Democrats.”
Read More at onenewsnow.com. By Russ Jones.
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