Six months ago, Pew's Project for Excellence in Journalism (PEJ) came out with a report claiming that the GOP candidates received more positive press coverage than President Obama. This morning, the group came out with another installment from the same ongoing study. Their press release claims: "The President’s media coverage in 2012 has been consistently negative while his Republican challenger has experienced a more mixed narrative.
Poynter.org President Obama said that two weeks ago — when the budget debate was most intense — the controversy over his birthplace was distracting the media and public from more important matters. But Pew’s Project for Excellence i... Read Post
Pew Research Center Just 11% see coverage of Barack Obama that way, reports the Project for Excellence in Journalism. Still, a plurality (41%) says press coverage of President Bush has been fair, while a substantial majority (61%) s... Read Post