Media, money bigger than ever in politics

Hellinger, Daniel
June 2000
St. Louis Journalism Review;Jun2000, Vol. 30 Issue 227, p10
Focuses on the growing role of mass media in political trends in Missouri. Indications that political contests with national implications make the state a magnate for soft money; Concerns over how the political race influences the drive for market share and profit in the mass media.


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