TITLE

Spanish voters nix media manipulation

AUTHOR(S)
Hopewell, John; Geitz, Christopher
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/16/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 57, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the victory of Spanish President Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's PSOE socialists in majority of political seats in the general election in Spain. Defeat of the Popular Party; Voters' reproof the Popular Party's attempt to control television and press coverage.
ACCESSION #
12606055

 

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