TITLE

When Incumbents Run in House Races, The Press Stays Home

AUTHOR(S)
Nordlinger, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Spring2001, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how the press in Maryland covered the congressional race between United States Representative Constance A. Morella and Terry Lierman. Failure of the press to provide sufficient coverage of Lierman's candidacy; Reasons for the lack of press coverage on the reelection race; Need for journalists to establish fairness and objectivity in covering the reelectionists and the challengers.
ACCESSION #
4279790

 

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