TITLE

What KMOX and other media have missed

AUTHOR(S)
Klotzer, Charles L.
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
St. Louis Journalism Review;Dec2000/Jan2001, Vol. 31 Issue 232, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the mass media coverage of the 2000 elections in the United States. KMOX television station's shortfalls in covering recent political events; 'American Journalism Review' periodical's failure to report then United States Defense Secretary Dick Cheney's accomplishments; 'Prison Legal News' coverage of Texas Governor George W. Bush's display of compassionate conservative.
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3892600

 

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